Dick Jones

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Birthday
25, 1927
Birthplace
Snyder, TX
Death Date
Jul 7, 2014 (87)
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
25, 1927
Birthplace
Snyder, TX
Death Date
Jul 7, 2014 (87)

About

Actor and singer best known for providing the voice of Pinocchio in Disney's film of the same name. He was a successful child and young adult performer of B-Westerns.

Before Fame

He was deemed the "World's Youngest Trick Rider and Trick Roper" at the age of four. He was hired to perform riding and lariat tricks in the rodeo when he was six.

Trivia

He was named one of the Disney Legends in 2000.

Family Life

He was the son of a newspaper editor. He was survived by his wife, four children, six grandchildren and five great-grandchildren at the time of his death.

Associated With

He often worked on Gene Autry productions.