Kate Jackson Biography

Updated On Jul 23, 2019 Published On Feb 17, 2017
Facts of Kate Jackson
Date of Birth: 1948 , October-29
Birth Nation: United States
View moreless Facts of Kate Jackson

Kate Jackson is an American actress, director, and producer, known for her television roles as Sabrina Duncan in the 1970 series Charlie’s Angels (1976–79) and Amanda King in the 1980s series Scarecrow and Mrs. King (1983–87). She was born on 1948, October 29, to Ruth and Hogan Jackson, a business executive in Birmingham, Alabama.

Kate attended The Brooke Hill School for Girls while residing in Mountain Brook and then went on to the University of Mississippi, where she was a member of the Delta Rho chapter of the Kappa Kappa Gamma sorority.

Kate Jackson began her career in the late 1960s in summer stock, before landing her first major television roles in Dark Shadows and The Rookies. She also appeared in the film Night of Dark Shadows. But she came into limelight by playing a role as Sabrina Duncan saw her appear on the front cover of Time magazine, alongside co-stars Farrah Fawcett and Jaclyn Smith.

Kate has played in numerous TV movies, including Quiet Killer (1992), Empty Cradle (1993) and Satan's School for Girls (2000), a remake of the 1973 TV movie of the same name in which she also starred. She has also won her Germany's Bravo Golden Otto Award for Best Female TV Star three times (1986–88).

Kate married three times and all the marriages ended up in divorce. Her first husband was Andrew Stevens (actor and producer), whom he married in 1978. But they divorce in 1982, After that, she married David Greenwald in 1982, but they divorced two years later.

Her third marriage was to stuntman Tom Hart in 1991, but they also divorced two years later. In 1995, Jackson adopted a son, Charles Taylor Jackson.

Kate Jackson facts on timeline

Born in Birmingham, Alabama

October 29 , 1948

Kate Jackson is an American actress, director, and producer, known for her television roles as Sabrina Duncan in the 1970 series Charlie’s Angels (1976–79) and Amanda King in the 1980s series Scarecrow and Mrs. King (1983–87). She was born on 1948, October 29, to Ruth and Hogan Jackson, a business executive in Birmingham, Alabama. 

Graduation from The Brooke Hill School

1968

Kate attended The Brooke Hill School for Girls while residing in Mountain Brook and then went on to the University of Mississippi, where she was a member of the Delta Rho chapter of the Kappa Kappa Gamma sorority.

Married and divorce with Andrew Stevens

1978

Kate married three times and all the marriages ended up in divorce. Her first husband was actor, producer and fellow Southerner Andrew Stevens, the son of actress Stella Stevens whom he married in 1978, But they divorce in the year 1982.

Married and divorce with David Greenwald

1982

Kate married David Greenwald of New York in the year 1982, he husband David is an editor and producer, known for Sidewalks of New York (2001), Ash Wednesday (2002) and Theremin: An Electronic Odyssey (1993). But they divorced two years later.

Married and divorce with Tom Hart

1991

Kate was married a third time to Stuntman Tom Hart in the year 1991, Her husband Tom is known for his work on The Terminator (1984) and KGB: The Secret War (1985). but they divorced two years later.