John Ogden Whedon

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John Ogden Whedon

Birthplace: New York, New York County, New York, United States
Death: November 22, 1991 (86)
Medford, Jackson County, Oregon, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Burt Denison Whedon and Miriam Jameson Whedon
Husband of Louise Caroll (Carroll) Whedon
Father of Thomas Avery (Tom) Whedon and Private
Brother of Roger Denison Whedon; Margaret Terry Walsh and Daniel Clark Whedon

Occupation: Screenwriter
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About John Ogden Whedon

John Ogden Whedon (November 5, 1905 – November 21, 1991) was an American screenwriter. He is best known for his writing for the television series The Donna Reed Show during the 1950s. Whedon also wrote for The Great Gildersleeve, The Andy Griffith Show, The Dick Van Dyke Show and Leave It to Beaver.

He and wife, Caroll Angell, are the parents of television screenwriter Tom Whedon and the grandparents of Film and TV screenwriter and director Joseph "Joss" Whedon and screenwriters Jed Whedon and Zack Whedon.

John Whedon died in Medford, Jackson County, Oregon on November 21, 1991.

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November 5, 1905
New York, New York County, New York, United States
August 3, 1932
New York City, United States, New York, New York, United States
November 22, 1991
Age 86
Medford, Jackson County, Oregon, United States
Age 85