kids encyclopedia robot

Jack Lord facts for kids

Kids Encyclopedia Facts
Quick facts for kids
Jack Lord
Jack Lord Hawaii Five-O.jpg
Lord as Detective Steve McGarrett in Hawaii Five-O
John Joseph Patrick Ryan

(1920-12-30)December 30, 1920
Died January 21, 1998(1998-01-21) (aged 77)
Cause of death Congestive heart failure
Occupation Artist, actor, director, producer, philanthropist
Years active 1949–1980
Known for Steve McGarrett in Hawaii Five-O
Ann Cicily Ward
(m. 1944; div. 1947)

Marie De Narde
(m. 1949)
Children 1

John Joseph Patrick Ryan (December 30, 1920 – January 21, 1998), best known by his stage name, Jack Lord, was an American actor, director and producer. He was known for his starring role as Steve McGarrett in the CBS television program Hawaii Five-O, which ran from 1968 to 1980.

Lord suffered from Alzheimer's disease for at least seven years before his death. He died of congestive heart failure at his home in Honolulu, on January 21, 1998, at age 77.

Images for kids

kids search engine
Jack Lord Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.