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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


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Description: 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 School, where he was a student body president, and became the most popular student ever. After graduation from high school, he later ... (more)
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"John Ritter and Amy Yasbeck Began dating in 1990, Married in 1999, Married until his passing in 2003 (Have 1 child) (Met on the set of movie 'Problem Child') "


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"September 17, 1948 - September 11,2003 "