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Jerry Douglas
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Full Name

Gerald Rubenstein

Birthdate

November 12, 1932

Birthplace

Chelsea, Massachusetts, USA

Date of Death

November 9, 2021 (age 88)

Occupation

Actor

Years Active

1982-2016

Jerry Douglas joined daytime in 1982 as John Abbott on The Young and the Restless. Douglas played the role as a series regular until 2006 when John was killed off. Douglas has continued to make recurring appearances on Y&R as a ghost and in 2008 appeared as John look-a-like Alistar Wallingford. Jerry Douglas died on November 9, 2021 at age 88 after a brief illness.

Personal Life[]

Douglas was married to Kym Bankier from 04/06/1985 until his death in 2021. They have one child together, Hunter. Douglas was previously married to Arlene Martel and they share two children: Avra (b. 10/12/1963) and Jodaman.

Soapography[]

  • John Abbott on The Young and the Restless (1982-08/21/2006; 02/28/2007-03/14/2008; 06/04/2008; 09/11/2008-12/19/2008; 05/05/2009-05/27/2009; 08/20/2009-09/30/2009; 12/31/2009; 09/02/2010-12/24/2013; 03/24/2015-09/26/2016)
  • Alistar Wallingford on The Young and the Restless (03/18/2008-06/11/2008)
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