Jan Michael Vincent Biography – Jan Michael Vincent Wiki
Jan Michael Vincent was an American screen actor. He was best known for his role in the 1980’s TV series Airwolf.
In addition to Airwolf, Vincent starred in such films as 1972’s “The Mechanic,” 1978’s “Hooper,” in which he played a stuntman opposite Burt Reynolds and “Big Wednesday”. He also starred in the 1983 television mini-series “Winds of War” as the love interest of a character played by Ali MacGraw. His final film role was in the 2003 independent film White Boy.
Vincent was nominated for two Golden Globes, once in 1972 for best supporting actor for “Going Home,” and then in 1984 for best performance by an actor in a supporting role for “The Winds of War.”
Jan Michael Vincent Age
He was born on July 15, 1945 in Denver, Colorado, United States. He died on February 10, 2019 in Asheville, North Carolina aged 73.
Jan Michael Vincent Wife
Vincent was married three times. He married his first wife Bonnie Poorman in 1968 with whom he had a daughter, Amber Vincent. They divorced in 1977. He married his second wife, Joanne Robinson, in 1986. Robinson left him and had a restraining order entered against him in 1998, alleging that he had abused her since their marriage in 1986. They divorced in 1990. He married his third wife Patricia Ann Christ in 2000.
Jan Michael Vincent Children – Jan Michael Vincent Daughter
He had a daughter, Amber Vincent, with his first wife Bonnie Poorman. Amber was born in 1972.
Jan Michael Vincent Amputation
His right leg was amputated just below the knee in 2012 after he contracted a leg infection as a result of complications from peripheral artery disease. After the amputation, he walked with a prosthetic limb, although he was sometimes forced to use a wheelchair.
Jan Michael Vincent Death
He died on February 10, 2019 in an Asheville, North Carolina, hospital after suffering cardiac arrest. No autopsy was performed and he was later cremated. He was 73.
Jan Michael Vincent Cause of Death
Jan Michael Vincent’s cause of death was cardiac arrest.
Jan Michael Vincent Net Worth
He had an estimated net worth of $200, 000.
Jan Michael Vincent Height
He stood at a height of 5 feet 10½ inches (1.79 m).