Dec. 29th, 1938
Yonkers, New York, USA
Jon Voight's Main TV Roles
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Jon Voight was born on December 29, 1938 in Yonkers, New York, USA as Jonathan Vincent Voight. He is an actor, known for Mission: Impossible (1996), Heat (1995) andTransformers (2007). He was previously married to Marcheline Bertrand and Lauri Peters.
- Has played a coach in two films: _Varsity Blues (1999)_ (qv) and _Glory Road (2006)_ (qv).
- Grandfather of Maddox Jolie-Pitt, Zahara Jolie-Pitt, Pax Thien Jolie-Pitt Shiloh Nouvel Jolie-Pitt, Vivienne Marcheline Jolie-Pitt and Knox Léon Jolie-Pitt .
- Godfather of 'Skyler Shaye' (qv).
- Attended the Republican National Convention in 2008.
- In an episode of _"Seinfeld" (1990)_ (qv), George ('Jason Alexander (I)' (qv)) buys a Chrysler Lebaron convertible he believes once belonged to 'Jon Voight' (qv) only to discover that the previous owner was actually "John" Voight, a periodontist.
- Played father to 'Rick Schroder' (qv) twice: The first time in _The Champ (1979)_ (qv) and the second time in _"Return to Lonesome Dove" (1993)_ (qv).
- His brother Barry Voight was a geology professor at Penn State.
- In 1982, he (Presenter) accepted the Oscar for "Best Actress in a Leading Role" on behalf of 'Katharine Hepburn' (qv), who wasn't present at the awards ceremony