John Aniston, Died at 89

Aniston was born on the island of Crete, Greece, on July 24, 1933

The family left Crete for the United States when Aniston was two years old.

The family settled in Chester, Pennsylvania, where they operated a restaurant.

Aniston graduated from Pennsylvania State University with a bachelor's degree in theater arts.

Aniston began his acting career in 1962 in 87th Precinct as "Officer #1" in the episode "New Man in the Precinct".  

In April 2022, it was announced that Aniston would receive a Daytime Emmy Lifetime Achievement Award  

Aniston had a daughter, Jennifer Aniston (born 1969), with his first wife, Nancy Dow, and a son, Alexander, with his second wife.

Aniston was an avid Shakespeare fan and was the owner of numerous first-edition copies of Romeo and Juliet

A cause of death has not been released