Kevin Dobson Biography – Kevin Dobson Wiki
Kevin Dobson (born Kevin Patrick Dobson) was an American film and television actor. He was best known for his roles in the CBS crime drama Kojak (1973–1978) and in the soap opera Knots Landing (1982–1993) and the daytime soap opera Days of Our Lives.
Before pursuing his acting career, Dobson worked as a trainman, brakeman and conductor for the Long Island Rail Road, and as a waiter, then bartender, at Manhattan restaurant Brew’s.
His breakthrough role was as Govorner Harrison Brooks in the TV series One Life to Live in 1968. He then starred in other TV series including The Doctors, The Mod Squad, The Rookies, Emergency!, Ironside, Cannon, Kojak, Police Story, Stranded, Captain Kangaroo, The Immigrants, Greatest Heroes of the Bible, Transplant, Orphan Train, Hardhat and Legs, Reunion Don Hollander, Mark, I Love You, Shannon, Margin for Murder, Knots Landing, CBS Schoolbreak Special, Tales of the Unexpected, Sweet Revenge, Money, Powder, Murder.
He also starred in other TV series such as Kojak: It’s Always Something, Casey’s Gift: For Love of a Child, Fatal Friendship, Dirty Work, A House of Secrets of Lies, The Conviction of Kitty Dodds, Burke’s Law, Touched by an Angel, The Commish, If Someone Had Known, F/X: The Series, Voice from the Grave, Knots Landing: Back to the Cul-de-Sac, Early Edition, Nobody Lives Forever, Chicken Soup for the Soul, Nash Bridges, The Haunted Heart, She’s No Angel, Knots Landing Reunion: Together Again, The Bold and the Beautiful, Christmas at Cadillac Jack’s, Days of Our Lives, Cold Case, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, Hawaii Five-0, House of Lies, Damn Sea Vampires, Anger Management, and 12 to Midnight.
Dobson starred in a number of films including Klute, Midway, All Night Long, Nathan Grimm, Restraining Order, Crash Landing, 1408, April Moon, Portal, The Representative, Dark Power, and Full Circle.
Kevin Dobson Age
Kevin Patrick Dobson was born on March 18, 1943, in Jackson Heights, Queens, New York, United States. He died on September 6, 2020, in Stockton, California. He was 77 years old.
Kevin Dobson Wife
Kevin Dobson had been married to his wife Susan Dobson from 1968 until his death on September 6, 2020.
Kevin Dobson Children
Kevin Dobson and his wife, Susan Dobson, had three children; Mariah Dobson, Patrick Dobson, and Sean Dobson.
Kevin Dobson Family
He was born in a family of seven children. He is survived by his wife Susan Dobson and their children Mariah Dobson, Patrick Dobson and Sean Dobson.
Kevin Dobson Death
Kevin Dobson died on September 6, 2020, at the age of 77, after struggling with an autoimmune deficiency. His death was announced on a Facebook post by the United Veterans Council of San Joaquin County. The United Veterans Council wrote on Facebook: “Army Veteran, Veterans Rights Activist, Film and Television Actor Kevin Dobson has passed away. He was 77 Years Old. Condolences to the entire family. Rest In Peace…March 18, 1943 – September 6, 2020.” Dobson served as chairman of the San Joaquin County group.
Kevin Dobson Cause of Death
Kevin Dobson’s cause of death was not revealed.
Kevin Dobson Net Worth
Kevin Dobson’s net worth was estimated to be $2 million.
Kevin Dobson Height
Kevin Dobson stands at a height of 5 feet 11 inches (1.8 m).