Victor French

Victor French
1934 - 1989

Victor French  American Actor


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Victor French was previously married to Julie Cobb and Judith Schenz.


American Actor Victor French was born Victor Edwin French on 4th December, 1934 in Santa Barbara, California and passed away on 15th Jun 1989 Los Angeles, California aged 54. He is most remembered for Highway to Heaven, Little House on the Prairie. His zodiac sign is Sagittarius.

Victor French was in 3 on-screen matchups, including Bonnie Bartlett in Little House on the Prairie (1974), Jill Schoelen in Little House on the Prairie (1974) and Corinne Camacho in Little House on the Prairie (1974).

Victor French is a member of the following lists: Western (genre) television actors, Male actors from Santa Barbara, California and 20th-century American male actors.


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Married2 16 years 9 years, 1 month 2 years, 2 months
Total2 16 years 9 years, 1 month 2 years, 2 months


First Name Victor
Middle Name Edwin
Last Name French
Full Name at Birth Victor Edwin French
Age 54 (age at death) years
Birthday 4th December, 1934
Birthplace Santa Barbara, California
Died 15th June, 1989
Place of Death Los Angeles, California
Cause of Death Lung Cancer
Build Average
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actor, Director, stuntman
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Highway to Heaven, Little House on the Prairie
Year(s) Active 1954–1989
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Father Ted French (actor and stuntman)
Family Member Charles A. French (Grandfather)
Associated People Michael Landon (actor, director), Melissa Gilbert (actress), Melissa Sue Anderson (actress), Karen Grassle (actress)

Victor Edwin French (December 4, 1934 – June 15, 1989) was an American actor and director. He is remembered for roles on the television programs Little House on the Prairie, Highway to Heaven and Carter Country.

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Victor French54 SagittariusActor
Julie Cobb71 GeminiActress
Judith Schenz-Relative


Little House: Bless All the Dear Children1984Isaiah EdwardsTV Movie
Little House: The Last Farewell1984Isaiah EdwardsTV Movie
Highway to Heaven1984Mark GordonTV Show
Little House: Look Back to Yesterday1983Isaiah EdwardsTV Movie
An Officer and a Gentleman1982Joe PokrifikiMovie
Fame1982Mr. DonlonTV Show
Choices1981Gary CarluccioMovie
The Ghosts of Buxley Hall1980Sergeant Major Cheater B. SweetTV Movie
The Golden Moment: An Olympic Love Story1980Anatoly AndreyevTV Movie
Riding for the Pony Express1980Irving G. PeacockTV Movie
Amateur Night at the Dixie Bar and Grill1979MacTV Movie
Carter Country1977Chief Roy MobeyTV Show
CHiPs1977Vicotor FrenchTV Show
Sara1976AchilleTV Show
The House on Skull Mountain1974Dr. Andrew CunninghamMovie
The Nickel Ride1974PaddieMovie
Little House on the Prairie1974Isaiah EdwardsTV Show
Petrocelli1974Roy CaldwellTV Show
The Tribe1974MathisTV Movie
Chato's Land1972Martin HallMovie
The Other1972AngeliniMovie
Kung Fu1972Sheriff Aldon PoolTV Show
The Rookies1972Crazy MarvinTV Show
The Streets of San Francisco1972Reggie 'Reg' NorrisTV Show
Wild Rovers1971SheriffMovie
Longstreet1971Hank CottleTV Show
O'Hara, U.S. Treasury1971Paris KohlerTV Show
The Waltons1971Curtis NortonTV Show
Flap1970Sgt. RaffertyMovie
Rio Lobo1970KetchamMovie
There Was a Crooked Man...1970WhiskeyMovie
Dan August1970Art BowmanTV Show
Cutter's Trail1970Alex BowenTV Movie
Charro!1969Vince HackettMovie
Death of a Gunfighter1969Phil MillerMovie
Lancer1968Travis CaudleTV Show
Captain Nice1967AnthonyTV Show
Cimarron Strip1967Rafe ColemanTV Show
Gentle Ben1967TurnerTV Show
Mannix1967Karl Hastings, Matt BrandonTV Show
The Danny Thomas Hour1967DetectiveTV Show
Batman1966Hood No. ITV Show
Mission: Impossible1966Leduc, Vic HatcherTV Show
Tarzan1966CotonasosTV Show
Iron Horse1966Harry ClearyTV Show
The Hero1966Fred GilmanTV Show
Branded1965SheriffTV Show
F Troop1965Cpl. Matt DelaneyTV Show
Get Smart1965Agent 44, Insurance ManTV Show
Hogan's Heroes1965CommandoTV Show
The F.B.I.1965Lloyd Smith, Riles, Vincent Roger TobiasTV Show
The Wild Wild West1965ArnoldTV Show
Daniel Boone1964Blue Belly Sangster, EssTV Show
No Time for Sergeants1964LeonardTV Show
Slattery's People1964Peter LindlerTV Show
Spencer's Mountain1963Spencer Brother (uncredited)Movie
The Quick and the Dead1963Milo RileyMovie
Grindl1963Deputy #1TV Show
Kraft Suspense Theatre1963MurdererTV Show
My Favorite Martian1963Mugs CarsonTV Show
Temple Houston1963Willie HarrodTV Show
The Dakotas1963LarrimoreTV Show
The Beverly Hillbillies1962TonyTV Show
The Virginian1962Michael, RoyTV Show
G.E. True1962TV Show
Ben Casey1961Dr. WoodTV Show
Dr. Kildare1961JackTV Show
Hazel1961BailiffTV Show
The Clown and the Kid1961Patrolman #1 (uncredited)Movie
The Magnificent Seven1960Front Office Clerk (uncredited)Movie
Two Faces West1960TV Show
Bonanza1959Aaron Gore, Jesse Potter, Tom CallahanTV Show
Hawaiian Eye1959Floyd DillonTV Show
Rawhide1959BartenderTV Show
77 Sunset Strip1958Deputy CollinsTV Show
Mister Ed1958MurphyTV Show
The Donna Reed Show1958MikeTV Show
Wagon Train1957BealTV Show
Gunsmoke1955Dibble Pugh, Eben Luken, Sheriff Bo HarkerTV Show
TV Reader's Digest1955Bill's HenchmanTV Show
Lassie1954Joe, SurveyorTV Show
Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color1954Scant Luther, Sergeant Major Cheater B. SweetTV Show
Death Valley Days1952Charbonneau, Louis BaptisteTV Show
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rn_tracy1_rnrn_tracy1_rnApr 26, 2013

Love him and Michael Landon on Highway to Heaven. RIP both of you.

Kymber202Jul 30, 2012

Hello Judith,
My name is Kim Oldfield and I was wondering who Victor French birth mother was. It looks like my mother may have been that person but don't know. Her name was Jayne Sells and would have been 15 at the time she gave birth. Please let me know if you do know if Victor was adopted or not. Victor was at our home in L.A.and use to visit my mother when I was about 13. We lived in Granada Hills at that time and then moved. Any help is very helpful as I do not know their connection. I spoke to Julie Cobb but she knew nothing as they were not married very long. Thank you, Kim

judith French WilliamsOct 25, 2009

Hi there. I was married to Vic for 15 years. Vic and I have 3 children, Identical twin girls, Tracy and Kelly and a Son Victor Allen. Our son was Vic`s standin until his death in 1989. We remained friends even though we both remarried. He was a really nice man and a brillant actor and he didn`t start the Company of Angels. and I don`t recall ever seeing Leonard Nemoy over there. The director of the theater when Vic joined was Bob ELenstein. and Sally Kellerman was there, Wright King was a member and Vic Tayback was there. Just to name a few. I hope I`ve cleared up some of the misconceptions for you guys. You got any question, feel free to email me. Judi

SalOct 13, 2009

I met Victor along w/Michael Landon (his close pal)at the Forum Boxing club....we kept running into each other and soon became good friends. This man was the real deal; great actorreal deal as well as a great actor!! Miss U Vic!

CindyDec 30, 2008

I was really surprised to find that Victor was in so many movies. I only new him from "Little House on the Prarie" and "Highway to Heaven" I saw Victor many times at the "Forum" and a Kareoke Club down the street from NBC studios. I got his autograph on a Stroh`s Fight Night program along with Jimmy Lennon Sr.s just before both of them passed away. (1985) I really liked Victor. He seemed to be a good guy.

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