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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 Henderson. He died on September 18, 2013 in Henderson, Nevada, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Facing Ali
Facing Ali Himself
(2009)
Mandingo
Mandingo Mede
(1975)
Drum
Drum Drum
(1976)
Dirty Work
Dirty Work Ken Norton
(1998)

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)
Show Show Thanks (1 credit)
Show Show Self (26 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (9 credits)

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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 »

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Alternate Names:

Ken Norton Sr. | Kenneth H. Norton

Height:

6' 3" (1.91 m)
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Trivia:

Inducted into the Marine Corps Sports Hall of Fame in 2004. See more »

Nickname:

The Fighting Marine See more »

Star Sign:

Leo

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