John Amos

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Birth Name: John A. Amos Jr.

Occupation: TV Actor

Born In: Newark, New Jersey, USA

Birthdate: December 27, 1939

Age: 84 years old (as of 2024)

Ethnicity: Black

Nationality: American

Sexuality: Straight

John Amos was born on the 27th of December, 1939. He is known for being a TV Actor. He had a supporting role alongside Anne Heche on the TV series Men in Trees from 2006 to 2008. John Amos’s age is 84. Best known for playing the role of the father on the television show Good Times, he also received an Emmy nomination for his performance in the miniseries Roots.

The 84-year-old tv actor was born in Newark, New Jersey, USA. He had a sports career in both boxing and football before Kansas City Chiefs coach Hank Stram told him that he wasn’t a football player but rather a man trying to play football. From 1994 to 1995, he portrayed Fred Wilkes in four episodes of the hit TV series The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air.

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John Amos was born in 1930s. The 1930s were called the Great Depression (1929-1939). It was the worst economic downturn in the history of the industrialized world. Despite the Great Depression, Hollywood and popular film production flourished. Radio was the main source of entertainment, information, and political propaganda, and jazz, blues, gospel, and folk music, became immensely popular. Discover what happened on this day.

John A. Amos Jr. is part of the Silent Generation, which followed after the G.I. Generation. As young adults during the McCarthy Era, many members of this generation felt it was dangerous to speak out. They were too young to see action in World War II and too old to participate in the fun of the Summer of Love.

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It's hard to know John Amos birth time, but we do know his mother gave birth to his on a Wednesday. People born on a Wednesday are generally well-spoken and have an innate talent for improvisation.

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The 84-year-old American was born in the Silent Generation and the Year of the Rabbit


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John Amos’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on John Amos’s parents.

Personal Life

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Fast Facts

REAL NAME: John A. Amos Jr.
NICKNAME: John A. Amos Jr., John Amos
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation
BIRTH SIGN: Capricorn
BIRTH DAY: Wednesday

Net Worth

The 84-year-old American tv actor has done well thus far. Majority of John’s money comes from being a tv actor. CelebsMoney has recently updated John Amos’s net worth.



Zodiac Sign: John Amos is a Capricorn. People of this zodiac sign like family, tradition, and dislike almost everything at some point. The strengths of this sign are being responsible, disciplined, good managers, while weaknesses can be to be the know-it-all, unforgiving, condescending and expecting the worst. The greatest overall compatibility with Capricorn is Taurus and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: John Amos was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are popular because they're sincere and avoid conflict. Though they're sensitive, they also hesitate, which makes them lose on chances.

Ruling Planet: John Amos has a ruling planet of Saturn and has a ruling planet of Saturn and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Saturn. Saturn is a planet of commitment and responsibility, but also restriction and delay. People who are born with Saturn as the ruling planet are disciplined and are hard workers.

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John Amos’s birth sign is Capricorn and he has a ruling planet of Saturn.

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