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John Patton Jr. (I) (1930–2005)

John Patton Jr. was born on February 18, 1930 in Garland, Arkansas, USA. He was an actor, known for The Color Purple (1985), Runaway Bride (1999) and Hill Street Blues (1981). He died on April 18, 2005 in Richmond, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

The Color Purple Preacher
Runaway Bride Soundtrack
Hill Street Blues Maintenance


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 1987 Hill Street Blues (TV Series)
- She's So Fein (1987) ... Maintenance
 1985 The Color Purple
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 1999 Runaway Bride (as John Patton, "Where Were You (On Our Wedding Day)?")

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Was a member of the Grammy-winning Sounds of Blackness during their beginning in the early '70s at Macalester College in St. Paul, MN. He directed spiritual and Acappella selections, and was a voice instructor. See more »

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