Jimmy Breslin

Jimmy Breslin
1930 - 2017

Jimmy Breslin  American Columnist


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Jimmy Breslin was previously married to Rosemary Dattolico (1954 - 1981).

Jimmy Breslin was in a relationship with Ronnie Eldridge (1981 - 2017).


American Columnist Jimmy Breslin was born James Earle Breslin on 17th October, 1930 in Jamaica, NY and passed away on 19th Mar 2017 Manhattan, New York City aged 86. He is most remembered for The Gang That Couldnt Shoot Straight. His zodiac sign is Libra.

Jimmy Breslin is a member of the following lists: New York Daily News people, 2017 deaths and American male journalists.


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Married1 28 years, 5 months - -
Dating1 36 years, 2 months - -
Total2 36 years, 2 months 32 years, 4 months 28 years, 5 months


First Name Jimmy
Middle Name Earle
Last Name Breslin
Full Name at Birth James Earle Breslin
Age 86 (age at death) years
Birthday 17th October, 1930
Birthplace Jamaica, NY
Died 19th March, 2017
Place of Death Manhattan, New York City
Cause of Death Pneumonia
Zodiac Sign Libra
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Reporter, columnist, novelist, screenwriter, playwright, actor
Occupation Columnist
Claim to Fame The Gang That Couldnt Shoot Straight

Jimmy Breslin (born October 17, 1930) is a Pulitzer Prize-winning American journalist and author. He currently writes a column for the New York Daily News' Sunday edition. He has written numerous novels, and columns of his have appeared regularly in various newspapers in his hometown of New York City. He served as a regular columnist for the Long Island, NY newspaper Newsday until his retirement on November 2, 2004, though he still publishes occasional pieces for the paper.

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Jimmy Breslin86 LibraColumnist
Ronnie Eldridge-
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NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
KevinMaleRosemary Dattolico
JamesMaleRosemary Dattolico
PatrickMaleRosemary Dattolico
ChristopherMaleRosemary Dattolico
RosemaryFemaleRosemary Dattolico
KellyFemaleRosemary Dattolico


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NY77: The Coolest Year in Hell2007HimselfTV Movie
Crazy Love2007HimselfMovie
Ring of Fire: The Emile Griffith Story2005HimselfMovie
Summer of Sam1999HimselfMovie
ESPN SportsCentury1999Himself (2 episodes, 1999-2000)TV Show
Robert F. Kennedy: A Memoir1998HimselfTV Movie
The Critic1994Himself (2 episodes, 1994-1995)TV Show
Late Night with Conan O'Brien1993Himself (1 episode, 1994)TV Show
Biography1987Himself (2 episodes, 1995-1998)TV Show
If Ever I See You Again1978MarioMovie
Arena1975Himself 1 episode, 1988TV Show
The David Frost Show1969Himself (8 episodes, 1969-1971)TV Show
The Joe Namath Show1969Himself 1 episode, 1969TV Show
The Skitch Henderson Show1968Himself (1 episode, 1968)TV Show
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson1962Himself - Guest (14 episodes, 1963-1973)TV Show
ABC's Wide World of Sports1961Himself - Audience Member 1 episode, 1966TV Show
The Mike Douglas Show1961Himself (1 episode, 1973)TV Show
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