Jackie Gleason

Born:  February 26, 1916, Bushwick, New York

Died:  June 24, 1987, Fort Lauderdale, Florida


1941:  Navy Blues, Steel Against the Sky

1942:  All Through The Night, Lady Gangster, Tramp Tramp Tramp, Larceny Inc, Escape From Crime, Orchestra Wives, Springtime In The Rockies

1950:  The Desert Hawk

1961:  The Hustler

1962:  Gigot, Requiem For A Heavyweight

1963:  Papa’s Delicate Condition, Soldier In The Rain

1968:  Skidoo

1969:  How To Commit Marriage, Don’t Drink The Water

1970:  How Do I Love Thee

1977:  Mr. Billion, Smokey and the Bandit

1980:  Smokey and the Bandit II

1982:  The Toy

1983:  The Sting II, Smokey and the Bandit Part 3

1986:  Nothing In Common


Academy Award Nomination: Best Supporting Actor, The Hustler (1961)

Golden Globe Award Nominations: Best Supporting Actor, The Hustler (1961); Best Actor-Drama, Gigot (1962); Best TV Star-Male, Jackie Gleason: American Scene Magazine (1963)


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