John Vernon bio

Birth Name: Adolphus Raymondus Vernon Agopsowicz

Occupation: Movie Actor

Place Of Birth: Canada

Date Of Birth: February 24, 1932

Date Of Death: February 1, 2005

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: Canadian

John Vernon was born on the 24th of February, 1932. He was popular for being a Movie Actor. Star of Canadian television who played the humorless Dean Wormer in Animal House and portrayed the mayor of San Francisco in Dirty Harry. He also played a villain in Killer Klowns from Outer Space.

John Vernon was born in Canada. He starred in the CBC dramas A Cheap Bunch of Nice Flowers and Uncle Vanya before moving to the U.S. for film roles. He also did voice work for cartoon series, including The Marvel Super Heroes Show and Batman: The Animated Series.

John Vernon was a Pisces and was born in the Silent Generation.

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John Vernon 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.

Adolphus Raymondus Vernon Agopsowicz 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.


John’s Adolphus Raymondus Vernon Agopsowicz attended St. Joseph’s School in Regina, SK, Campion College in Regina, SK and Banff School of Fine Arts, Alberta, Canada, Royal Academy of Dramatic Art.


John Vernon’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 Vernon’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, John Vernon kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

John Vernon was born in the Year of the Monkey.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Adolphus Raymondus Vernon Agopsowicz
NICKNAME: Adolphus Raymondus Vernon Agopsowicz, John Vernon
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation
BIRTH DAY: Wednesday
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: John Vernon was a Pisces. People of this zodiac sign like romance, to sleep, spiritual themes and dislike the know-it-all, to be criticized, and cruelty of any kind. The strengths of this sign are being compassionate, artistic, gentle, wise, while weaknesses can be to be fearful, overly trusting and desire to escape reality. The greatest overall compatibility with Pieces is Virgo and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: John Vernon was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign love to make people laugh and are generally energetic and upbeat but sometimes lack self-control.

Ruling Planet: John Vernon had a ruling planet of Neptune and has a ruling planet of Neptune. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Uranus and Pluto, were not yet discovered, since the telescope had not yet been invented. Astrologers and astronomers could only work with planets visible to the eye.

John Vernon’s birth sign is Pisces and he had a ruling planet of Neptune.

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