American television presenter and zoologist best known as the host of Animal Planet's Wild Kingdom. He also hosted his own program, Jim Fowler's Life in the Wild, beginning in 2000.
He attended Earlham College in Richmond, Indiana.
He received the prestigious Lindbergh Award in 2003.
He was born in Albany, Georgia. He was married to his wife Betsey from 1960 up until his death in 2019.
He co-starred with Michael Richards on an episode of the television series Seinfeld.