Jim Backus

Born Feb 25, 1913
James Gilmore "Jim" Backus was an American radio, television, film, and voice actor. Among his most famous roles are the voice of nearsighted cartoon character Mr. Magoo, the rich Hubert Updike III on the radio version of The Alan Young Show, Joan Davis's character's husband on TV's I Married Joan, ...
Jim Backus

Jim Backus Stats


: James Gilmore Backus, James G. Backus, James Gilmore "Jim" Backus, James Backus


: Actor, Voice Actor, Writer


: United States of America

Date of Birth

: February 25, 1913

Place of Birth

: Cleveland

Date of Death

: July 3, 1989

Place of Death

: Los Angeles

Cause of Death

: Pneumonia | Parkinson's disease