John Anderson

John Anderson
1922 - 1992

John Anderson  American Actor


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Rest in peace.


John Anderson was previously married to Patricia Ann Cason (1946 - 1989).

John Anderson had encounters with Luana Patten (1957) and Sally Todd (1956).


American Actor John Anderson was born John Robert Anderson on 20th October, 1922 in Clayton, Illinois, USA and passed away on 7th Aug 1992 Sherman Oaks, CA, USA aged 69. He is most remembered for Gunsmoke, MacGyver. His zodiac sign is Libra.

John Anderson was in 2 on-screen matchups, including Anne Haney in Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987) and Katherine Cannon in Matlock (1986).

John Anderson is a member of the following lists: American film actors, American television actors and American television directors.


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Relationship Statistics

Married1 45 years, 2 months - -
Encounter2 1 month, 1 day 1 month 1 month
Total3 45 years, 2 months 15 years, 1 month 1 month


First Name John
Middle Name Robert
Last Name Anderson
Full Name at Birth John Robert Anderson
Alternative Name John Robert Anderson, John Anderson
Age 69 (age at death) years
Birthday 20th October, 1922
Birthplace Clayton, Illinois, USA
Died 7th August, 1992
Place of Death Sherman Oaks, CA, USA
Cause of Death Heart attack
Buried Cremated, Ashes scattered at sea
Height 6' 3" (191 cm)
Build Average
Hair Color Grey
Zodiac Sign Libra
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
University University of Iowa
Occupation Text Actor | Assistant Director | Soundtrack
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Gunsmoke, MacGyver
Music Genre Country
Year(s) Active 1950-1992, 1950–1992
Music Style Contemporary Country, New Traditionalist, Country-Pop, Honky Tonk, Neo-Traditionalist Country, Outlaw Country
Music Mood Earthy, Plaintive, Reflective, Rollicking, Sentimental, Rousing, Passionate, Relaxed, Amiable/Good-Natured, Romantic, Wistful, Warm, Swaggering, Intimate, Laid-Back/Mellow, Rowdy, Bittersweet, Melancholy, Earnest
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John Robert Anderson (October 20, 1922 – August 7, 1992) was an American character actor who performed in hundreds of stage, film, and television productions during a career that spanned over four decades.

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John Anderson69 LibraActor
Luana Patten57 CancerActress
Sally Todd87 GeminiActress
Patricia Ann Cason-Spouse


Bed of Lies1992Price Daniel, Sr.TV Movie
Babe Ruth1991Judge LandisTV Movie
Daddy1991George WatsonTV Movie
In Broad Daylight1991Wes WestermanTV Movie
Shannon's Deal1990TV Show
Deadly Innocents1990GusMovie
Follow Your Heart1990JoshTV Movie
Full Exposure: The Sex Tapes Scandal1989George DuttonTV Movie
Quantum Leap1989Pat KnightTV Show
Eight Men Out1988Judge Kenesaw Mountain LandisMovie
Baby Boom1988AnakottTV Show
Knightwatch1988MorrisTV Show
Annie McGuire1988O'ReillyTV Show
American Harvest1987Judge MeriweatherTV Movie
Jake and the Fatman1987Ace ThompsonTV Show
Mathnet1987RoarkTV Show
Square One TV1987RoarkTV Show
Star Trek: The Next Generation1987Kevin UxbridgeTV Show
Never Too Young to Die1986ArlissMovie
Dream West1986Brig. Gen. BrookeTV Show
Heart of the City1986WarrenTV Show
Matlock1986Sam ChandlerTV Show
Our House1986Lt. Col. Roger TraskTV Show
Perfect Strangers1986Grandpa Beaumont 'Buzz' AppletonTV Show
Starman1986RayfieldTV Show
Scorpion1986Joel, Noel G. KochMovie
Hardesty House1986Maxwell Eaton IITV Movie
North and South1985William HazardTV Show
MacGyver1985Harry JacksonTV Show
Sins of the Past1984Rev. Donald RandolphTV Movie
Hunter1984Winston TaggertTV Show
Jessie1984PeckhamTV Show
Murder, She Wrote1984Andrew DixonTV Show
Riptide1984Walter TrumanTV Show
Scarecrow and Mrs. King1983Humbug, Walter David ReillyTV Show
Missing Children: A Mother's Story1982Stanley WillardTV Movie
The First Time1982Paul CooperTV Movie
Matt Houston1982Capt. Conroy, Judge David MyerTV Show
Silver Spoons1982Captain StarkTV Show
Voyagers!1982Abraham LincolnTV Show
The American Adventure1982Franklin D. Roosevelt (voice), Mark TwainMovie
Zoot Suit1981Judge F.W. CharlesMovie
Bret Maverick1981General FryeTV Show
Checking In1981Mr. ClaymoreTV Show
The Fall Guy1981Al BartonTV Show
The Greatest American Hero1981General Gerald StockerTV Show
Out of the Blue1980T.V. InterviewerMovie
Smokey and the Bandit II1980GovernorMovie
Sanford1980JudgeTV Show
Tenspeed and Brown Shoe1980Vernon LawsTV Show
Backstairs at the White House1979President Franklin Delano RooseveltTV Show
$weepstake$1979Thomas SingerTV Show
Hart to Hart1979Jim BlyeTV Show
The Misadventures of Sheriff Lobo1979Col. ClaybornTV Show
In Search of Historic Jesus1979CaiaphasMovie
The Deerslayer1978HutterTV Movie
Dallas1978Dr. Herbert Styles, Richard McIntyreTV Show
Project U.F.O.1978Captain BergstadTV Show
The Incredible Hulk1978Mike CalahanTV Show
Donner Pass: The Road to Survival1978Patrick BreenTV Movie
The Lincoln Conspiracy1977Abraham LincolnMovie
Peter Lundy and the Medicine Hat Stallion1977Alexander MajorsTV Movie
Tail Gunner Joe1977Gen. George C. Marshall (uncredited)TV Movie
The Force of Evil1977Sheriff Floyd CarringtonTV Movie
ABC Weekend Specials1977Curtis GeorgeTV Show
Lou Grant1977Russell GraingerTV Show
Tales of the Unexpected1977Floyd CarringtonTV Show
"Hallmark Hall of Fame" The Last Hurrah1977Amos ForceTV Movie
The Quest1976Army OfficerTV Movie
Quincy M.E.1976Chief Frank Ollano, Justin DeWilde, Movie DirectorTV Show
Rich Man, Poor Man - Book II1976ScottyTV Show
The Quest1976HarperTV Show
Bridger1976President Andrew JacksonTV Movie
The Dark Side of Innocence1976Stephen HancockTV Movie
Bronk1975Colonel HeckerTV Show
The Family Holvak1975McKessonTV Show
The Jeffersons1975Mr. ClaymoreTV Show
The Specialist1975Pike SmithMovie
Dead Man on the Run1975Jason MonroeTV Movie
Death Among Friends1975Capt. LewisTV Movie
The Dove1974Mike TurkMovie
Smile Jenny, You're Dead1974Col. John LockportTV Movie
Little House on the Prairie1974Amos PikeTV Show
Petrocelli1974Joshua ForbesTV Show
The Manhunter1974TV Show
The Rockford Files1974Gerald A. O'MalleyTV Show
Heat Wave!1974TolerTV Movie
Manhunter1974Aaron DenverTV Movie
Lincoln: Trial by Fire1974TV Movie
Executive Action1973HallidayMovie
Barnaby Jones1973John AlbrightTV Show
Counselor at Crime1973Don Vito AlbaneseMovie
Brock's Last Case1973Joe CuspisTV Movie
Call to Danger1973Edward McClureTV Movie
Set This Town on Fire1973Henry KealeyTV Movie
Egan1973J.R. KingTV Movie
Man and Boy1972StretchMovie
Molly and Lawless John1972Sheriff Marvin ParkerMovie
The Stepmother1972Inspector DarneziMovie
Emergency!1972Captain Bob RobertsTV Show
Hec Ramsey1972Gabe Rawlins, Harry MunsonTV Show
Kung Fu1972Benjamin Dundee, Jack YoungbloodTV Show
M*A*S*H1972Gen. Addison CollinsTV Show
The Bob Newhart Show1972Mr. Charlie ColtonTV Show
The Sixth Sense1972The SheriffTV Show
Bearcats!1971Judge Juan O'BrienTV Show
Cade's County1971Colonel StreetTV Show
Cannon1971Major BlissTV Show
McMillan & Wife1971Sandy KingTV Show
Hitched1971Jomer CruettTV Movie
Cotton Comes to Harlem1970Capt. BryceMovie
Soldier Blue1970Col. IversonMovie
The Animals1970Sheriff Allan PierceMovie
The Andersonville Trial1970Ambrose SpencerTV Movie
Heaven with a Gun1969Asa BeckMovie
The Great Bank Robbery1969Mayor KincaidMovie
Young Billy Young1969BooneMovie
Night Gallery1969SheriffTV Show
5 Card Stud1968Marshal DanaMovie
A Man Called Gannon1968CapperMovie
Day of the Evil Gun1968Captain Jefferson AddisMovie
Hawaii Five-O1968Brig. General Earl RigneyTV Show
Here Come the Brides1968Gentleman Harry Smith, SilasTV Show
Lancer1968SheriffTV Show
Massacre Harbor1968Maj. IndrusMovie
A Covenant with Death1967DietrichMovie
Welcome to Hard Times1967Ezra Maple, Isaac MapleMovie
Cimarron Strip1967Arn TinkerTV Show
Dundee and the Culhane1967KintpaushTV Show
Mannix1967George BlakeTV Show
Namu, the Killer Whale1966Joe ClausenMovie
The Fortune Cookie1966Abraham Lincoln (uncredited)Movie
Felony Squad1966Lt. Mike ReineckTV Show
Occasional Wife1966Col. ThorndykeTV Show
Tarzan1966DolanTV Show
Iron Horse1966Burton Standish, Sven OlsenTV Show
The Rat Patrol1966Gen. Owen Lansbury, Major IndrusTV Show
The Road West1966Major PerryTV Show
Scalplock1966Burton StandishTV Movie
Sidekicks1966SheriffTV Movie
The Hallelujah Trail1965Sgt. BuellMovie
The Satan Bug1965Agent ReaganMovie
A Man Called Shenandoah1965Sheriff HaleyTV Show
The Big Valley1965Matt, Matt BentellTV Show
The F.B.I.1965Adam MacDonald, BollinTV Show
The Legend of Jesse James1965Moss CanbyTV Show
The Wackiest Ship in the Army1965Sergeant MacTV Show
Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea1964Dr. JanusTV Show
For the Love of Willadean1964Farmer WillsTV Movie
Kraft Suspense Theatre1963RankinTV Show
My Favorite Martian1963Capt. FarrowTV Show
The Fugitive1963Ed Shrader, Justin BriggsTV Show
The Great Adventure1963Andrew Jackson, Colonel KnowltonTV Show
The Lieutenant1963Joe HammondTV Show
The Outer Limits1963Ebonite InterrogatorTV Show
Redigo1963Lee CrescoTV Show
Geronimo1962Jeremiah BurnsMovie
How the West Was Won1962Man (uncredited)Movie
Ride the High Country1962Elder HammondMovie
Walk on the Wild Side1962PreacherMovie
Sam Benedict1962James Bradley, Jim BradleyTV Show
Stoney Burke1962Bruce Austin, Foster FowlerTV Show
The Alfred Hitchcock Hour1962Adam, Luke HunterTV Show
The Eleventh Hour1962Agent SterneTV Show
The Virginian1962Deputy Sheriff Sam Morrell, Sam McLain, Seth JamesTV Show
87th Precinct1961Bill BrewsterTV Show
Alcoa Premiere1961Hannibal Roth, Heber GreshamTV Show
Ben Casey1961Foster Hancock, KrabzTV Show
Cain's Hundred1961Kenneth DrakeTV Show
Dr. Kildare1961Sherwin Cullen, Vernon HackettTV Show
The Dick Powell Theatre1961Father SheehanTV Show
Frontier Circus1961CarlTV Show
King of Diamonds1961Lt. Rogers, Sam HallTV Show
Psycho1960California CharlieMovie
The Wackiest Ship in the Army1960Sailor (uncredited)Movie
Harrigan and Son1960EarlTV Show
Insight1960FletcherTV Show
Outlaws1960Simon ShawTV Show
Route 661960General ScrantonTV Show
Stagecoach West1960Cole DawsonTV Show
The Tall Man1960Major Jud RandolphTV Show
The Westerner1960Leth RitchieTV Show
Thriller1960Jacob GrantTV Show
Dante1960HarriganTV Show
Overland Trail1960Lodestone MarshalTV Show
Peter Loves Mary1960Bill HortonTV Show
Last Train from Gun Hill1959Salesman in Horseshoe (uncredited)Movie
Adventures in Paradise1959BensonTV Show
Black Saddle1959Clyde Wicker, Sam GliddenTV Show
Bonanza1959Sam Masters, Tom Andrews, Tulsa WeemsTV Show
Johnny Ringo1959CartwrightTV Show
Laramie1959Bob Blayne, Leo McCall, SobeyTV Show
Law of the Plainsman1959Clyde Santee, Jeb Wicken, Matthew BannockTV Show
Rawhide1959Captain James Rankin, Maj. CantwellTV Show
The Detectives1959Long, Spencer, Will StalkerTV Show
The Rebel1959Ezra TaberTV Show
The Untouchables1959George McPhail, Miles Spencer, Victor KurtzTV Show
The Twilight Zone1959Capt. 'Skipper' Farver, Deidrich, GoldsmithTV Show
Kraft Mystery Theater1959Sheriff Jim SeayTV Show
The Man from Blackhawk1959CraigTV Show
Bat Masterson1958Major Liam MarsTV Show
Bronco1958Andy StrudevantTV Show
Cimarron City1958Sheriff Jim MartinTV Show
Lawman1958Hassayampa Edwards, Lloyd MaloneTV Show
Mike Hammer1958Bill ThomasTV Show
Peter Gunn1958Sergeant RaineyTV Show
Sea Hunt1958P.K. Kennedy, Professor Auerbach, Warren TateTV Show
Steve Canyon1958Sergeant BullaTV Show
The Rifleman1958John Gangling, Samuel Gibbs, Will TempleTV Show
The Rough Riders1958John Healy, Matt KaneTV Show
U.S. Marshal1958Roy AndrewsTV Show
Wanted: Dead or Alive1958Deputy Sheriff FixTV Show
Yancy Derringer1958Wayne RavenTV Show
The True Story of Lynn Stuart1958Doc (uncredited)Movie
Target1958TV Show
Have Gun - Will Travel1957Fred Cooley, Martin Wheeler, Walt DunneTV Show
Perry Mason1957Bud Ferrand, Dan O'Malley, George AndrewsTV Show
Richard Diamond, Private Detective1957Paul RussellTV Show
Tales of Wells Fargo1957Charley Mason, Col. Bledsoe, SheriffTV Show
The Court of Last Resort1957PhilTV Show
Tombstone Territory1957Allen DanburyTV Show
Trackdown1957McCall, Sam BassTV Show
Alcoa Theatre1957Virgil MerrymanTV Show
Man Without a Gun1957Ab CarverTV Show
Panic!1957SheriffTV Show
The Californians1957Reed Bullard, Slater, The DeaconTV Show
The Walter Winchell File1957BurkeTV Show
Zane Grey Theater1956Fisk Madden, John Duncan, Marshal Cal LazenbyTV Show
Target Zero1955Undetermined Role (uncredited)Movie
Alfred Hitchcock Presents1955NicholsonTV Show
Cheyenne1955Col John Nathan Thomas, Thackeray SmithTV Show
Gunsmoke1955Adam Kimbro, Lemuel Cleary, Les McConnellTV Show
The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp1955Virgil EarpTV Show
The Phil Silvers Show1955Film Theatre Orderly, Zeke 'Ozark' RutledgeTV Show
Lassie1954Boone Sawyer, Les Matthews, Russ AndersonTV Show
The Magical World of Disney1954Farmer Wills, HolbrookTV Show
Janet Dean, Registered Nurse1954TV Show
The Eddie Cantor Story1953Bobby (uncredited)Movie
Cavalcade of America1952TV Show
Death Valley Days1952George Lynch, Jim ReedTV Show
The Adventures of Ozzie & Harriet1952Cafe OwnerTV Show
Gang Busters1952TV Show
Bread of Freedom1952TV Movie
Rocky King, Detective1950Bartender, Theater ManagerTV Show
Fireside Theatre1949TV Show
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