John Gavin

Celebrity

Biography

  • Birth Name: John Anthony Golenor
  • Birth Place: Los Angeles, CA
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 04/08/1931, Aries
  • Profession: Actor; diplomat
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John Gavin Fast Facts:
  • Mother was of Mexican descent; speaks fluent Spanish.
  • Joined the U.S. Navy in 1952 and served as an air intelligence officer in Korea.
  • Was the president of the Screen Actors Guild from 1971 to '73.
  • Friend Ronald Reagan appointed him to be the U.S. Ambassador to Mexico from 1981 to '86.
  • Became president of Univisa Satellite Communications in 1986.
  • John Gavin Relationships:
  • Maureen McGrath - Stepdaughter
  • Herald Ray Golenor - Father
  • Michael McGrath - Stepson
  • Delia Diana Pablos - Mother
  • Maria Gavin - Daughter
  • Cecily Evans - Ex-wife
  • Constance Towers - Wife
  • Christina Gavin - Daughter
  • John Gavin Awards:
  • 1959 Golden Globe: New Star of the Year - Actor - Winner
  • College:
  • Stanford University, Stanford, CA (1952)

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