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John Henry Faulk (1913–1990)


John Henry Faulk was born on August 21, 1913 in Austin, Texas, USA. He was an actor and writer, known for The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974), The Best Man (1964) and All the Way Home (1963). He was married to Elizabeth Peake, Lynn Smith and Harriet Elizabeth Wood. He died on April 9, 1990 in Austin. See full bio »

Died:

(age 76) in Austin, Texas, USA

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Known For

The Texas Chain Saw Massacre
(1974)
The Best Man
The Best Man Gov. T.T. Claypoole
(1964)
All the Way Home
All the Way Home Walter Starr
(1963)
Adam
Adam Sen. Strom Thurmond
(1983)

Filmography

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 1986 Trespasses
Dr. Silver
 1983 Adam (TV Movie)
Sen. Strom Thurmond
 1976 Leadbelly
Gov. Pat Neff
 1974 The Texas Chain Saw Massacre
Storyteller
 1974 Lovin' Molly
Mr. Grinsom
 1965 For the People (TV Series)
Harry Reynolds
- Seized, Confined and Detained (1965) ... Harry Reynolds
 1964 The Best Man
Gov. T.T. Claypoole
 1963 All the Way Home
Walter Starr
Hide Hide Show Show Writer (1 credit)
 1975 Fear on Trial (TV Movie) (book)
Hide Hide Show Show Self (10 credits)
 1976 To Tell the Truth (TV Series)
Himself - Panelist
- Connie Godin (1976) ... Himself - Panelist
 1969 Hee Haw (TV Series)
Himself (1975-1982)
 1966 Firing Line (TV Series)
Himself - Guest
 1964 The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series)
Himself - Guest
- Episode dated 30 November 1964 (1964) ... Himself - Guest
 1963 The Jack Paar Program (TV Series)
Himself
- Episode #1.31 (1963) ... Himself
 1963 Folk Songs and More Folk Songs (TV Movie)
Himself - Host
 1958 The Jack Paar Tonight Show (TV Series)
Himself
- Episode #1.157 (1958) ... Himself (as John Henry Falk)
 1955 The Name's the Same (TV Series)
Himself / Panelist
- Episode dated 21 February 1955 (1955) ... Himself / Panelist
 1953 Leave It to the Girls (TV Series)
Himself
- Episode dated 3 October 1953 (1953) ... Himself
 1951-1953 It's News to Me (TV Series)
Himself / Himself - Panelist
- Episode dated 14 February 1953 (1953) ... Himself
- Episode dated 17 August 1952 (1952) ... Himself - Panelist
- Episode dated 3 August 1952 (1952) ... Himself - Panelist
- Episode dated 27 June 1952 (1952) ... Himself
- Episode dated 24 September 1951 (1951) ... Himself - Panelist
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 1997 Cronkite Remembers (TV Mini-Series documentary)
Himself (uncredited)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Book: "Fear on Trial". NOTE: Filmed as Fear on Trial (1975). See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 3 Print Biographies | See more »

Alternate Names:

John Henry Falk
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Did You Know?

Trivia:

Biography in: "The Scribner Encyclopedia of American Lives". Volume Two, 1986-1990, pages 285-286. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1999. See more »

Nickname:

Johnny

Star Sign:

Leo

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