Ken Howard

Ken Howard
1944 - 2016

Ken Howard  American Actor


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Ken Howard was previously married to Linda Fetters (1992), Margo Howard (1977 - 1991) and Louise Sorel (1973 - 1975).


American Actor Ken Howard was born Kenneth Joseph Howard Jr on 28th March, 1944 in El Centro, CA and passed away on 23rd Mar 2016 aged 71. He is most remembered for The White Shadow. His zodiac sign is Aries.

Ken Howard was in 9 on-screen matchups, including Candice Azzara in In Her Shoes (2005), Cindy Pickett in Her Hidden Truth (1995), Donna Mills in He's Not Your Son (1984), Michael Learned in Murder in New Hampshire: The Pamela Wojas Smart Story (1991) and Rue McClanahan in The Golden Girls (1985).

Ken Howard is a member of the following lists: Presidents of SAG-AFTRA, Basketball players from New York (state) and Male actors from New York (state).


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Relationship Statistics

Married3 27 years, 4 months 15 years, 1 month 3 years
Total3 27 years, 4 months 15 years, 1 month 3 years


First Name Ken
Middle Name Joseph
Last Name Howard
Full Name at Birth Kenneth Joseph Howard Jr
Alternative Name Stork, The White Shadow
Age 71 (age at death) years
Birthday 28th March, 1944
Birthplace El Centro, CA
Died 23rd March, 2016
Height 6' 6" (198 cm)
Build Large
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Distinctive Feature Tall stature
Zodiac Sign Aries
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Manhasset High School
University Amherst College, Yale School of Drama
Occupation Text Actor, Voice Artist
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame The White Shadow
Year(s) Active 1966–2015
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling) Greene & Associates Talent Agency
Official Websites,

Kenneth Joseph Howard Jr. (March 28, 1944 – March 23, 2016) was an American actor, best known for his roles as Thomas Jefferson in 1776 and as basketball coach and former Chicago Bulls player Ken Reeves in the television show The White Shadow (1978–1981). Howard won the Tony Award for Best Featured Actor in a Play in 1970 for his performance in Child's Play, and later won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie for his work in Grey Gardens (2009).

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Linda Fetters-Personality
Margo Howard78 PiscesColumnist
Louise Sorel77 LeoActress


The Wedding Ringer2015Ed PalmerMovie
Joy2015Mop ExecutiveMovie
Better Living Through Chemistry2014Walter BishopMovie
The Judge2014Judge WarrenMovie
The McCarthys2014Coach ColwellTV Show
Counter Culture2012KenMovie
Just an American2012Dr. SullivanMovie
A Fighting Man2012GeorgeMovie
J. Edgar2011Harlan Fiske StoneMovie
Fairly Legal2011Charles PeaseTV Show
The Council of Dads2011Burt WellsTV Movie
Unscripted2011TV Show
A Numbers Game2010HaroldMovie
Blue Bloods2010MalcolmTV Show
Grey Gardens2009Phelan BealeTV Movie
The Beacon2009Officer Bobby FordMovie
2:132009Sheriff SedgewickMovie
Rambo2008Arthur MarshMovie
Smother2008Gene CooperMovie
Under Still Waters2008ConradMovie
Eli Stone2008Thomas HayesTV Show
Michael Clayton2007Don JeffriesMovie
Sacrifices of the Heart2007Thane WestonTV Movie
Cane2007Joe SamuelsTV Show
Dirty Sexy Money2007Evan ConnelloTV Show
30 Rock2006Hank HooperTV Show
Brothers & Sisters2006Boyd TaylorTV Show
Conviction2006Judge HanfordTV Show
The Nine2006Alvy MunsonTV Show
Dreamer: Inspired by a True Story2005Bill FordMovie
In Her Shoes2005Michael FellerMovie
Ghost Whisperer2005Judge Walter MerrickTV Show
The Closer2005Wes DurantTV Show
The Office2005Ed TruckTV Show
A Boyfriend for Christmas2004Judge (uncredited)TV Movie
Boston Legal2004Judge Walter YardleyTV Show
Huff2004Walt CallahanTV Show
Stuck2004MartyShort Film
Cold Case2003Harry Kemp Jr. '58TV Show
George Lopez2002Dr. WoodsonTV Show
Crossing Jordan2001Max CavanaughTV Show
Perfect Murder, Perfect Town: JonBenét and the City of Boulder2000Alex HunterTV Movie
At First Sight1999Virgil's FatherMovie
Tactical Assault1999General Horace WhiteMovie
A Vow to Cherish1999John BrightonTV Movie
Curb Your Enthusiasm1999Ken AbbotTV Show
Family Law1999ReardonTV Show
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit1999Dr. Arlen RieffTV Show
The West Wing1999Judge Peyton Cabot Harrison IIITV Show
Something Borrowed, Something Blue1997Senator John FarrellTV Movie
The Practice1997Defense Atty. Bradford, Senator Frank PatankiTV Show
Arli$$1996Coach Dreyfuss, RockyTV Show
The Net1995BergstromMovie
Her Hidden Truth1995Jack DevereauxTV Movie
OP Center1995The PresidentTV Movie
The Client1995Charlie BraxtonTV Show
Clear and Present Danger1994Committee ChairmanMovie
One West Waikiki1994Ronald MarkhamTV Show
Moment of Truth: To Walk Again1994Ed KeatingTV Movie
Ulterior Motives1993Malcolm CarterMovie
Hart to Hart Returns1993Dr. Paul MenardTV Movie
Diagnosis Murder1993David Clarke, Special Agent DunleavyTV Show
Mastergate1992Courtleigh BishopTV Movie
Melrose Place1992Mr. George AndrewsTV Show
Batman: The Animated Series1992HartnessTV Show
Memories of Midnight1991Kirk ReynoldsTV Movie
Murder in New Hampshire: The Pamela Wojas Smart Story1991Bill SmartTV Movie
P.S.I. Luv U1991Jack PackerTV Show
Captain Planet and the Planeteers1990TV Show
The Man in the Brown Suit1989Gordon RaceTV Movie
Rage of Angels: The Story Continues1986Adam J. WarnerTV Movie
Dream Girl, U.S.A.1986TV HostTV Show
The Colbys1985Garrett BoydstonTV Show
The Golden Girls1985JerryTV Show
Glitter1984SenatorTV Show
Murder, She Wrote1984Hank Shipton, Matt Kinkaid, Max HagenTV Show
He's Not Your Son1984Michael SaundersTV Movie
Second Thoughts1983John MichaelMovie
Rage of Angels1983Adam WarnerTV Movie
The Thorn Birds1983Rainer HartheimTV Show
Hotel1983Bill Tillery, Malcolm TaylorTV Show
The Hitchhiker1983DuboisTV Show
It's Not Easy1983Jack LongTV Show
The Country Girl1982Bernie DoddTV Movie
Victims1982Joe BuckleyTV Movie
American Playhouse1981Pudd'nhead Wilson, Sam EvansTV Show
Dynasty1981Garrett BoydstonTV Show
Father Damien: The Leper Priest1980Father DamienTV Movie
A Real American Hero1978Danny Boy MitchellTV Movie
Superdome1978Dave WaleckiTV Movie
The White Shadow1978Ken ReevesTV Show
The Critical List1978Nels FreibergTV Movie
Independence1976Thomas JeffersonShort Film
The Manhunter1974Dave BarrettTV Show
Manhunter1974Dave BarrettTV Movie
Adam's Rib1973Adam BonnerTV Show
The Young and the Restless1973George SummersTV Show
17761972Thomas Jefferson (VA)Movie
The Strange Vengeance of Rosalie1972VirgilMovie
Such Good Friends1971CalMovie
Tell Me That You Love Me, Junie Moon1970ArthurMovie
Medical Center1969Kevin MorganTV Show
N.Y.P.D.1967Rick CrossfieldTV Show
Bonanza1959Mark Twain, Samuel ClemensTV Show
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