|Date of Birth||29 December 1938 , Yonkers, New York, USA|
|Birth Name||Jonathan Vincent Voight|
|Height||6' 2½" (1.89 m)|
Mini Bio (1)
Voight came to prominence in the late 1960s with his performance as a would-be gigolo in Midnight Cowboy (1969). During the 1970s, he became a Hollywood star with his portrayals of a businessman mixed up with murder in Deliverance (1972), a paraplegic Vietnam veteran in Coming Home (1978), for which he won an Academy Award for Best Actor, and a penniless ex-boxing champion in The Champ (1979).
Although his output slowed during the 1980s, Voight received critical acclaim for his performance as a ruthless bank robber in Runaway Train (1985). During the 1990s, he most notably starred as an unscrupulous showman attorney in The Rainmaker (1997).
|Marcheline Bertrand||(12 December 1971 - 14 April 1980) (divorced) (2 children)|
|Lauri Peters||(1962 - 1967) (divorced)|
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|Midnight Cowboy (1969)||$17,000|