John Aniston has become a legend in daytime television for his portrayal of the powerful and manipulative Victor Kiriakis on "Days of our Lives."

John Aniston's career started on the stage in the original New York production of the smash hit musical "Little Mary Sunshine."  Aniston's most recent stage appearance was in the Hollywood Production of the greatest of American dramas, "Arthur Miller's Death of a Salesman." In between were 40 other productions on Broadway, off Broadway and in regional stock or Equity Waiver Theaters. Along the way there were several dozen primetime television shows and a smattering of feature films.

Aniston is most familiar to fans of daytime since he has appeared almost continually on the show since 1975. Aniston joined the cast of "Days of our Lives" during the summer of 1985 as the nefarious Victor Kiriakis.  Aniston received double honors as Outstanding Leading Actor and as Outstanding Villain at "The Third Annual Soap Opera Awards" in 1986. Aniston's other daytime credits include "Search for Tomorrow" and "Love of Life." Acting runs in the family. John's daughter is Jennifer Aniston.

Aniston was born on the island of Crete and is fluent in Greek and Spanish.  Aniston graduated from Penn State University with a BA in Theater Arts, served in the US Navy as an intelligence officer on active duty in Panama and later in the reserves attaining the rank of Lieutenant Commander.  Aniston currently resides in Los Angeles.  Aniston is married to actress Sherry Rooney-Aniston and they have a son, Alexander.  Aniston's birthday is July 24.

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Age: 83 years old
Birthday: July 24, 1933
Height: 6' 3"
Full Name / Real Name: Yannis Anastassakis
Birthplace: Crete, Greece
Wife: Sherry Rooney
Nancy Dow (12/11/1965 - 8/20/1980, divorced, 1 child)

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