Kevin Hagen.

Kevin Hagen (b. April 3, 1928 - July 9, 2005) was a Chicago born actor best known for playing Hiram Baker, the town doctor on Little House on the Prairie. Born to professional ballroom dancers, Hagen was raised by his mother, grandmother, and aunts.

He worked for the US State Department in West Germany, and spent a year in law school at UCLA after attending Oregon State University and the University of Southern California before deciding to try acting at the age of 27.

He was spotted in a production of Eugene O'Neill's Desire Under the Elms and given a guest role on the 1950s television series Dragnet. He than began to work steadily in television and film.

His first regular role on a series was 1958's popular cult western Yancy Derringer as city administrator of New Orleans, John Colton, circa 1868. As Colton, at the beginning of the episode, he asks Yancy to solve New Orleans present threat, and at the end of the episode arrests Yancy for breaking the law to do it.

He was once married to actress Susanne Cramer until her death in 1969.

At his death, Hagen left a widow, Jan (his fourth wife; he met her in 1993), and a son, Kristopher.


  • The Gray Ghost: Price
  • Jane Wyman Presents: Sam
  • Tales of Wells Fargo: Milt
  • Suspicion
  • M Squad: Eddie Ferguson
  • Schlitz Playhouse of Stars: Jacobi
  • Dragnet
  • Wagon Train: Jeff Claymore, Lansing
  • The Walter Winchell File: Whispers
  • Goodyear Theatre: Sheriff Mallory
  • The Light in the Forest
  • Gunsmoke in Tucson: Clem Haney
  • Yancy Derringer: John Colton
  • General Electric Theater: Ghost, Pete, Harry Pell
  • Riverboat: John Hollister
  • Sugarfoot: Sam Fields
  • Mr. Lucky: Jojo
  • The Deputy: Kemmer
  • Hotel de Paree: Orville Prentiss
  • Outlaws: McKinnon
  • Bat Masterson: Ace Williams
  • Cain's Hundred: Hit Man
  • The Rifleman: Billy St. John, Harry Devers
  • Straightaway
  • Cheyenne: Moran
  • Rawhide: Jess Cain
  • Thriller: Arno Lunt
  • The New Breed: Arne Halverson
  • Maverick: Justin Radcliffe
  • Lawman: Cort Evers
  • Rider on a Dead Horse: Jake Fry
  • The Untouchables: Swede Kelso, Jan Tobek
  • Have Gun - Will Travel: Ed Bosworth, Everette, Jory, Judd Bowman
  • 77 Sunset Strip: Henry Foster
  • Laramie: David, Roy Bartell
  • The Gallant Men: Sergeant Stein
  • G.E. True: Bud Wiley, Simms
  • The Man from Galveston: John Dillard
  • The Twilight Zone: Captain James Webber, Pete Radcliff
  • The Lieutenant: Farrell
  • Kraft Suspense Theatre: Nilsen
  • Rio Conchos: Major Johnson
  • Profiles in Courage
  • Shenandoah: Mule
  • Branded: Paul Mandell
  • Perry Mason: Sgt. Burke, Jacob Leonard, Samuel Carleton
  • A Man Called Shenandoah: Pike
  • Blue Light: Erik Kozlof
  • Lost in Space: Alien
  • Felony Squad: Ben Weil
  • The Time Tunnel: Greek Sword Leader, McDonnell, Sergeant Maddox, Prince, Alien Planet Leader
  • The Man from U.N.C.L.E.: Krolik, Passenger, Darien Dawson
  • The High Chaparral: Dolph Tanner
  • Bonanza: Everett Paster, Hobie Klinderman, Simon, Sheriff King, Brother Guy
  • The Last Challenge: Frank Garrison
  • Gunsmoke: Bill Jennings, Coney Thorn, Nate Cumbers, Kelly Bowman, Hobie Larker, Emmett Ginnis, Judge Josh Pike
  • The Wild Wild West: Silas Crotty
  • Cimarron Strip: Dum Dum
  • Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea: Dr. Alex Holden, Komal
  • Lancer: Packer
  • The Virginian: Judd Hadlock
  • The Big Valley: Harry Coleman, Charlie, Amos Farrell, Sheriff Zack Fane, Barney, Zack Case
  • The Guns of Will Sonnett: Prosecutor Kingman
  • The Outcasts: Sheriff
  • The Mod Squad: Evans
  • The Learning Tree: Doc Tim Cravens
  • Daniel Boone: John Dobson, Stokes, Bart Wallace
  • Bracken's World: Ben Cabot Sr.
  • Hallmark Hall of Fame: Policeman
  • Land of the Giants: Insp. Dobbs Kobick
  • The Senator: Joseph Lick
  • The Silent Force
  • The New Doctors: Blake
  • Weekend of Terror: Lieutenant Papich
  • Mission: Impossible: David Webster, Kurt Lom, Dave Klinger
  • Vanished: Matthew Silkwood
  • Monty Nash: Sheriff Mannings
  • Dead Men Tell No Tales: Karl
  • Ironside: Owen Simmons, Anton Beecham
  • The Delphi Bureau: Luke
  • Mannix: Archer, Jackson, Alan Guthrie, Sheriff
  • Gentle Savage: Ken Shaeffer
  • The Soul of Nigger Charley: Col. Blanchard
  • The New Perry Mason
  • The Cowboys: Josh Redding
  • Honky Tonk
  • Get Christie Love!: Harrison
  • Harry O: Prof. Fineman
  • Return to Peyton Place: Harry Gilbert
  • Sara
  • The San Pedro Bums: Mr. McClory
  • M*A*S*H: Colonel Coner, Major Goss
  • Quincy M.E.
  • Power: James Hackett
  • The Hunter: Poker Player
  • Beulah Land: Sheriff Barnes
  • The Dukes of Hazzard: Farmer Perkins
  • Fantasy Island: Sam Hagen
  • Knots Landing: Butler
  • Simon & Simon: Tommy Luna
  • Power: Cop
  • Amazing Stories: Rob Wellan
  • General Hospital: Toughie
  • Trial by Jury: Judge
  • Matlock: Dr. Halvern
  • Bonanza: The Next Generation: Nathaniel Amsted
  • The Ambulance: Cop

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