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Birth Name: James Scott Bumgarner

Born: 7 April 1928 Died: 19 July 2014

Born and residing in: United States

Height: 6' 1"

Relationship Status: Married

Partner: Lois Clarke


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Description: The son of an Oklahoma carpet layer, James Garner (born James Scott Bumgarner) dropped out of high school at 16 to join the Merchant Marines. He worked in a variety of jobs and received 2 Purple Hearts when he was wounded twice during the Korean War. He had his first chance to act when a friend got him a non-speaking role in the Broadway stage play "The Caine Mutiny Court Martial (1954)". Part of his work was to read lines to the lead actors and he began to learn the craft of acting. This play led to small television roles, television commercials and eventually a contract with Warner Brothers. Director David Butler saw ... (more)
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"1990 - Decoration Day 1993 - Barbarians at the Gate"


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"Tommy Lee Jones (Lincoln)"


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"Sylvester Stallone (Creed)"


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" April 7, 1928-July 19, 2014"


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