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John Hoyt appeared in
two episodes of The Rifleman ―
Three Legged Terror
as Fremont, Johnny's uncle ―
as Capt. Josiah Perry, the former army captain
who came to North Fork to kill the man who shot down his son in a gunfight -
He also appeared with Chuck in Arrest and Trial
One of a long list of actors and crew who worked on the film
The Conqueror (1956) that died from cancer some years later,
including John Wayne, Susan Hayward, Agnes Moorehead and
He had several guest appearances on the situation comedy
Hogan's Heroes (1965). He mostly played a high-ranking
German Officer in the series, but never the same role twice.
He attended and graduated from Yale University, where he
served on the editorial board of campus humor magazine The
Yale Record. He had been a history instructor, acting teacher and nightclub
I was surprised by this because he usually plays serious roles.
He was the television spokesman in a series of Midas Muffler commercials in
Birth Name: John Hoysradt
John Hoyt was born October 5, 1905 in Bronxville, New York
He died September 15, 1991 in Santa Cruz, California of lung cancer
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