The iconic Michael Landon thought his birth name was just too much of a mouthful for a career in the entertainment industry. Like many other stars, he chose the name Michael Landon at random in a phone book in Los Angeles. Sadly, Michael Landon passed away at the age of fifty-four from pancreatic cancer.

THIS Is Michael Landon's Real Name 

Michael Landon

To find out his real birth name, watch the video above!