BirthdayJanuary 21, 1922

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Telly Savalas

    Full name: Telly Savalas
    Also known as: Telly Savalas, Savalas, Telly
    Education: Columbia University
    Professions: Actor, Soundtrack, Director
    Work: Awards for Telly Savalas
    Occupation: Actor

  2. Telly Savalas Measurements

    Height: 5' 11" (1.8 m)

  3. Telly Savalas Known for

    Kojak (1973), On Her Majesty's Secret Service (1969), Kelly's Heroes (1970), The Dirty Dozen (1967)

  4. Telly Savalas Death information

    Died: Saturday, 22nd of January, 1994 (Age: 72)

  5. Telly Savalas Biography

    Son of Greek immigrants. Soldier during World War II. Studied psychology. Worked as journalist for ABC News. The bald-headed actor played character roles, often as sadistic or psychotic types. He became a TV favorite in the 1970s when his role as Det. Theo Kojak in the TV movie Kojak: The Marcus-Nelson Murders (1973) was expanded into the gritty ...

  6. Telly Savalas Family

    Spouse: Katherine Nicolaides

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