Loading...

John Gavin (John Anthony Golenor)

Photos with John Gavin

Search on Amazon

Biography

Los Angeles, California, USA
John Gavin, the American film and TV actor, businessman and diplomat who was Ronald Reagan's first Ambassador to Mexico, was born John Anthony Golenor. The future "Jack" Gavin was a fifth generation Angeleno on the side of his father Herald, who was descended from the Golenor family of Spain. The Golenors were early landowners in Spanish California, but despite this proud heritage, Herald Golenor eventually changed the family's name to Gavin. John Gavin's mother was descended from the powerful Pablos family hailing from the Mexican state of Sonora, where she was born. Read more...

Actor

1
2
Character: Steve Archer

Imitation of Life 1959

3
Character: Brian Younger

Midnight Lace 1960

2
1
Character: Himself - Co-Presenter: Best Cinematography

The 44th Annual Academy Awards 1972

6
Character: Himself - Presenter: Best Film Editing

The 45th Annual Academy Awards 1973

6
0
0
0
Character: Craig Abernathy

Hart to Hart 1979

1
1
Character: Lt. Col. Halliday

Medical Center 1969

0
Character: Senator Tremayne

Jennifer 1978

1
Character: William Fortnum

Alcoa Premiere 1961

0
Character: Igor Romanoff

Romanoff and Juliet 1961

0
Character: Dr. Don Reed

The Alfred Hitchcock Hour 1962

0
0