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James Whitmore

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Birthday
1, 1921
Birthplace
White Plains, NY
Death Date
Feb 6, 2009 (87)
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
1, 1921
Birthplace
White Plains, NY
Death Date
Feb 6, 2009 (87)

About

His one-man shows portrayed Harry Truman, FDR, and Will Rogers. During his lifetime, he received a Golden Globe Award and an Emmy Award.

Before Fame

He became a member of the secret society, Skull and Bones, while attending Yale University.

Trivia

In 1977, he played Theodore Roosevelt in Bully.

Family Life

His grandson, Matty Witmore, competed in Survivor: Gabon.

Associated With

He was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actor for his portrayal of former U.S. President Harry S. Truman in Give 'em Hell, Harry!