Who is John Callahan?

John Callahan is a big name in the entertainment industry who made his name through his professional career. By profession, he was an actor. The ex-husband of Eva LaRue died on the 28th of March, 2020, due to a stroke at the age of 66 years.

Quick Info
Celebrated NameJohn Callahan
Birth Date23rd of December, 1953
Birth PlaceBrooklyn, New York City, US
Full NameJohn Kevin Callahan
Death Date28th of March, 2020
Height6 feet 0 inches
Weight80 kg
WifeLinda Freeman (divorced)
Eva LaRue (divorced)

John Callahan


John Callahan was born on the 23rd of December, 1953, under the name John Kevin Callahan in Brooklyn, a borough of New York City located in the U.S. state of New York. He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Callahan. Furthermore, the details about his parents are unknown. The details about his siblings or early life are also unknown.

Physical Statistics

John stands to approximately 6 feet in height, and his weight before his death was estimated to be around 80 kilograms. By physical appearance, he was a healthy individual with average height and weight. He had a beautiful pair of Hazel eyes and Gray hair. He wore shoes of size 9 in U.S. dollars.


Talking about his educational qualifications, John has received a University degree. The details of his primary school are unknown. However, he attended the University of California located in Berkeley to study law.

John Callahan

Personal Life (Wife and Kids)

During his youth, Callahan was a handsome young man who was loved and adored by many. Details of his love interests are unknown. Furthermore, he married Linda Freeman in 1982. The couple married for a total of 12 years and divorced in 1994. Callahan has two step-sons from this marriage. John met Eva LaRue, a professional actress on the sets of All My Children. The couple married in 1996 in Hawaii. The couple has a child together, a daughter named Kaya McKenna, born in 2001. However, the couple did not last long and divorced in 2005.


John Callahan died on the 28th of March, 2020, at the age of 66 years old. He died from a stroke the day before at the hospital. The news was confirmed by his ex-wife Eva LaRue.

John Callahan

John Callahan Professional Career

John was known to people from his role in General Hospital, a daytime soap opera in 1984. He played the role of Leo Russell till 1985. He then played the role of Eric Stavros in the series Falcon Crest from 1986. Furthermore, Callahan portrayed the role for two years. John played the role of Preston Howard in Murder, She wrote for two episodes in 1984. In 1989, he played in the series Santa Barbara as Craig Hunt till 1991. Furthermore, he played in the movie Marvin’s Room in 1996 for the role of Lance. In 1992, his breakthrough series arrived that brought him recognition in the industry. He played the role of Edmund Grey in All My Children till 2005. In the same character, he also appeared in another series named Spin City in 1996.

Furthermore, John Callahan appeared in three episodes of Hope & Faith from 2004-2005. He then appeared in one episode of Desperate Housewives for the role of Stan in 2006. John also appeared as Bruce Donnelly in one episode of Cold Case in 2008. In 2008, he played the role of Dr. Richard Baker on the series Days of Our Lives, a total of 100 episodes till 2010. Furthermore, he and his co-star Eva LaRue together co-hosted Miss America pageant and Weddings of a Lifetime.

John Callahan Net Worth

John Callahan was a pleasant personality who stayed in the show business for more than a decade. He earned money through is appearances in tv shows and movies. His net worth, however, is not estimated.