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Also Known As: Giovanni Alfredo De Simone Died: September 6, 1985
Born: November 14, 1919 Cause of Death: cancer
Birth Place: Detroit, Michigan, USA Profession: singer, actor

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Johnny Desmond was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Desmond marked his early career with roles in "Sally" (NBC, 1957-58) and the Victor Mature romance "China Doll" (1958). Later, Desmond acted in "Your Hit Parade" (1958-59), the Michael Cole sci-fi flick "The Bubble" (1966) and "Blansky's Beauties" (ABC, 1976-77). He also appeared in "Echoes of the Big Bands With Merv Griffin" (PBS, 1989-1990). Desmond was most recently credited in "Soldiers in Greasepaint: The Happy War of the USO" (History, 1998-99). Desmond passed away in September 1985 at the age of 66.

Johnny Desmond was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Desmond marked his early career with roles in "Sally" (NBC, 1957-58) and the Victor Mature romance "China Doll" (1958). Later, Desmond acted in "Your Hit Parade" (1958-59), the Michael Cole sci-fi flick "The Bubble" (1966) and "Blansky's Beauties" (ABC, 1976-77). He also appeared in "Echoes of the Big Bands With Merv Griffin" (PBS, 1989-1990). Desmond was most recently credited in "Soldiers in Greasepaint: The Happy War of the USO" (History, 1998-99). Desmond passed away in September 1985 at the age of 66.

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CAST: (feature film)

1.
 The Bubble (1966) Tony
2.
 Desert Hell (1958) Lt. Richard Forbes
3.
 China Doll (1958) Steve Hill
4.
 Escape from San Quentin (1957) Mike Gilbert
5.
 Calypso Heat Wave (1957) Johnny Conroy
7.
 Panorama (1956)
8.
 All in Fun (1952) Guest
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