Jon Pertwee Biography (1919-1996)



Full name, Jon Devon Roland Pertwee; born July 7, 1919, in London, England; died of a heart attack, May 20, 1996, in New York, NY; son of Roland Pertwee (an actor); brother of Bill Pertwee (an actor); married Jean Marsh (an actressand writer; divorced); married Ingeborg Rhoesa, 1960; children: Dariel (an actress), Sean (an actor). Career: Actor. Appeared in cabaret productions and at Doctor Who conventions. Military service: British Navy, served during World War II.

Pertwee was expelled from drama school as a young man and was told he had nofuture as an actor.

Nationality
British
Gender
Male
Occupation
Actor
Birth Details
July 7, 1919
London, England
Death Details
May 20, 1996
New York, New York, United States

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