David Janssen

David Janssen and Angie Dickinson
1931 - 1980

David Janssen  American Actor


David Janssen (March 27, 1931 – February 13, 1980) was an American film and television actor who is best known for his starring role as Dr. Richard Kimble in the television series The Fugitive (1963–1967). Janssen also had the title roles in three ot...

Confirmed Relationships7
Longest Relationship12 yrs
Average Relationship Length5 yrs, 4 mths
Rumored Relationships1
First Name David
Middle Name Harold
Last Name Janssen
Full Name at Birth David Harold Meyer
Age 48 (age at death) years
Birthday 27th March, 1931
Birthplace Naponee, Nebraska, USA
Died 13th February, 1980
Place of Death Malibu, California, USA
Cause of Death Heart Attack
Height 6' 0" (183 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Aries
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Fairfax High School, Los Angeles, CA
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame The Fugitive
Year(s) Active 1945–1980
Father Harold Edward Meyer, Eugene Janssen (step father)
Mother Berniece Graf
Friend Clint Eastwood, Martin Milner
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David Janssen48 AriesActor
Carol Connors75 ScorpioSinger
Dani Crayne81 CapricornActress
Rosemary Forsyth72 CancerActress
Angie Dickinson84 LibraActress
Suzanne Pleshette70 AquariusActress
Ellie Graham-
Sandra Giles83 LeoActress
Tura Satana72 CancerActress


Inchon1981 David Feld Movie
City in Fear1980 Vince Perrino TV Movie
High Ice1980 Glencoe MacDonald TV Movie
S.O.S. Titanic1979 John Jacob Astor TV Movie
The Golden Gate Murders1979 Det. Sgt. Paul Silver TV Movie
Biography1979 Host TV Show
Covert Action1978 Lester Horton Movie
Centennial1978 Paul Garrett TV Show
Nowhere to Run1978 Harry Adams TV Movie
Superdome1978 Mike Shelley TV Movie
The Word1978 Steve Randall TV Show
Golden Rendezvous1977 Charles Conway Movie
Warhead1977 Tony Stevens Movie
A Sensitive, Passionate Man1977 Michael Delaney TV Movie
The Swiss Conspiracy1976 David Christopher Movie
Two-Minute Warning1976 Steve Movie
Mayday at 40,000 Feet!1976 Captain Pete Douglass TV Movie
Stalk the Wild Child1976 Dr. James Hazard TV Movie
Once Is Not Enough1975 Tom Colt Movie
Smile Jenny, You're Dead1974 Harry Orwell TV Movie
Fer-de-Lance1974 Russ Bogan TV Movie
Little Boy Lost1974 Eddie Loman Movie
Birds of Prey1973 Harry Walker TV Movie
Hijack!1973 Jake Wilkenson TV Movie
Pioneer Woman1973 Robert Douglas TV Movie
Harry O1973 Harry Orwell TV Show
Police Story1973 Sgt. Joe Wilson TV Show
Moon of the Wolf1972 Sheriff Aaron Whitaker TV Movie
The Longest Night1972 Alan Chambers TV Movie
Cannon1971 Ian Kirk TV Show
O'Hara, U.S. Treasury1971 Jim O'Hara TV Show
Macho Callahan1970 Diego Callahan Movie
Night Chase1970 Adrian Vico TV Movie
The Tim Conway Comedy Hour1970 TV Show
Generation1969 Jim Bolton Movie
Marooned1969 Ted Dougherty Movie
Where It's At1969 A.C. Movie
The Green Berets1968 George Beckworth Movie
The Shoes of the Fisherman1968 George Faber Movie
Warning Shot1967 Sgt. Tom Valens TV Movie
My Six Loves1963 Marty Bliss Movie
The Fugitive1963 Dr. Richard Kimble TV Show
The Fugitive1963 Dr. Richard Kimble, James Lincoln Movie
The Eleventh Hour1962 Hal Kincaid TV Show
Belle Sommers1962 Danny Castle TV Movie
Dondi1961 Dealey Movie
King of the Roaring 20's: The Story of Arnold Rothstein1961 Arnold Rothstein Movie
Man-Trap1961 Vince Biskay Movie
Ring of Fire1961 Sergeant Steve Walsh Movie
Cain's Hundred1961 Dan Mullin TV Show
Follow the Sun1961 Johnny Sadowsky TV Show
The Dick Powell Theatre1961 Kenneth 'Ken' Morgan TV Show
Twenty Plus Two1961 Tom Alder Movie
Target: The Corruptors1961 Robbie Wilson TV Show
Hell to Eternity1960 Sgt. Bill Hazen Movie
Checkmate1960 Len Kobalsky TV Show
Route 661960 Karno Starling TV Show
Kraft Mystery Theater1960 TV Show
Adventures in Paradise1959 Scotty Bell TV Show
Lafayette Escadrille1958 Duke Sinclair Movie
Naked City1958 Carl Ashland, Blair Cameron TV Show
Westinghouse Desilu Playhouse1958 Ross Ingraham TV Show
Richard Diamond, Private Detective1957 Richard Diamond TV Show
Alcoa Theatre1957 Jim McCandless, Mike Harper TV Show
Away All Boats1956 Talker (uncredited) Movie
Francis in the Haunted House1956 Police Lieutenant Hopkins Movie
Never Say Goodbye1956 Dave Heller Movie
The Girl He Left Behind1956 Capt. Genaro Movie
The Toy Tiger1956 Larry Tripps Movie
Sheriff of Cochise1956 Arnie Hix TV Show
Zane Grey Theater1956 Dix Porter, Seth Larker, Tod Owen TV Show
Showdown at Abilene1956 Verne Ward Movie
Conflict1956 Sid Lukes TV Show
Mr. Black Magic1956 Master of Ceremonies Short Film
All That Heaven Allows1955 Freddie Norton (uncredited) Movie
Chief Crazy Horse1955 Lt. Colin Cartwright Movie
Cult of the Cobra1955 Rico Nardi Movie
Francis in the Navy1955 Lt. Anders Movie
The Private War of Major Benson1955 Young Lieutenant Movie
The Square Jungle1955 Jack Lindsay Movie
To Hell and Back1955 Lieutenant Lee Movie
Matinee Theatre1955 Paul Merrick TV Show
The Millionaire1955 David Barrett, Peter Miller TV Show
The Nat 'King' Cole Musical Story1955 Narrator (uncredited) Short Film
Leave It to Harry1954 Quiz Show Host Movie
G.E. True Theater1953 Pat Howard TV Show
You Are There1953 Grat Dalton TV Show
Bonzo Goes to College1952 Jack (uncredited) Movie
Francis Goes to West Point1952 Cpl. Thomas (as Dave Janssen) Movie
No Room for the Groom1952 Soldier (scenes deleted) Movie
Untamed Frontier1952 Lottie's Dance Partner (uncredited) Movie
Yankee Buccaneer1952 Beckett Movie
Death Valley Days1952 Dr. Bill Breckenridge TV Show
Back at the Front1952 Soldier (uncredited) Movie
Boston Blackie1951 Armored Car Driver TV Show
Lux Video Theatre1950 Johnny Reynolds Jr., Joe Davies, Ralph TV Show
Swamp Fire1946 Emile's Eldest Son (uncredited) Movie
It's a Pleasure1945 Davey, boy referee (uncredited) Movie
Crusade of Youth Movie
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khellarDec 13, 2011

not my favorite actor of all time

carlaApr 25, 2009

i liked david janssen very much, thought he was a great actor.soooooo very sorry. died tooooo young,very handsome guy.GOD BLESS YOU......

TomMar 22, 2009

Would any of you know what religion David Janssen belonged to?Just curious.Please email me soon.Thank you for your time.Tom

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