John Amos Rank
About John Amos
John Amos gained worldwide fame after starring as Cleo McDowell in the 1988 comedy movie titled “Coming to America”. The award-winning American actor has also been hired to play different roles in lots of movie productions like “Die Hard 2” and “The West Wing”.
His career began in 1970 after he had his maiden television role on the show titled “The Mary Tyler Moore Show” where he was known as Gordy Howard, “The weatherman”.
His full name is John Allen Amos Jr. and he was born to John Amos Snr. and Annabelle Amos. He was briefly married to Lillian Lehman between 1978 and 79. Prior to that, he was the husband of Noel J. Mickelson. The marriage produced two children named Shannon Amos and K.C. Amos.
He has won the ‘TV Land Awards’ on numerous occasions. He has also earned nominations for ‘NAACP Image Award’, and ‘Primetime Emmy Award’.
Prior to becoming an actor, he was known to be a footballer and played for teams like Denver Broncos, Joliet Explorers, and Canton Bulldogs.
John Amos Rank
John Amos' Popularity
John Amos is a famous American actor, who was born on December 27, 1939. As a person born on this date, John Amos is listed in our database as the 45th most popular celebrity for the day (December 27) and the 109th most popular for the year (1939).
People born on December 27 fall under the Zodiac sign of Capricorn, the Sea Goat. John Amos is the 1363rd most popular Capricorn.
Aside from information specific to John Amos' birthday, John Amos is the 12401st most famous American and ranks 34th in famous people born in Newark, New Jersey, U.S.
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