Jason Evers Birthday & Fun Facts

Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & More

Adekunle Olanrewaju Jason
Feb 07, 2024 By Adekunle Olanrewaju Jason
Originally Published on Jun 16, 2022
Fact-checked by Shreya Yadav
Jason Evers was featured in 'Star Trek: The Original Series
All ages
Read time: 4.3 Min

About Jason Evers

Jason Evers was a famous American actor.

Jason Evers was also known as Herbert Everberg or Herbert Everin. He was born on January 2, 1922, in New York City, a state in the Northeastern United States of America.

He had gained fame through the 1963 TV series 'Channing', in which he played the role of professor Joseph Howe, a movie based on life on the college campus. Besides this, he was also part of other television shows such as 'The Rebel', 'Hong Kong', 'The Streets Of San Francisco', 'Star Trek: The Original Series', 'Laramie', 'The F.B.I.', 'The Mod Squad', 'The Wide World Of Mystery' and 'Perry Mason', on which he made guest appearances several times.

Jason Evers Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What was Jason Evers’ net worth?

Jason Evers had an estimated net worth of $19 million at the time of his death. He built his net worth from being an actor.

How much did Jason Evers earn per year?

The amount of money Jason Evers earned per year is not known but, Evers featured in more than 100 television series and television films.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall was Jason Evers?

Jason Evers stood at a height of 5 ft 11 in (182 cm) tall.

How old was Jason Evers?

On January 2, 1922, Jason Evers was born and on March 13, 2005, he died. The age of Evers at the time of his death was 83 years.

Childhood And Education

In New York City on January 2, 1922, Jason Evers was born. He was born to William Everin (1894–1972) and to Hilda Everin (1902–1995). When he was born, he was named Herbert Everberg and also Herbert Everin by his parents. Further details about his early life and siblings are not known as the actor liked to maintain his private life and keep it separate from the fame and attention of his professional life.

Evers joined DeWitt Clinton High School, New York City. At the time of World War II, Evers joined the United States Army.

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who was Jason Evers’ partner?

Jason Evers was married to Diana James. Evers and Diana James got married in 1974 and got divorced in 1975. Earlier, he was married to Shirley Ballard. The couple got married on December 24, 1953. Unfortunately, they got divorced in September 1966. Earlier to her, Evers was married to Patricia Johnston. The couple got married on June 19, 1944, and they got divorced on January 10, 1945.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

After World War II, Jason Evers wanted to try his luck in acting as he was inspired by John Wayne. To fulfill his dreams of Hollywood, he decided to move to Los Angeles, California. In 1960, he got his first recurring role in the NBC western TV series 'Wrangler'. He was also featured on NBC's other show, named 'The Ford Show', which also featured Tennessee Ernie Ford. In 1961, he was featured in an episode of 'The Rebel', as George Tess. He even made guest appearances in episodes of 'Perry Mason', which were 'The Case of the Difficult Detour', 'The Case of the Latent Lover', and 'The Case of the Posthumous Painter'. In 1970, he played the role of the race car driver in 'The Doris Day Show'. His other TV shows were 'The Philco Television Playhouse', 'Armstrong Circle Theatre', 'The Phil Silvers Show', 'New York Confidential', 'Wrangler', 'Surfside 6', 'Adventures In Paradise', 'Death Valley Days', 'The F.B.I.', 'The Green Hornet', 'Run for Your Life', 'The Guns of Will Sonnett', 'Tarzan', 'The Bold Ones: The New Doctors', 'Mission: Impossible', 'The Wild Wild West', 'Owen Marshall, Counselor At Law', 'The Streets Of San Francisco', 'Charlie's Angels', 'Hawaii Five-O', 'Small & Frye', 'Three For Danger', 'Star Trek: The Original Series', 'The Young Lawyers', 'Scarecrow And Mrs. King', 'Matlock', 'The Fall Guy', 'Marcus Welby, M.D.', 'The Mod Squad', 'The Dukes Of Hazzard' and 'Murder, She Wrote'.

Evers joined Hollywood to pursue acting and after being a television actor, he started acting in the films. He made his big-screen debut as a Naval officer in the 1944 released film 'Three Is A Family'. He was also part of several sci-fi films including 'The Illustrated Man' and 'Escape From The Planet Of The Apes'. He has also appeared in many films such as 'The Brain That Wouldn't Die', 'Dawn Of Victory', 'Greenwich Village', 'House Of Women', 'A Man Called Gannon', 'A Piece Of The Action', 'Pretty Boy Floyd', 'Guadalcanal Diary', 'Basket Case 2', 'P.J.', 'Barracuda', 'The Green Berets', 'The Stuff' and 'Claws'. The movie released in 1990, 'Basket Case 2', was the last film Evers appeared in.

On March 13, 2005, Jason Evers passed away. He died due to heart failure in Los Angeles, California, United States of America, at the age of 83 years.

Jason Evers’ Hobbies And Interests

In his free time, Jason Evers liked to read, listen to music, and travel.

Other Interesting Jason Evers Facts And Trivia

  • Evers celebrated his birthday on January 2 and the zodiac sign of the actor was Capricorn. 
  • At the time of his death, Jason Evers was residing in Los Angeles, California.
  • Evers died due to heart failure.
  • Evers was also part of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
  • During World War II, Evers joined the United States Army.

We would love your help! If you have a photo of Jason Evers, either of them alone or a selfie that you would be happy to share, please send it to hello@kidadl.com.
If you have knowledge or information that you think would help us improve this article, please contact us.

Jason Evers Birthday & Fun Facts Facts

Birth Name

Herbert Everberg

Date of Birth


Date of Death




Place of Birth

New York City




DeWitt Clinton High School

Net Worth



William Everin, Hilda Everin
We Want Your Photos!
We Want Your Photos!

We Want Your Photos!

Do you have a photo you are happy to share that would improve this article?
Email your photos

More for You



See All

Written by Adekunle Olanrewaju Jason

Bachelor of Science specializing in Mass Communication.

Adekunle Olanrewaju Jason picture

Adekunle Olanrewaju JasonBachelor of Science specializing in Mass Communication.

With over 3+ years of professional experience, Olanrewaju is a certified SEO Specialist and Content Writer. He holds a BSc in Mass Communication from the University of Lagos. Throughout his dynamic career, Olanrewaju has successfully taken on various roles with startups and established organizations. He has served as a Technical Writer, Blogger, SEO Specialist, Social Media Manager, and Digital Marketing Manager. Known for his hardworking nature and insightful approach, Olanrewaju is dedicated to continuous learning and improvement.
Read full bio >