James Cagney

James Cagney

Born Jul 17, 1899
  • Actor, Dancer
James Francis Cagney, Jr. was an American dancer and actor, both on stage and in film, though it is film where he has had his greatest impact. Known for his consistently energetic performances, distinctive vocal stylings and deadpan comic timing he won acclaim and major awards for a wide variety of ...

James Cagney Stats


: James Francis Cagney, Jr., James Francis Cagney, Jimmy, The Professional Againster, Cellar-Door Cagney


: Actor, Dancer


: 5 ft 4 in (1.651 m)


: Irish American


: United States of America

Date of Birth

: Jul 17, 1899 - Mar 30, 1986 (86 years old)

Place of Birth

: New York City

Date of Death

: 1986-03-30

Place of Death

: Stanfordville

Cause of Death

: Myocardial infarction | Diabetes mellitus

James Cagney Film Roles

  1. Angels with Dirty Faces
    Rocky Sullivan
  2. Blood on the Sun
    Nick Condon
  3. Each Dawn I Die
    Frank Ross
  4. Footlight Parade
    Chester Kent
  5. Frisco Kid
    Bat Morgan
  6. G Men
    'Brick' Davis
  7. One, Two, Three
    C.R. MacNamara
    One, Two, Three
  8. Ragtime
    Police Commissioner Rhinelander Waldo
  9. The Mayor of Hell
    Richard 'Patsy' Gargan
  10. The Oklahoma Kid
    Jim Kincaid

James Cagney Film Director

  1. Short Cut to Hell

James Cagney Film Appearances

  1. Hooray for Hollywood
  2. It's Showtime
  3. World War II: Homefront: Vol. 1
  4. Close-Up
  5. Hollywood Singing and Dancing: The 1930s
  6. Hollywood Singing and Dancing: The 1940s
  7. Wild Boys of the Road
  8. You Must Remember This: The Warner Bros. Story
    You Must Remember This: The Warner Bros. Story

James Cagney TV Starring Roles

  1. Smokey the Bear

James Cagney TV Guest Roles

  1. Mister Roberts salute with Henry Fonda; James Cagney, Jack Lemmon
  2. Edward Mulhare / Myron Cohen / Paul O'Keefe
  3. James Cagney tribute / Johnny Horton / Al Martino
  4. Soldiers from the Wars Returning
    George Bridgeman
  5. The 15th Annual Academy Awards
  6. Rosemary Clooney; James Cagney; Willie Mays; David Whitfield; etc
  7. The 11th Annual Academy Awards
  8. 3rd Annual Kennedy Center Honors
  9. William Wellman
  10. The 28th Annual Academy Awards