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John Sylvester White (1919–1988)

John Sylvester White was born on October 31, 1919 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. He was an actor, known for Welcome Back, Kotter (1975), Hustling (1975) and The Law (1974). He was married to Joan Alexander. He died on September 11, 1988 in Waikiki, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA. See full bio »

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Welcome Back, Kotter
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The Law
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 1983 Mama's Family (TV Series)
Mr. Vogelman
- Mama Gets a Job (1983) ... Mr. Vogelman
 1981 Alice (TV Series)
Mr. Swanson
- Alice Locks Belle Out (1981) ... Mr. Swanson
 1980 The Legend of Sleepy Hollow (TV Movie)
Fritz Vanderhoof
 1980 The Last Song (TV Movie)
 1975 Bronk (TV Series)
Melvin Frank
- Open Contract (1975) ... Melvin Frank
 1975 Man on the Outside (TV Movie)
 1975 Baretta (TV Series)
Jimmy Fingers
- The Mansion (1975) ... Jimmy Fingers
 1975 Hustling (TV Movie)
 1975 A Shadow in the Streets (TV Movie)
 1974 The Gun (TV Movie)
 1974 The Law (TV Movie)
Judge Philip Shields
 1973 Kojak (TV Series)
Chief Copeland / Inspector Hoffstetter
- Requiem for a Cop (1973) ... Chief Copeland
- The Marcus-Nelson Murders (1973) ... Inspector Hoffstetter
 1973 The Blue Knight (TV Movie)
Freddie Opp (uncredited)
 1972 Banyon (TV Series)
- Completely Out of Print (1972) ... Carruthers
 1971-1972 The F.B.I. (TV Series)
Lee Thompson / Vince Stanton
- A Second Life (1972) ... Lee Thompson
- The Natural (1971) ... Vince Stanton
 1970 Medical Center (TV Series)
Lieutenant Egan
- Trial by Terror (1970) ... Lieutenant Egan
 1951 Search for Tomorrow (TV Series)
Keith Barron
- Episode #1.1 (1951) ... Keith Barron
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 1978 Family Feud (TV Series)
- Family vs. Welcome Back, Kotter (1978) ... Himself
 1977 Dinah! (TV Series)
- Episode dated 24 February 1977 (1977) ... Himself

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