Johnny Duncan (actor)

American actor (1923-2016)

John Bowman Duncan (December 7, 1923 – February 8, 2016) was an American actor. He was known for his roles in The East Side Kids, The Bowery Boys and the 1949 serial Batman and Robin as Dick Grayson/Robin, the Boy Wonder.[1] He was also in Bedtime for Bonzo and in Plan 9 from Outer Space

Johnny Duncan
John Bowman Duncan

(1923-12-07)December 7, 1923
DiedFebruary 8, 2016(2016-02-08) (aged 92)
Cause of deathComplications from dementia
Other namesJohnnie Duncan
Years active1939 — 1960

He was also one of the "Dead End Kids". They were a group of young actors from New York who were in a Broadway play, Dead End, in 1935.


  1. "Article on Johnny Duncan's dance partner Genevieve Grazis". Robert White. 2013. Retrieved 2013-06-12.

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