Birth Name: Jonathan Southworth Ritter
Born: 17 September 1948 Died: 11 September 2003
Country of origin: United States
Height: 5' 11"
Relationship Status: Married
Partner: Amy Yasbeck
The son of a legendary country singing musician/actor Tex Ritter and his wife Dorothy Fay, who was also an actress, John Ritter started out his life as Jonathan Southworth Ritter, who was born in Burbank, California, on September 17, 1948. After his father married Dorothy Fay Southworth in 1941, the couple had their first child, Tom Ritter, who had been diagnosed with cerebral palsy, and became a lawyer, but John was destined to follow in his parents footsteps. He was enrolled at Hollywood High