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Ken Norton (1943–2013)


Ken Norton was born on August 9, 1943 in Jacksonville, Illinois, USA as Kenneth Howard Norton. He was an actor, known for Facing Ali (2009), Mandingo (1975) and Drum (1976). He was married to Rose Conant, Jacqueline Halton and Jeannette. He died on September 18, 2013 in Henderson, Nevada, USA. See full bio »

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Filmography

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 2008 The Man Who Came Back
Grandpa
 1998 Frog and Wombat
Security Guard
 1991 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 The A-Team (TV Series)
Jackhammer Jackson
- Pros and Cons (1983) ... Jackhammer Jackson
 1977 The Chevy Chase Show (TV Movie)
 1976 Drum
Drum
 1975 Mandingo
Mede
 1973 The All-American Boy
Black Boxer (uncredited)
 1972 Top of the Heap
Man in Bar (uncredited)
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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 »

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Alternate Names:

Ken Norton Sr. | Kenneth H. Norton

Height:

6' 3" (1.91 m)
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Trivia:

Served in the U.S. Marine Corps from 1963 to 1967 where he boxed on the Marine Corps boxing team. He compiled a record of 24-2 with 22 knockouts and won three All-Marine Heavyweight titles. See more »

Nickname:

Jaw Breaker See more »

Star Sign:

Leo

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