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26 Fun Facts About Kristoff St. John

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Adam Marshall: His character on GENERATIONS, 1989-91.

BAD NEWS BEARS: Played Ahmad in the 1979-80 TV series.

Christoff: The original spelling of his first name.

Debut: His first television appearance was at the age of 8 in the 1975 sitcom THAT’S MY MAMA.

Emmys: Scored one as Outstanding Younger Actor in 1992 and another for Outstanding Supporting Actor in 2008.

Flip Wilson: The actor played his dad on CHARLIE & CO., which aired from 1985-86.


Host: Guest-hosted on SOUL TRAIN in 1994.

Image Awards: He’s won 10 of the NAACP honors for Outstanding Actor in a Daytime Drama Series.

January: The month in which he made his first appearance as Neil Winters, in 1991.

Kick Butt: He appeared in this 1997 kick boxing workout video.

Lola: His youngest daughter, who is 14.

MARRY US FOR CHRISTMAS: The first of two TV movies he appeared with former Y&R wife, Victoria Rowell (ex-Drucilla). Their second was A BABY FOR CHRISTMAS.

New York City: Where he was born.

Off The Wall: His favorite Michael Jackson album.

People For The Ethical Treatment Of Animals: He posed in his boxers for PETA’s “Rather Go Naked than Wear Fur” campaign in 2004.

Quote: In 1996, he told Digest, “I believe in taking things one day at a time. That’s always been my motto: Progress rather than perfection.”

Reality Show: Got a tattoo on L.A. INK in 2008.

Southern India: As a boy, he lived there with his dad and stepmother to study under Sathya Sai Baba, who claimed to be God.

TV Guide: He made their list of the Top 25 Sexiest Soap Males 2008.

Unseen: All of his scenes as Sonny, the best pal of Ricky Schroder’s T.J., were cut from 1979’s The Champ.

Vegetarian: He’s been one for most of his life.

WONDER WOMAN: Made a guest appearance as Linc in 1977.

X Factor: He was previously wed to Mia St. John and Allana Nadal.

Young Alex Haley: Portrayed the author at the age of 12 in ROOTS: THE NEXT GENERATIONS.

Zodiac Sign: His birthday, July 15, makes him a Cancer.