Jackie Gleason

Jackie Gleason
1916 - 1987

Jackie Gleason  American Actor


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Jackie Gleason was previously married to Marilyn Gleason (1975 - 1987), Beverly McKittrick (1970 - 1975) and Genevieve Halford (1936 - 1970).


American Actor Jackie Gleason was born Herbert Walton Gleason Jr. on 26th February, 1916 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, United States and passed away on 24th Jun 1987 Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States aged 71. He is most remembered for Ralph Kramden On The Honeymooners. 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: Peabody Award winners, American film actors and American television actors.


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Relationship Statistics

Married3 35 years, 2 months 18 years, 8 months 7 years, 4 months
Total3 35 years, 2 months 18 years, 8 months 7 years, 4 months


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
Buried Our Lady of Mercy Catholic Cemetery, Miami, Miami-Dade County, Florida, USA
Height 5' 9½" (177 cm)
Build Large
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Distinctive Feature Grand Father Of Actor Jason Patric
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, 1937–1986
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 Gleason (February 26, 1916 – June 24, 1987) was an American actor, comedian, writer, composer, and conductor known affectionately as "The Great One." Developing a style and characters from growing up in Brooklyn, New York, he was known for his brash visual and verbal comedy, exemplified by his city-bus-driver Ralph Kramden character in the television series The Honeymooners. He also developed The Jackie Gleason Show, which maintained high ratings from the mid-1950s through 1970. After originating in New York City, filming moved to Miami Beach, Florida in 1964 after Gleason took up permanent residence there.

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Jackie Gleason71 PiscesActor
Marilyn Gleason93 LibraActress
Beverly McKittrick87Relative
Genevieve Halford96Relative


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
GeraldineFemale31st July, 193982 years oldGenevieve Halford
Linda MaeFemale16th September, 194279 years oldGenevieve Halford


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 II1980Gaylord Justice, Reginald Van Justice, Sheriff Buford T. JusticeMovie
Mr. Billion1977John CutlerMovie
Smokey and the Bandit1977Sheriff Buford T. Justice of Portague CountyMovie
A Lucille Ball Special Starring Lucille Ball and Jackie Gleason1975Fred, Herb, MikeTV Movie
How Do I Love Thee?1970Stanley WaltzMovie
Don't Drink the Water1969Walter HollanderMovie
How to Commit Marriage1969Oliver PoeMovie
Skidoo1968Tony BanksMovie
Here's Lucy1968Ralph KramdenTV Show
Papa's Delicate Condition1963Jack GriffithMovie
Soldier in the Rain1963MSgt. Maxwell SlaughterMovie
Requiem for a Heavyweight1962Maish RennickMovie
Jackie Gleason: American Scene Magazine1962Game Show Emcee, SelfTV Show
The Hustler1961Minnesota FatsMovie
The Secret World of Eddie Hodges1960Narrator, SelfTV Movie
Playhouse 901956JoeTV Show
The Honeymooners1955Ralph KramdenTV Show
The Best of Broadway1954Aubrey PiperTV Show
The Jackie Gleason Show1952Ralph KramdenTV Show
The Red Skelton Hour1951cameo, Reginald Van Gleason IIITV Show
The Desert Hawk1950AladdinMovie
The Jack Benny Program1950Jackie GleasonTV Show
Musical Comedy Time1950Jimmy SmithTV Show
The Life of Riley1949Chester A. Riley, Chester RileyTV Show
Studio One in Hollywood1948Jerry Giles, Sam Wheeler, Uncle EdTV Show
The Ed Sullivan Show1948Ralph Kramden, The Poor SoulTV 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 (uncredited)Movie
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cboothe977cboothe977Feb 17

Jackie Gleason & Walter Pidgeon - Take Me Along https://youtu.be/fF8q89YcM8s

cboothe977cboothe977Jan 7

Recording 6231 Hollywood Blvd. Television 6300 Hollywood Blvd. http://www.latimes.com/includes/projects/hollywood/wof_stars/jackie_gleason_television.jpg

Annie15Annie15Apr 10, 2017

Great actor. I loved him in the honeymooners, he was also good smokey and the bandit. superb actor

rn_tracy1_rnrn_tracy1_rnApr 22, 2013

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

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