About Michael Landon
October 31, 1936 - July 01, 1991
|Place of Birth||:||Forest Hills, Queens, New York City, New York, USA|
|Also Known As||:||Eugene Maurice Orowitz, Mike Landon, Emo|
|Imdb Profile||:||IMDB Profile|
Michael Landon (born Eugene Maurice Orowitz; October 31, 1936 – July 1, 1991) was an American actor, writer, director, and producer. He is known for his roles as Little Joe Cartwright in Bonanza (1959–1973), Charles Ingalls in Little House on the Prairie (1974–1983), and Jonathan Smith in Highway to Heaven (1984–1989). Landon appeared on the cover of TV Guide 22 times, second only to Lucille Ball.