James Arness passed away on 3rd Jun 2011 aged 88.
James Arness was previously married to Virginia Chapman (1946 - 1960).
He was also in relationships with Tura Satana.
James Arness had 3 children, Craig Micheal (69), Jenny Lee (66) and Rolf Chapman (64).
James Arness is a 88 year old American Actor. Born James King Aurness on 26th May, 1923 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA, he is famous for Gunsmoke, How the West was Won in a career that spans 1947–94. His zodiac sign is Gemini.
James Arness is a member of the following lists: Western (genre) television actors, Male actors from Minneapolis, Minnesota and Male actors from Minnesota.
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Rest in peace my old friend. I will always watch you on TV's Gunsmoke!!!!
R.I.P James Arness aka Matt Dillon. You were one of my favorite TV lawmen.
James was a role model for young kids like me in Gunsmoke. He did everything by the law, was a great person and friend to many. A big man with a big heart. He was second to John Wayne as the tough cowboy.
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