Jim Davis

1909 - 1981

Jim Davis  American Actor


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Jim Davis passed away on 26th Apr 1981 aged 71.


Jim Davis was previously married to Blanche Hammerer.


American Actor Jim Davis was born Marlin Davis on 26th August, 1909 in Edgerton, Missouri, USA and passed away on 26th Apr 1981 Northridge, California, USA aged 71. He is most remembered for Dallas. His zodiac sign is Virgo.

Jim Davis is a member of the following lists: Actors who died during production of a film or television show, Male actors from Missouri and 20th-century American male actors.


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First Name Jim
Last Name Davis
Full Name at Birth Marlin Davis
Age 71 (age at death) years
Birthday 26th August, 1909
Birthplace Edgerton, Missouri, USA
Died 26th April, 1981
Place of Death Northridge, California, USA
Cause of Death Multiple myeloma
Height 6' 2½" (189 cm)
Build Average
Hair Color Grey
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Dallas
Year(s) Active 1942-1981
Official Websites www.jimdavis.de/index.htm

Jim Davis (born Marlin Davis, August 26, 1909 – April 26, 1981) was an American actor, best known for his role as Jock Ewing in the CBS prime-time soap opera, Dallas, a role which continued until he was too ill from a terminal illness to perform.

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Don't Look Back: The Story of Leroy 'Satchel' Paige1981Mr. WilkensonTV Movie
The Day Time Ended1980GrantMovie
Comes a Horseman1978Julie BlockerMovie
Dallas1978Jock EwingTV Show
Project U.F.O.1978Earl ClayTV Show
Killing Stone1978Sen. Barry TylerTV Movie
Trail of Danger1978Pop AplingTV Movie
The Choirboys1977DrobeckMovie
Just a Little Inconvenience1977Dave EricksonTV Movie
Enigma1977Colonel ValentineTV Movie
The Legend of Frank Woods1977DeputyMovie
Hunter1976Raymond SpencerTV Show
The Oregon Trail1976J.D. PriceTV Show
The Quest1976Marshal PullmanTV Show
Law of the Land1976Sheriff Pat LambroseTV Movie
Satan's Triangle1975Hal BancroftTV Movie
Caribe1975David MayfieldTV Show
The Blue Knight1975DanielsTV Show
The Runaway Barge1975Capt. Buckshot BatesTV Movie
The Parallax View1974George HammondMovie
The Cowboys1974Marshal Bill WinterTV Show
Inferno in Paradise1974Rocky StrattonMovie
One Little Indian1973Trail BossMovie
Deliver Us from Evil1973DixieTV Movie
Bad Company1972MarshalMovie
The Honkers1972Sheriff PotterMovie
Banacek1972Ed McKayTV Show
Kung Fu1972Joe WalkerTV Show
The Sixth Sense1972Anson BeigeTV Show
The Streets of San Francisco1972Roy Johnson, Reid BradshawTV Show
Jigsaw1972TV Show
Big Jake1971Head of Lynching PartyMovie
Dracula vs. Frankenstein1971Police Sgt. MartinMovie
The Trackers1971Sheriff NaylorTV Movie
Vanished1971Capt. CooledgeTV Movie
Cannon1971Henry RawdonTV Show
Five Bloody Graves1970Clay BatesMovie
Monte Walsh1970Cal BrennanMovie
Rio Lobo1970RileyMovie
The Ice House1969JakeMovie
Night Gallery1969Abe Bennett (segment "The Waiting Room")TV Show
The Bold Ones: The New Doctors1969Peter MerlinoTV Show
They Ran for Their Lives1968Vince BallardMovie
The Road Hustlers1968Noah ReedyMovie
Cimarron Strip1967Clo VardemanTV Show
Hondo1967KrantzTV Show
The Guns of Will Sonnett1967Sheriff HawksTV Show
The High Chaparral1967RobbinsTV Show
Fort Utah1967ScarecrowMovie
Border Lust1967Movie
El Dorado1966Jim Purvis (Bart Jason's foreman)Movie
Jesse James Meets Frankenstein's Daughter1966Marshal MacPheeMovie
The Time Tunnel1966Col. Jim BowieTV Show
Zebra in the Kitchen1965Adam CarlyleMovie
Branded1965James Swaney, Wheeler, Malachi MurdockTV Show
Laredo1965Sheriff Wes CottrellTV Show
The F.B.I.1965Ellis BengstonTV Show
Daniel Boone1964Rafe Carson, Scud Tumbrill, Sam RalstonTV Show
Iron Angel1964Sgt. WalshMovie
The Littlest Hobo1963Danny KilgarrenTV Show
Stoney Burke1962Shep WintersTV Show
The Lucy Show1962CardenasTV Show
The Virginian1962Roper, McKinleyTV Show
Buttons and Her Beaus1962Movie
The Gambler Wore a Gun1961Case Silverthorne (as James Davis)Movie
Alcoa Premiere1961TimTV Show
Gunslinger1961Jeb CraneTV Show
Whispering Smith1961Sam ChandlerTV Show
Frontier Uprising1961Jim Stockton (as James Davis)Movie
The Magnificent Seven1960Gunman at Boot Hill (uncredited)Movie
Outlaws1960Wilkie SteedTV Show
The Aquanauts1960Sam HogarthTV Show
The Tall Man1960Bob OrringerTV Show
Thriller1960The MarshalTV Show
Noose for a Gunman1960Case BrittonMovie
Coronado 91960Barton KincaidTV Show
Alias Jesse James1959Frank JamesMovie
Bonanza1959Sam Butler, Johnny, Sam WolfeTV Show
Laramie1959Jim Genoway, Joe, Ben McKittrickTV Show
Rawhide1959Sheriff, Sheriff Sam JasonTV Show
The Deputy1959Trace PhelanTV Show
Manhunt1959Otto, CatlinTV Show
Markham1959Neal HollandTV Show
Monster from Green Hell1958Dr. Quent BradyMovie
Rescue 81958Wes CameronTV Show
The Donna Reed Show1958RedTV Show
U.S. Marshal1958Harvey GrangerTV Show
Yancy Derringer1958Bullet PikeTV Show
A Lust to Kill1958Marshal Matt GordonMovie
The Toughest Gun in Tombstone1958Johnny RingoMovie
Wolf Dog1958Jim HughesMovie
Flaming Frontier1958Col. Hugh CarverMovie
The Badge of Marshal Brennan1957'Brennan'Movie
The Restless Breed1957NewtonMovie
26 Men1957Father DiegoTV Show
Have Gun - Will Travel1957Al LongTV Show
M Squad1957Harry Evans, Mickey SevilleTV Show
Perry Mason1957Joe Farrell, George TaborTV Show
Tales of Wells Fargo1957Jonus Sawyer, Sam Horne, Al PorterTV Show
The Silent Service1957Lieut. Ruhe, Comm. RuheTV Show
Wagon Train1957Rudd Basham, Clyde Hubble, Dan RyanTV Show
Apache Warrior1957Ben ZieglerMovie
Duel at Apache Wells1957Dean CannaryMovie
The Quiet Gun1957Ralph CarpenterMovie
Raiders of Old California1957Captain Angus Clyde McKaneMovie
The Last Stagecoach West1957Bill CameronMovie
The O. Henry Playhouse1957TV Show
The Bottom of the Bottle1956George CadyMovie
The Maverick Queen1956The StrangerMovie
Playhouse 901956SheriffTV Show
The Wild Dakotas1956Aaron BaringMovie
Women Without Men1956Nick Randall (USA version) (uncredited)Movie
Frontier Gambler1956Tony BurtonMovie
Blonde Bait1956Nick RandallMovie
The Last Command1955Ben EvansMovie
Gunsmoke1955Clell Williams, Luke Rumbaugh, Dave CarpenterTV Show
The Millionaire1955Jim DriskillTV Show
Last of the Desperados1955Chief Deputy John PoeMovie
The Vanishing American1955GlendonMovie
Jubilee Trail1954SilkyMovie
The Outcast1954Major Linton CosgraveMovie
Lassie1954Ed BatesTV Show
Stories of the Century1954Matt ClarkTV Show
Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color1954Pop Appling, Col. PorterTV Show
Hell's Outpost1954Sam HorneMovie
The Big Chase1954Brad BellowsMovie
Outlaw's Daughter1954Marshal Dan PorterMovie
The President's Lady1953Jason Robards (uncredited)Movie
Woman They Almost Lynched1953Cole YoungerMovie
G.E. True Theater1953Cole Treuitt, FitzTV Show
Bandit Island1953Brad BellowsShort Film
Rose of Cimarron1952Willie WhitewaterMovie
The Big Sky1952StreakMovie
Woman of the North Country1952Steve PowellMovie
Cavalcade of America1952J.L. ArmstrongTV Show
Cowboy G-Men1952Dance, Shafer Henchman, Wilson, Sheriff Jack WardlowTV Show
Death Valley Days1952William Lewis Manley, Col. William Butler, The SheriffTV Show
Ride the Man Down1952Red CourteenMovie
Dangerous Assignment1952Guard, Holcomb, Lt. MakamTV Show
Gang Busters1952Capt. Bob StewartTV Show
The Unexpected1952DetectiveTV Show
Your Jeweler's Showcase1952TV Show
Little Big Horn1951Cpl. Doan MoylanMovie
Schlitz Playhouse1951TV Show
Cavalry Scout1951Lieutenant SpauldiingMovie
Oh! Susanna1951Ira JordanMovie
Silver Canyon1951Wade McQuarrieMovie
The Sea Hornet1951Tony SullivanMovie
Three Desperate Men1951Fred DentonMovie
Cavalier Theatre1951J.L. ArmstrongTV Show
California Passage1950Lincoln 'Linc' CoreyMovie
The Cariboo Trail1950MillerMovie
The Savage Horde1950Lt. Mike BakerMovie
Hi-Jacked1950Joe HarperMovie
The Showdown1950CochranMovie
Hellfire1949Gyp StonerMovie
Yes Sir, That's My Baby1949Joe TascarelliMovie
Fireside Theatre1949Wesley Dean, Luther, Col. StreeterTV Show
Brimstone1949Nick CourteenMovie
Red Stallion in the Rockies1949Dave Ryder (as James Davis)Movie
Winter Meeting1948Slick Novak (as James Davis)Movie
Merton of the Movies1947Von Strutt's Assistant (uncredited)Movie
The Beginning or the End1947Pilot at TinianMovie
The Fabulous Texan1947Sam BassMovie
The Romance of Rosy Ridge1947Badge DessarkMovie
Gallant Bess1946HarryMovie
Up Goes Maisie1946Matthews (uncredited)Movie
What Next, Corporal Hargrove?1945Sgt. Hill (as James Davis)Movie
Pilot #51943Military Policeman (uncredited)Movie
Salute to the Marines1943Pvt. Saunders (uncredited)Movie
Swing Shift Maisie1943Investigator (uncredited)Movie
Three Hearts for Julia1943Daily Globe Staff Member (uncredited)Movie
Cairo1942Sergeant (uncredited)Movie
Stand by for Action1942Talker (uncredited)Movie
Tennessee Johnson1942Reporter (uncredited)Movie
White Cargo1942Seaplane Pilot (uncredited)Movie
Keep 'Em Sailing1942Joseph Cummins (as James Davis)Movie
Northwest Rangers1942Mountie with Warrant (uncredited)Movie
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phyllis bearJul 27, 2009

even fritz the cat would have figured out you put the wrong mug shot on that davis character. guess thats just shoe glue for some people though

forxana123Mar 18, 2009

I am a big fan of your humour and comics.

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