John Ashley

John Ashley

Birth
Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri, USA
Death 4 Oct 1997 (aged 62)
New York, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
Burial Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Plot God's Acre, Map # F83, Lot 408, Space 3
Memorial ID 8302646 · View Source
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Actor. Born John Roger Atchley in Missouri. While on a trip to California managed to get a part as an extra in "The Conqueror" (1956) starring John Wayne. He starred in many motion pictures including, "Dragstrip Girl" (1957), "Beach Party" (1963), "The Mad Doctor of Blood Island" (1968), Beyond Atlantis (1973). From the 1980s through the mid 1990s, Ashley was producing hit TV shows, including "The A Team,", "The Quest," and "Walker, Texas Ranger." Ashley also proved to be a good singer, releasing several singles on the Dot label in 1957 and 1958. His vocal talents are highlighted in "Zero Hour" (1957) and "Hot Rod Gang" (1958).

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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: MC
  • Added: 21 Jan 2004
  • Find a Grave Memorial 8302646
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Ashley (25 Dec 1934–4 Oct 1997), Find a Grave Memorial no. 8302646, citing Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Hollywood Hills), Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .