Don Porter

Don Porter
1912 - 1997

Don Porter  American Actor


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Don Porter was previously married to Peggy Converse.


American Actor Don Porter was born Donald Porter on 24th September, 1912 in Miami, Oklahoma, USA and passed away on 11th Feb 1997 Beverly Hills, California, USA aged 84. He is most remembered for Gidget. His zodiac sign is Libra.

Don Porter was in an on-screen matchup with Barbara Billingsley in The Love Boat (1977).

Don Porter is a member of the following lists: American film actors, American television actors and 1912 births.


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First Name Don
Last Name Porter
Full Name at Birth Donald Porter
Age 84 (age at death) years
Birthday 24th September, 1912
Birthplace Miami, Oklahoma, USA
Died 11th February, 1997
Place of Death Beverly Hills, California, USA
Cause of Death Natural Causes
Buried Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend
Height 5' 10½" (179 cm)
Build Average
Hair Color Grey
Zodiac Sign Libra
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Gidget
Year(s) Active 1939 – 1988

Donald Porter (September 24, 1912 – February 11, 1997) was an American actor who appeared in a number of films in the 1940s, including Top Sergeant and Eagle Squadron.

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Don Porter84 LibraActor
Peggy Converse95 AriesActress


CBS Summer Playhouse1987Charles PorterTV Show
Matlock1986Prof. Erskine TateTV Show
All Together Now1984Grandpa Ed ParkerTV Movie
Hotel1983Jonathan CorryTV Show
The Ghosts of Buxley Hall1980Judge Oliver HaynesTV Movie
The Last Song1980Philip BrockhurstTV Movie
Battles: The Murder That Wouldn't Die1980Gen. Rocky JensenTV Movie
Interview with Pontius Pilate1980Theodore MichaelShort Film
Turnabout1979EdTV Show
Butterflies in Heat1979Commodore PhillipsMovie
Frankie and Annette: The Second Time Around1978The DeanTV Movie
Dallas1978Matt DevlinTV Show
Sword of Justice1978Judge AddamsTV Show
The Paper Chase1978Franklin Ford IITV Show
Vega$1978Senator William MitchellTV Show
The President's Mistress1978CraigTV Movie
Christmas Miracle in Caufield, U.S.A.1977CaufieldTV Movie
Fantasy Island1977Emmett LathamTV Show
The Love Boat1977George Cowens, Slade SummerhillTV Show
City of Angels1976ManningTV Show
The Bionic Woman1976Dr. James CourtneyTV Show
Three's Company1976Uncle FremontTV Show
White Line Fever1975CutlerMovie
The Legend of Lizzie Borden1975George RobinsonTV Movie
Ellery Queen1975Gregory LaytonTV Show
Phyllis1975JackTV Show
Switch1975Paul Lorimer, SalvensenTV Show
Archer1975Robert LawrenceTV Show
Last Hours Before Morning1975Mr. PaceTV Movie
A Woman for All Men1975BarneyMovie
Mame1974Mr. UpsonMovie
Happy Anniversary and Goodbye1974Ed "Mad Dog" MurphyTV Movie
The Morning After1974Rudy KingTV Movie
The Six Million Dollar Man1974Dr. Stanley BaconTV Show
Murder or Mercy1974Henry BalinTV Movie
40 Carats1973Mr. LathamMovie
The Norliss Tapes1973Sanford T. EvansTV Movie
Barnaby Jones1973Adam Montgomery, Jeremy MarkhamTV Show
Chase1973MillerTV Show
Tenafly1973MilesTV Show
The New Perry Mason1973Otis TempleTV Show
The Fuzz Brothers1973FlowersTV Movie
The Candidate1972Senator Crocker JarmonMovie
Banacek1972Arnold LeelandTV Show
The Rookies1972Gen. BrookerTV Show
The ABC Afternoon Playbreak1972George OwensTV Show
Cade's County1971Martin RussellTV Show
McMillan & Wife1971Adrian DanzingerTV Show
Love, American Style1969TV Show
Live a Little, Love a Little1968Mike LansdownMovie
Hawaii Five-O1968Alex Kelsey, Jonathan CavelTV Show
Here's Lucy1968Ken RichardsTV Show
Mod Squad1968Dean Prentiss Markham, Walter RyanTV Show
Judd for the Defense1967Frank VintonTV Show
Love on a Rooftop1966NarratorTV Show
Gidget1965Professor Russell LawrenceTV Show
Green Acres1965Bob CarterTV Show
The F.B.I.1965Mason HammondTV Show
Youngblood Hawke1964Ferdie LaxMovie
Gidget Goes to Rome1963Russell LawrenceMovie
Vacation Playhouse1963Battersea, The HousekeeperTV Show
I Love My Doctor1962Dr. Jim BarkleyTV Movie
Bachelor in Paradise1961Thomas W. JynsonMovie
Insight1960Jim HindsTV Show
The Ann Sothern Show1958James DeveryTV Show
Desk Set1957Elevator Operator Don (uncredited)Movie
Our Miss Brooks1956Lawrence NolanMovie
Matinee Theatre1955TV Show
The Magical World of Disney1954Judge Oliver HaynesTV Show
Private Secretary1953Peter SandsTV Show
Because You're Mine1952Capt. Burton Nordell LoringMovie
Cripple Creek1952Denver JonesMovie
The Savage1952Running Dog (as Donald Porter)Movie
The Turning Point1952Joe SilbrayMovie
The Racket1951R.G. ConnollyMovie
711 Ocean Drive1950Larry Mason (as Donald Porter)Movie
Mrs. O'Malley and Mr. Malone1950Myron BrynkMovie
My Friend Irma Goes West1950Mr. BrentMovie
Buck Privates Come Home1947Captain ChristieMovie
Cuban Pete1946RobertsMovie
She-Wolf of London1946Barry LanfieldMovie
Danger Woman1946Prof. Claude RuppertMovie
Wild Beauty1946Dr. Dave MorrowMovie
Resisting Enemy Interrogation1944Lt. Frank L. Williams, Jr. - American Co-pilot (uncredited)Movie
Keep 'Em Slugging1943JerryMovie
Reconnaissance Pilot1943Camera Instructor (uncredited)Movie
Eagle Squadron1942RamseyMovie
Night Monster1942Dick BaldwinMovie
Who Done It? (1942 film)1942Art FraserMovie
Keeping Fit1942Don - Co-workerShort Film
Madame Spy1942David BannisterMovie
Top Sergeant1942Al BennettMovie
Eyes of the Underworld1942Edward JasonMovie
Sing for Your Supper1941Tim (uncredited)Movie
Mystery of the White Room1939Dr. Donald FoxMovie
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