Vernon was born Adolphus Raymondus Vernon Agopsowicz in Zehner, Saskatchewan, although some sources list his birthplace as the nearby city of Regina.
Vernon was educated at the Banff School of Fine Arts and Royal Academy of Fine Art in London before becoming a live stage actor on the early CBC. The role later earned him many Hollywood roles including voice acting. After more than 100 films, his later career included mostly voice work for video games.
John is the father of actresses Kate Vernon and Nan Vernon, with Nancy West.
He died in Los Angeles on February 1, 2005.
John Vernon Facts
|Birth Name||Adolphus Vernon Agopsowicz|
|Birthday||February 24, 1932|
|Birthplace||Zehner, Saskatchewan, Canada|
|Date of death||February 1, 2005 (age 72)|
|Height||6' 2" (1m88) How tall is John Vernon compared to you?|