Born on June 22, 1928 in White Plains, New York
Ralph Waite as "John Walton"
The life of a Depression-era family in Virginia's Blue Ridge Mountains is the subject of this wholesome series. The show is seen from the point of view of eldest son John Boy, who eventually goes to college, serves in World War II and becomes a novelist.
|Emmy (Primetime) (1978)||Nominated||Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series|