Van Johnson

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Johnson in 1972

Van Johnson (Charles Van Dell Johnson, August 25, 1916 – December 12, 2008) was an American movie, television, stage, radio, voice actor, singer, and dancer who is known for his roles in 30 Seconds over Tokyo, A Guy Named Joe and in The Caine Mutiny.

Johnson was born on August 25, 1916 in Newport, Rhode Island.[1] He was married to Eve Lynn Abbott Wynn from 1947 until they divorced in 1968. He has 1 child with Wynn and two step-children. Johnson died on December 12, 2008 from natural causes in his Nyack, New York home, aged 92.[2]

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  1. "Van Johnson Biography." Turner Classic Movies. Retrieved: October 28, 2011.
  2. Aljean, Harmetz. "Van Johnson, Film Actor, Is Dead at 92." The New York Times, August 12, 2008. Retrieved: December 13, 2008.

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