Jennifer Aniston’s Father and DOOL’s Actor John Aniston’s Death
Today we received the heartbreaking news of John Aniston’s death on November 11, 2022, at the age of 89. He was the veteran soap actor best known for his long-running role as Victor Kiriakis on Days of Our Lives. Also, he is the father of the famous actress Jennifer Aniston.
He was born on the island of Crete, Greece, on July 24, 1933. John Aniston and his family moved to America when he was only a baby. Aniston graduated from Pennsylvania State University with a bachelor’s degree in Theater Arts.
At first, he was a stint in the Navy, but he started his professional acting career with a small part in the series “New Man in the Precinct” in 1962. He rose to fame after constantly appearing in soap operas including “Days of Our Lives“, then “Love of Live“, and “Search for Tomorrow“.
Aniston is well-known for his act in Days of Our Lives which was his signature role. In 1985, he returned to the movie with a different character named Victor Kiriakis, a role he’d continue to play until just last year.
He had a fruitful career and was nominated for the 2017 Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series for his performance. In addition, Aniston received a Daytime Emmy Lifetime Achievement Award at the 49th Annual Daytime Creative Arts & Lifestyle Emmy Awards on June 18.
The other TV roles that you might know him by are
- Gilmore Girls,
- The West Wing,
- My Big Fat Greek Life,
- Star Trek: Voyager,
- American Dreams,
- Mad Men
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What Do We Know About John Aniston’s Death?
Jennifer Aniston, Friends star, shared on Instagram and said: “You were one of the most beautiful humans I ever knew. I am so grateful that you soared into the heavens in peace – and without pain.”
She added: “And on 11/11 no less! You always had perfect timing. That number will forever hold an even greater meaning for me now. I’ll love you till the end of time.”
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John Aniston was married to his wife Sherry Rooney and he is survived by his daughter well-known actress Jennifer Aniston and son Alexander.
On social media, messages of condolences were sent to John Aniston’s family and loved ones. His friends shared their sadness through their Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter pages. May he rest in peace.
𝗔𝗻𝗴𝗶𝗲 shared on social media: “Sad news about the passing of #Days legend #JohnAniston. Since his debut as the inimitable Victor Kiriakis in 1985, John has given us an iconic villain with a softness for family & his son Bo. Our hearts are heavy but as we say in Greek, may his memory be eternal.”
“I had the pleasure of working with him on Days of Our Lives. My mom, a DOOL make-up artist, and I went to see him in “The Penis Monologues” and it was effing great. We all hung out at a coffee shop afterward. He was a sweet, funny man.” Kimberley Johnson on Twitter.
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