James Cagney

Born:  July 17, 1899, New York City, New York

Died:  March 30, 1986, Stanfordville, New York


1930:  Sinners’ Holiday, The Doorway To Hell

1931:  Other Men’s Women, The Public Enemy, The Millionaire, Smart Money, Blonde Crazy

1932:  Taxi!, The Crowd Roars, Winner Take All

1933:  Hard to Handle, Picture Snatcher, The Mayor of Hell, Footlight Parade, Lady Killer

1934:  Jimmy The Gent, He Was Her Man, Here Comes The Navy, The St. Louis Kid

1935:  Devil Dogs Of The Air, ‘G’ Men, The Irish In Us, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Mutiny On The Bounty, Frisco Kid

1936:  Ceiling Zero, Great Guy

1937:  Something To Sing About

1938:  Boy Meets Girl, Angels With Dirty Faces

1939:  The Oklahoma Kid, Each Dawn I Die, The Roaring Twenties

1940:  The Fighting 69th, Torrid Zone, City For Conquest

1941:  The Strawberry Blonde, The Bride Came C.O.D.

1942:  Captains of the Clouds, Yankee Doodle Dandy

1943:  Johnny Come Lately

1945:  Blood On The Sun

1946:  13 rue Madeleine

1948:  The Time Of Your Life

1949:  White Heat

1950:  Kiss Tomorrow Goodbye, The West Point Story

1951:  Come Fill The Cup, Starlift

1952:  What Price Glory

1953:  A Lion Is In The Streets

1955:  Run For Cover, Love Me Or Leave MeThe Seven Little Foys, Mister Roberts

1956:  Tribute To A Bad Man, These Wilder Years

1957:  Man Of A Thousand Faces

1959:  Never Steal Anything Small, Shake Hands With The Devil

1960:  The Gallant Hours

1961:  One Two Three

1968:  Arizona Bushwhackers

1981:  Ragtime


Academy Award:  Best Actor, Yankee Doodle Dandy (1942)
Nominations:  Best Actor, Angels With Dirty Faces (1938); Love Me Or Leave Me  (1955)

Screen Actors Guild Award:  Life Achievement Award (1977)


Photo by Kate Gabrielle