Jack Dodson

Jack Dodson
1931 - 1994
Jack Dodson  American Actor

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Jack Dodson was previously married to Mary Dodson (1959 - 1994).


American Actor Jack Dodson was born on 16th May, 1931 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA and passed away on 16th Sep 1994 Los Angeles, California, USA aged 63. He is most remembered for The Andy Griffith Show. His zodiac sign is Taurus.

Jack Dodson was in 2 on-screen matchups, including Jan Shutan in The Andy Griffith Show (1960) and Nina Shipman in The Andy Griffith Show (1960).

Jack Dodson is a member of the following lists: American television actors, Actors from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and 1931 births.


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Married1 36 years, 8 months - -
Total1 36 years, 8 months - -


First Name Jack
Last Name Dodson
Age 63 (age at death) years
Birthday 16th May, 1931
Birthplace Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Died 16th September, 1994
Place of Death Los Angeles, California, USA
Cause of Death Heart Failure
Buried Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend
Height 6' 3" (191 cm)
Build Average
Hair Color Grey
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame The Andy Griffith Show
Year(s) Active 1960–1994

John Smeaton "Jack" Dodson (May 16, 1931 – September 16, 1994) was an American television actor best remembered for the milquetoast character Howard Sprague on The Andy Griffith Show and its spin-off Mayberry R.F.D. From 1959 until his death in 1994, Dodson was married to television art director Mary Dodson.

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Jack Dodson63 TaurusActor
Mary Dodson83 LibraArt Director


A Climate for Killing1991Sam MoorehouseMovie
Homefront1991Mr. MelonTV Show
Duet1987Walter JohnsonTV Show
Just the Ten of Us1987BurtTV Show
Return to Mayberry1986Howard SpragueTV Movie
It's Garry Shandling's Show.1986Howard SpragueTV Show
L.A. Law1986Bradford FredericksTV Show
Matlock1986William AustinTV Show
Growing Pains1985Judge HermanTV Show
Mr. Belvedere1985Carl PutnamTV Show
Night Court1984TV Show
Something Wicked This Way Comes1983Dr. DouglasMovie
Mama's Family1983GusTV Show
The New Leave It to Beaver1983Dr. Harold WarrenTV Show
Million Dollar Infield1982ChuckTV Movie
Newhart1982Mr. ShaverTV Show
St. Elsewhere1982Judge FarnhamTV Show
Cagney & Lacey1981Bill CarstairsTV Show
Gimme a Break!1981Principal SmytheTV Show
American Playhouse1980Charlie Hughes, F. Edward HebertTV Show
Phyl & Mikhy1980Edgar 'Truck' MorleyTV Show
Broadway on Showtime1980Charlie HughesTV Show
13 Queens Boulevard1979Mr. SloanTV Show
Archie Bunker's Place1979TomTV Show
Benson1979Mac McFadden, Major, Senator ChapmanTV Show
Mork & Mindy1978RickyTV Show
In the Beginning1978Msgr. Francis X. BarlowTV Show
Snavely1978Mr. BishopTV Movie
Carter Country1977LudlowTV Show
Lou Grant1977Walter ParrottTV Show
A.E.S. Hudson Street1977CoodyTV Show
Walkin' Walter1977Wendell HendersonTV Show
All's Fair1976Senator Wayne JoplinTV Show
CPO Sharkey1976Dr. SavageTV Show
Quincy M.E.1976Mr. BarswellTV Show
The Nancy Walker Show1976Ed GreenburgerTV Show
The Practice1976Dr. GardnerTV Show
Adams of Eagle Lake1975Doc RussellTV Show
Barney Miller1975Henry St. Martin, Mr. Franklin, Mr. VogelTV Show
One Day at a Time1975Bernie, Mr. ReedTV Show
Welcome Back, Kotter1975Mr. HansenTV Show
Thunderbolt and Lightfoot1974Vault ManagerMovie
Happy Days1974Dr. Mickey MalphTV Show
The Manhunter1974Judge CormanTV Show
Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid1973HowlandMovie
Police Story1973Osburn ParkerTV Show
The Getaway1972Harold ClintonMovie
Emergency!1972GeorgeTV Show
Maude1972Floyd Hathaway, Rev. HarperTV Show
Great Performances1971Paul SycamoreTV Show
The Jimmy Stewart Show1971HollyTV Show
Angel in My Pocket1969Norman GreshamMovie
Room 2221969Mr. CaseyTV Show
Sesame Street1969Man in Letter U cartoonTV Show
Hawaii Five-O1968Will RowanTV Show
Mayberry R.F.D.1968Howard SpragueTV Show
The Doris Day Show1968Henry ThurstonTV Show
Munster, Go Home!1966Second Ship Steward (uncredited)Movie
The Road West1966Jack HansonTV Show
The Wackiest Ship in the Army1965Commander JuddTV Show
Peyton Place1964Al PearsonTV Show
The Fugitive1963LieutenantTV Show
The Virginian1962Henry BrodieTV Show
Car 54, Where Are You?1961the WorkmanTV Show
Hazel1961Grouchy open house lookerTV Show
The Andy Griffith Show1960Ed Jenkins, Howard SpragueTV Show
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BreanaJan 5, 2010

Jack Dodson was a wonderful person who appeared on many tv shows even though his best was his own show The Andy griffith show.

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