Ken Norton (1943–2013)


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Ken Norton was born on August 9, 1943 in Jacksonville, Illinois, USA as Kenneth Howard Norton. He was an actor, known for Mandingo (1975), Dirty Work (1998) and Cover Up (1984). He was married to Rose Conant, Jacqueline Halton and Jeannette Henderson. He died on September 18, 2013 in Henderson, Nevada, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Mandingo Mede
(1975)
Dirty Work Ken Norton
(1998)
Cover Up Brad
(1985)
Drum Drum / Marianna's son
(1976)

Filmography

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 2008 The Man Who Came Back
Grandpa
 1998 Frog and Wombat
Security Guard
 1998 Dirty Work
Ken Norton
 1993 Kiss and Be Killed
Gabe
 1986 Oceans of Fire (TV Movie)
Chief
 1986 Knight Rider (TV Series)
Bo Keeler
- Redemption of a Champion (1986) ... Bo Keeler (as Kenneth H. Norton)
 1985 Cover Up (TV Series)
Brad
- Black Widow (1985) ... Brad
 1984 Delta Pi
Branscombe
 1983 At Ease (TV Series)
Ernie
- Valentine's Day (1983) ... Ernie
 1983 Ryan's Four (TV Series)
- Never Say Die (1983)
 1983 The A-Team (TV Series)
Jackhammer Jackson
- Pros and Cons (1983) ... Jackhammer Jackson
 1976 Drum
Drum / Marianna's son
 1975 Mandingo
Mede
 1973 The All-American Boy
Black Boxer (uncredited)
 1972 Top of the Heap
Man in Bar (uncredited)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Print ads for Soloflex Exercise equipment (1985).

Publicity Listings:

2 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | 1 Interview | 1 Article | 4 Pictorials | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Official Sites:

Official Site

Alternate Names:

Ken Norton Sr. | Kenneth H. Norton

Height:

6' 3" (1.91 m)
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Trivia:

He was 30-2 when he challenged George Foreman for the heavyweight title in 1974 and was knocked down three times and stopped in 2 rounds. See more »

Nickname:

Jaw Breaker See more »

Star Sign:

Leo

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