Birth Name: John Kendall Jenkins
Place of Birth: New Boston, Ohio, U.S.
Date of Birth: August 28, 1940
Ethnicity: possibly Welsh
Ken Jenkins is an American actor and musician. He is known for his role on the show Scrubs. His surname, Jenkins, is Welsh. He was raised partly in Dayton, Ohio.
He is married to actress and playwright Katharine Houghton. Katharine is niece of actress Katharine Hepburn. Ken has three children, including actor Daniel Jenkins, with his former wife Joan Patchen.