Drake Hogestyn

Inside Biography

Donald Drake Hogestyn aka Drake Hogestyn is an actor best known for his role of John Black in the soap opera Days of Our Lives.

Similarly, he is also famous for his appearances in Seven Brides for Seven Brothers, Otherworld, Beverly Hills, and Criminal Minds. He was also a basketball player.  

Early Life & Education

Drake Hogestyn was born in Fort Wayne, IN on September 29, 1953, under the birth sign Libra. He belongs to the white ethnicity and holds American nationality. Drake is the son of Shug Hogestyn and Bill Hogestyn.  

Regarding his education, he enrolled at the University of South Florida. He completed graduation with a double major in Microbiology and applied sciences. He was also a basketball player and was drafted by two professional baseball organizations i.e. St. Louis Cardinals and the New York Yankees. He played for the Yankees until he was injured in 1978.

Early Professional Career

Drake Hogestyn started his acting career with the starring role in the series Seven Brides for Seven Brothers. Then, he appeared in a few episodes of the TV series Otherworld, and in 1986 he joined the cast of Days of our Lives.

Moreover, Hogestyn is also part of the series Generation. Likewise, he was also featured in the shows like Beverly Hills, Cowgirl Blues, as well as in Criminal Minds

He has shared the screens with actors like Matt Moore, Ruta Lee, Jonathan Banks, Brandon Crane, James Brolin, Thomas Gibson, Aisha Tyler, Amber Heard, and many more. 

Net Worth 

Drake Hogestyn has a $2 million net worth as per the Celebrity NetWorth. She gathers good fortune from his acting career.

The average salary of an actor is $39.84 per hour which is $50305 yearly. He might be earning a similar amount from his career.

Drake Hogestyn's wife 

Drake Hogestyn married his now-wife Victoria Post in 1986 in the presence of their family and closed friends. The couple is a childhood sweetheart.  

CAPTION: Drake Hogestyn with his wife and children SOURCE: gossipbio

The adorable pair is blessed with four children named Ben Hogestyn, Alexandra Hogestyn, Rachael Hogestyn, and Whitney Hogestyn

Age, Height, Body Measurements & Other Facts 

  • Age: As of 2019, Drake is 65 years old. 
  • Height: He has a tall height of 6 feet 2 inches or 188 cm.
  • Body Measurements: He has an average body while the measurements are still unavailable. 
  • Hair Color: Hogestyn's hair is grey. 
  • Eyes Color: Drake has intense blue eyes. 
  • Birth Sign: His birth sign is Libra. 

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by samikshya, 24 Jun, 2019

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