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Philip Ahn Net Worth

Philip Ahn Net Worth is
$400,000

Philip Ahn Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Korean-American character actor Philip Ahn played hundreds of Chinese and Japanese characters during a long career. He was born in Los Angeles in 1905 (though 1911 is the year usually given, U.S. government records confirm that Ahn was born in 1905), the son of a Korean diplomat. He attended the University of Southern California at Los Angeles. ...
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Date Of BirthMarch 29, 1905, Highland Park, Los Angeles, California, United States
DiedFebruary 28, 1978, Los Angeles, California, United States
Place Of BirthHighland Park, Los Angeles, California, USA
ProfessionActor
ParentsAhn Changho, Helen Lee
SiblingsSusan Ahn Cuddy, Ralph Ahn, Philson Ahn, Soorah Ahn
Star SignAries
#Fact
1His father, Ahn Changho, was one of the first prominent Korean-Americans, and an activist for Korean independence. He helped to write the lyrics to the South Korean national anthem and modernize the country's schools. His sister, Susan Ahn Cuddy, was the first Asian-American woman to join the U.S. Navy, eventually reaching the rank of lieutenant and becoming its first female gunnery officer.
2Attended the University of Southern California in Los Angeles, California.
3Best remembered by the public for his role as the wise Master Kan on Kung Fu (1972).
4Following his death, he was interred at Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Hollywood Hills) in Los Angeles, California.
5He posthumously became the first Asian-American actor to receive a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on November 14, 1984.
6He was posthumously awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 6211 Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood, California on November 14, 1984.
7Short biography in "Extraordinary Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders" by Susan Sinnott.
8He died after suffering from complications from surgery for a biopsy for lung cancer, which led to pneumonia.
9Philip Ahn passed away on February 28, 1978, a month away from what would have been his 73rd birthday on March 29.
10Brother of actors Philson Ahn and Ralph Ahn.

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Portrait of a Hitman1979Wong
Police Woman1977-1978TV SeriesMr. Won / Quon
Switch1978TV SeriesCharlie Kuang
Wonder Woman1977TV SeriesColonel Minh
M*A*S*H1976-1977TV SeriesMr. Kim / Korean Grandfather / The Father
Sanford and Son1977TV SeriesChinese Man
The Killer Who Wouldn't Die1976TV MovieSoong (as Phillip Ahn)
Kung Fu1972-1975TV SeriesMaster Kan
Judgment: The Court Martial of the Tiger of Malaya - General Yamashita1974TV Movie
The Magician1974TV SeriesChao Liu
Love, American Style1974TV SeriesChow Lee (segment "Love and the Golden Worm")
Jonathan Livingston Seagull1973Chang (voice)
Voodoo Heartbeat1973Mao Tse Tung
The World's Greatest Athlete1973Old Chinaman
The Streets of San Francisco1972TV SeriesMr. Wu
Hawaii Five-O1968-1972TV SeriesAttorney General / Lin Mai-Lu / Quon Li
The F.B.I.1966-1972TV SeriesMr. Kwong / Police Chief Henry Nakamura
Ironside1969TV SeriesNam Feng
It Takes a Thief1969TV SeriesOwner
Mission: Impossible1969TV SeriesDr. Liu
Mannix1969TV SeriesMr. Rhee
My Three Sons1968TV SeriesGeorge Wong
The Big Valley1968TV SeriesChen Yu
I Spy1965-1967TV SeriesTu Po / Charlie Huan
The Man from U.N.C.L.E.1966-1967TV SeriesDr. Sazami Kyushu / High Lama of Ghupat
Thoroughly Modern Millie1967Tea
The Girl from U.N.C.L.E.1967TV SeriesWu
Laredo1967TV SeriesCapt. Wong Lee
The Time Tunnel1967TV SeriesDr. Nakamura
Paradise, Hawaiian Style1966Moki Kaimana
The Wild Wild West1966TV SeriesQuong Chu
The Rogues1965TV SeriesOld Magician
Bonanza1960-1964TV SeriesWang Sai / Dr. Kam Lee / Mr. Lee Chang
Make Room for Daddy1964TV SeriesWong Chow, the Launderer
Shock Corridor1963Dr. Fong
Stoney Burke1963TV SeriesZen Master
The Third Man1963TV SeriesEasy One Seng
Ensign O'Toole1963TV SeriesLow Kong
A Girl Named Tamiko1962Akiba
Diamond Head1962Mr. Immacona
Perry Mason1962TV SeriesJames Wong
Mr. Smith Goes to Washington1962TV Series
Hawaiian Eye1960-1962TV SeriesFlorist / Li / Mr. Sun / ...
Confessions of an Opium Eater1962Ching Foon
The New Breed1962TV SeriesJoe Ohoshi
Adventures in Paradise1959-1962TV SeriesMr. Chee / Reverend Yen / Ling Wan / ...
Follow the Sun1961-1962TV SeriesHan Lee / Dr. Kwai
Alcoa Premiere1961TV SeriesChinese Major
One-Eyed Jacks1961Uncle
Hong Kong1960-1961TV SeriesHyung / Feng
The Great Impostor1961Capt. Hun Kim
The Barbara Stanwyck Show1961TV SeriesLee Chin
Mr. Garlund1960TV SeriesPo Chang
Pete and Gladys1960TV SeriesMr. Suki
The Brothers Brannagan1960TV SeriesHoward Mai
Checkmate1960TV SeriesMr. Lu
Richard Diamond, Private Detective1960TV SeriesHo-Lung
Wanted: Dead or Alive1960TV SeriesTom Wing
The Rebel1960TV SeriesQuong Lee
Tightrope1960TV SeriesQuon Lee
The Gale Storm Show: Oh! Susanna1960TV SeriesLee Sing
Have Gun - Will Travel1958-1960TV SeriesHoo Yee / W. Chung
The Islanders1960TV SeriesGovernor Galli
General Electric Theater1959TV SeriesRahm Sing
Never So Few1959Nautaung
Alcoa Theatre1959TV SeriesBoo Soon
Yesterday's Enemy1959Yamazaki
One Step Beyond1959TV SeriesSong
The Adventures of Rin Tin Tin1959TV SeriesHop Sing
Lawman1958TV SeriesWong
Hong Kong Confidential1958Tan Chung
Jefferson Drum1958TV SeriesCharles Wong
The Californians1957-1958TV SeriesChoo
The Eve Arden Show1958TV Series
Schlitz Playhouse1952-1958TV Series
Dragnet1958TV SeriesGerald Quon
Navy Log1956-1957TV SeriesROK / General Chen
Telephone Time1957TV SeriesPatriarch
The Way to the Gold1957Mr. Ding - cafe owner
The Alcoa Hour1957TV SeriesMajor Pak
Battle Hymn1957Old Man
The New Adventures of Charlie Chan1957TV SeriesMr. Kim
Hey, Jeannie!1956TV SeriesWong
Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok1956TV SeriesHo San
Around the World in Eighty Days1956Hong Kong Citizen (uncredited)
Four Star Playhouse1955-1956TV SeriesCapt. Shu Gat / Chang
Jungle Jim1956TV SeriesKarja
Crossroads1955-1956TV SeriesAh Hiu / Lung Chan / Major
TV Reader's Digest1955TV SeriesWang Tsu / Mr. Pak - Interpreter
The Left Hand of God1955Jan Teng
Love Is a Many-Splendored Thing1955Third Uncle
Jump Into Hell1955Chinese POW Lieutenant (uncredited)
Captain Midnight1955TV SeriesSutoc
The Shanghai Story1954Major Ling Wu
Hell's Half Acre1954Roger Kong
His Majesty O'Keefe1954Sien Tang, Dentist
China Venture1953Adm. Amara
Fireside Theatre1953TV Series
Fair Wind to Java1953Gusti
Battle Circus1953Korean Prisoner
Target Hong Kong1953Sin How
Battle Zone1952South Korean Guerrilla Leader
Red Snow1952Tuglu, the spy (as Phillip Ahn)
Macao1952Itzumi
Japanese War Bride1952Eitaro Shimizu
Secrets of Monte Carlo1951Wong
China Corsair1951Wong San
I Was an American Spy1951Capt. Arito
Halls of Montezuma1951Nomura
The Glass Menagerie1950Sailor (uncredited)
The Big Hangover1950Dr. Lee
The Gal Who Took the West1949Party Guest (uncredited)
The Sickle or the Cross1949Chinese Official
Impact1949Ah Sing
Boston Blackie's Chinese Venture1949Wong Chung Shee
State Department: File 6491949Col. Aram
Rogues' Regiment1948Tran Duy Gian
The Creeper1948Ah Wong - Restaurant Owner
The Cobra Strikes1948Kasim--Houseboy
Saigon1948Boss Merchant (uncredited)
The Miracle of the Bells1948Ming Gow
Women in the Night1948Prof. Kunioshi (as Phillip Ahn)
Intrigue1947Louie Chin (as Phillip Ahn)
The Chinese Ring1947Captain Kong
Singapore1947Jimmy - Bartender (uncredited)
They Were Expendable1945Army Orderly (uncredited)
Back to Bataan1945Col. Coroki
China's Little Devils1945Farmer
Blood on the Sun1945Secret Police Captain Yomamoto (uncredited)
China Sky1945Dr. Kim
God Is My Co-Pilot1945Hong Kong Radio Announcer (uncredited)
Betrayal from the East1945Kato
Forever Yours1945Chinese Man (uncredited)
The Keys of the Kingdom1944Mr. Pao - Envoy for Mr. Chia
Dragon Seed1944Leader of City People (uncredited)
The Story of Dr. Wassell1944Ping
The Purple Heart1944Saburo Goto (uncredited)
December 7th: The Movie1943Shinto Priest (uncredited)
Around the World1943Foo (uncredited)
The Man from Down Under1943English-Speaking Japanese Aviator (uncredited)
Behind the Rising Sun1943Japanese Officer Murdering Takahashi (uncredited)
China1943Lin Cho, First Brother
Don Winslow of the Coast Guard1943Hirota
They Got Me Covered1943Nichimuro
The Amazing Mrs. Holliday1943Major Ching (uncredited)
The Adventures of Smilin' Jack1943Wu Tan
China Girl1942Dr. Young
Across the Pacific1942Man in Theatre (uncredited)
Submarine Raider19421st Officer Kawakami
Let's Get Tough!1942Joe Matsui (as Phil Ahn)
The Tuttles of Tahiti1942Emily's Servant (uncredited)
Ship Ahoy1942Koro Sumo (uncredited)
A Yank on the Burma Road1942Dr. Franklin Ling (as Phillip Ahn)
Passage from Hong Kong1941Steamship Official (uncredited)
They Met in Bombay1941Japanese Officer (uncredited)
Drums of Fu Manchu1940Dr. Chang [Ch.4] (uncredited)
The Shadow1940Wu Yung (uncredited)
Barricade1939Col. Wai Kang
Disputed Passage1939Dr. Fung
Island of Lost Men1939Sam Ring (uncredited)
Panama Patrol1939Suri
King of Chinatown1939Robert 'Bob' Li
North of Shanghai1939Chinese Doctor
Charlie Chan in Honolulu1938Wing Foo
Red Barry1938Hong Kong Cholly
Hawaii Calls1938Julius
Thank You, Mr. Moto1937Prince Chung
Daughter of Shanghai1937Kim Lee
Tex Rides with the Boy Scouts1937Sing Fung, Laundry Man
Something to Sing About1937Ito
Think Fast, Mr. Moto1937Switchboard Operator (uncredited)
Roaring Timber1937'Crooner'
I Promise to Pay1937Taka (uncredited)
China Passage1937Dr. Fang Tu (as Phillip Ahn)
The Good Earth1937Revolutionary Army Captain (uncredited)
Counterfeit Lady1936Maine (uncredited)
Stowaway1936Sun Lo
The General Died at Dawn1936Oxford
Klondike Annie1936Wing (uncredited)
Anything Goes1936Ling (uncredited)
A Scream in the Night1935Wu Ting (as Philip Ann)
Shanghai1935Servant (uncredited)
Desirable1934Chinese Waiter (uncredited)

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Here's Hollywood1962TV SeriesHimself

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
American Masters2009TV Series documentary
Kung Fu: The Movie1986TV MovieMaster Kan (uncredited)
Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color1983TV SeriesOld Chinaman
Kung Fu1974TV SeriesMaster Kan
The Karate Killers1967Sazami Kyushu
Drums of Fu Manchu1943Dr. Chang (uncredited)

Won Awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovie
1984Star on the Walk of FameWalk of FameMotion PictureOn 14 November 1984. At 6211 Hollywood Blvd.

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