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John Thompson (VI)

John Thompson was born on September 2, 1941 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA as John R. Thompson Jr. He is an actor, known for He Got Game (1998), The Sixth Man (1997) and Bill Russell: My Life, My Way (2000). See full bio »

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Known For

He Got Game
He Got Game Himself
(1998)
The Sixth Man
The Sixth Man Himself
(1997)
Bill Russell: My Life, My Way
Bill Russell: My Life, My Way Himself - Boston Celtics 1964-1966
(2000)
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Without Bias Himself - Coach, Georgetown University 1972-99
(2009)

Filmography

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 1995 Hangin' with Mr. Cooper (TV Series)
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- Together Again (1995) ... John Thompson
 1990 The Exorcist III
John Thompson - Georgetown Hoyas Basketball Coach (uncredited)
Show Show Self (18 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (3 credits)

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1 Interview | 1 Article | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Height:

6' 10" (2.08 m)
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Led the United States to a bronze medal in the 1988 Olympic Games and was an assistant coach for the 1976 gold medal-winning team. See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

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