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Gordon Jump

Jump in May 1979

Alexander Gordon Jump (April 1, 1932 – September 22, 2003) was an American actor. He is known for playing Mr. Horton in a two-part special of Diff'rent Strokes. He is also known for playing the Maytag repairman. He was born in Dayton, Ohio.

Jump died in Los Angeles, California from pulmonary fibrosis, aged 71.[1]


  1. "Gordon Jump, 71, 'WKRP' Actor Who Played Maytag's Repairman". New York Times. September 24, 2003. Retrieved 2007-07-21.

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