Born in 1944, and was noticed by a talent scout while finishing his stint in the National Guard.
During the 1970’s Jan Michael Vincent kept the screen aflame with his sculpted face and physique in action flicks like; The World’s Greatest Athlete and White Line Fever. And who could forget him in Buster & Billie and Baby Blue Marine. Of course the “AB”solutely fab movie, Big Wednesday, where his wardrobe consisted of swimming trunks. He was in the TV series Police Story from 1973-1977
Then in the 1980’s Jan moved back to TV with the Series “Airwolf” from 1984 to 1986.
In 1996 Jan Michael suffered serious injuries in an auto accident. Even though he broke his neck, he escaped paralysis, but suffered serious damage to his vocal cords.