Jackie Gleason

Jackie Gleason
1916 - 1987

Jackie Gleason  American Actor

Jackie Gleason passed away on 24th Jun 1987 aged 71. His last relationship was when Jackie Gleason and Marilyn Gleason were married for 11 years before Jackie Gleason died aged 71.

Relationships

Jackie Gleason was previously married to Marilyn Gleason (1974 - 1987), Beverly McKittrick (1968 - 1975) and Genevieve Halford (1935 - 1970).

He was also in relationships with Joan Crawford.

Jackie Gleason had 2 children, Geraldine (77) and Linda Mae (74).

About

Jackie Gleason is a 71 year old American Actor. Born Herbert Walton Gleason Jr. on 26th February, 1916 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, United States, he is famous for Ralph Kramden On The Honeymooners in a career that spans 1941–1986. His zodiac sign is Pisces.

Jackie Gleason was in an on-screen matchup with Audrey Meadows in The Jackie Gleason Show (1952).

Jackie Gleason is a member of the following lists: People from Lauderhill, Florida, 20th-century American male actors and American male television actors.

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Confirmed Relationships4
Longest Relationship35 yrs, 2 mths
Shortest Relationship7 yrs, 4 mths
Average Relationship Length13 yrs, 12 mths
First Name Jackie
Middle Name John
Last Name Gleason
Full Name at Birth Herbert Walton Gleason Jr.
Alternative Name `The Great One`, `The Abdominal Showman`, `Mr. Miami Beach`
Age 71 (age at death) years
Birthday 26th February, 1916
Birthplace Brooklyn, New York City, New York, United States
Died 24th June, 1987
Place of Death Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Cause of Death Colon And Liver Cancer
Height 5' 9½" (177 cm)
Build Large
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Sexuality Straight
Religion Roman Catholic
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Ralph Kramden On The Honeymooners
Music Genre Easy Listening
Year(s) Active 1941–1986
Music Style Orchestral Pop, Mood Music
Music Mood Calm/Peaceful, Gentle, Sentimental, Soothing, Laid-Back/Mellow, Poignant, Refined/Mannered, Amiable/Good-Natured, Romantic, Intimate
Instrument Vocals
Official Websites www.jackiegleason.com/
Father Herb Gleason
Mother Mae Kelly Murray
Friend Frank Sinatra, Tommy Dorsey, Jimmy Dorsey, June Taylor, Brendan Behan
Favorite Places New York

John Herbert "Jackie" Gleason (February 26, 1916 – June 24, 1987) was an American comedian, actor, and musician who developed a style and characters in his career from growing up in Brooklyn, New York. He was known for his brash visual and verbal comedy style, exemplified by his character Ralph Kramden in the television series The Honeymooners. By filming the episodes with Electronicam, Gleason later could release the series in syndication, building its popularity over the years with new audiences. He also developed The Jackie Gleason Show, which had the second-highest ratings in the country 1954-1955, and which he produced over the years in variations, including in the venue of Miami, Florida after moving there.

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Dating History

Partner Comparison

NameAgeZodiacOccupationNationality
Jackie Gleason71 PiscesActor
American
Marilyn Gleason-Actress
American
Beverly McKittrick-Relative
American
Genevieve Halford96Relative
American
Joan Crawford71 AriesActress
American

Children

NameGenderBornAge
GeraldineFemale31st July, 193977 years old
Linda MaeFemale16th September, 194274 years old

Filmography

FilmYearCharacterType
Nothing in Common1986Max BasnerMovie
Izzy & Moe1985Izzy EinsteinTV Movie
Smokey and the Bandit Part 31983Buford T. JusticeMovie
The Sting II1983Fargo GondorffMovie
Mr. Halpern and Mr. Johnson1983Ernest JohnsonTV Movie
The Toy1982U.S. BatesMovie
Smokey and the Bandit II1980Sheriff Buford T. JusticeMovie
The Honeymooners1978Ralph KramdenTV Movie
The Honeymooners1978Ralph KramdenMovie
Mr. Billion1977John CutlerMovie
Smokey and the Bandit1977Sheriff Buford T. Justice of Portague CountyMovie
The Honeymooners1977Ralph KramdenTV Movie
The Honeymooners1976Ralph KramdenTV Movie
A Lucille Ball Special Starring Lucille Ball and Jackie Gleason1975Fred, Herb, MikeTV Movie
The Jackie Gleason Special1973Ralph KramdenTV Movie
How Do I Love Thee?1970Stanley WaltzMovie
Don't Drink the Water1969Walter HollanderMovie
How to Commit Marriage1969Oliver PoeMovie
Skidoo1968Tough Tony BanksMovie
Here's Lucy1968Ralph KramdenTV Show
Papa's Delicate Condition1963Jack GriffithMovie
Soldier in the Rain1963MSgt. Maxwell SlaughterMovie
Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre1963the Vast WaistlineTV Show
Gigot1962GigotMovie
Requiem for a Heavyweight1962Maish RennickMovie
The Hustler1961Minnesota FatsMovie
The Secret World of Eddie Hodges1960Narrator, HimselfTV Movie
Big Sell, The1960Reginald Van Gleason IIITV Movie
Art Carney Special1959TV Show
Playhouse 901956JoeTV Show
The Honeymooners1955Ralph KramdenTV Show
The Best of Broadway1954Aubrey PiperTV Show
The Jackie Gleason Show1952Ralph KramdenTV Show
The Red Skelton Hour1951Reginald Van Gleason IIITV Show
The James Melton Show1951TV Show
The Desert Hawk1950AladdinMovie
Musical Comedy Time1950Jimmy SmithTV Show
The Life of Riley1949Chester A. RileyTV Show
Studio One in Hollywood1948Uncle Ed, Sam Wheeler, Jerry GilesTV Show
Lady Gangster1942Wilson (as Jackie C. Gleason)Movie
Larceny, Inc.1942Hobart (as Jackie C. Gleason)Movie
Orchestra Wives1942Ben BeckMovie
Springtime in the Rockies1942Commissioner (uncredited)Movie
Escape from Crime1942Screwball Evans (as Jackie C. Gleason)Movie
Tramp, Tramp, Tramp1942HankMovie
All Through the Night1941Starchy (as Jackie C. Gleason)Movie
Navy Blues1941Tubby (as Jackie C. Gleason)Movie
Steel Against the Sky1941Cliff - the Drunk in the Diner (uncredited)Movie
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rn_tracy1_rnApr 22, 2013

Loved Ralph Cramden. He was the best, the funniest, classic comedy at its best.


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