Quick Facts Of John Saxon

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John Saxon

About John Saxon John Saxon, born Carmine Orrico, was an American actor. Saxon is best known for his work in Western and horror movies. He often portrayed police officers and detectives in his movies. In his 60 years career span, he worked on over 200 projects. Saxon died aged 83 on 25 July 2020. Saxon was born on 5 August 1936. His birth name is Carmine Orrico. His birth place is in Brooklyn, New York in the United States. He held an American nationality. He was born to a father, Antonio Orrico, and a mother, Anna Protettore. His parents were Italian who immigrated to America. His zodiac sign is Leo. His religion was Christian. He belonged to white ethnicity and had Italian ancestry. Regarding his educational background, he attended New Utrecht High School. He graduated from high school in 1953. Following his high school graduation, he studied acting with famous acting coach Stella Adler.

Personal Details

Birth Nation United States
Place Of Birth Brooklyn, New York
Nationality American
Best Known For Work in American western movies
Place Of Death Murfreesboro, Tennesse
Death Date 2020-07-25
Cause Of Death Pneumonia (reported)
Ethnicity White
Horoscope Leo
Religion Christianity
Sexual Orientation Straight
Marital Status Married
Source of Wealth Acting
Debut Television Show/Series Medic
Awards 1958 Golden Globe Award - New Star of the Year – Actor: This Happy Feeling

Family Details

Father Antonio Orrico
Mother Anna Protettore
Wife Mary Ann (Divorced), Elizabeth Saoxn (Divorced), Gloria Martel (died: 2020)
Children 1
Son Antonio Saxon

Body Status

Height 1.79 m (5 ft 10 in)
Weight 165 lbs (75 kg)
Eye Color Dark Brown
Hair Color Greyish White

Net Worth & Salary

Net Worth $1.5 million


High School New Utrecht High School
Debut Movie Running Wild (1955)

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