Khigh Dhiegh
Khigh Dhiegh
Biographical Information
Real Name: Kenneth Dickerson
Born: 25 August 1910
Died: 25 October 1991
Age: 81
Originally From: Spring Lake, New Jersey, USA
Family: 2 Children
Personal Information
First appearance: Pilot
Portrays: Wo Fat

Khigh Dhiegh was born on August 25, 1910 in Spring Lake, New Jersey, USA as Kenneth Dickerson. He was an actor, known for The Manchurian Candidate (1962), Seconds (1966) and Judge Dee and the Monastery Murders (1974). He was married to Mary Dickerson. He died on October 25, 1991 in Mesa, Arizona, USA.


  • Owned a book store in Manhattan 7th Avenue in the 1940s and 50s.
  • Author of multiple books on Taoist philosophy, including The Eleventh Wing.