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James Cagney
Birth: Jul. 17, 1899
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA
Death: Mar. 30, 1986
Stanfordville
Dutchess County
New York, USA

Actor. America's quintessential bantam tough guy and a great comedian and song and dance man, James Cagney is in the first rank of Hollywood legends. As might be expected, he was the son of a bartender who grew up in New York and developed into a fine boxer, as well as one of Hollywood's real gentlemen. From "Bottom" in "A Midsummer's Night Dream" to the punk in "The Public Enemy" to the raffish charmer in "The Strawberry Blonde," Cagney could - and did - do it all. He won his only Academy Award as George M. Cohan in "Yankee Doodle Dandy," and was searing as the psychopath in 1949's "White Heat." He literally exploded at the end of the film, crying out, "I'm on top of the world, Ma." And so he was, throughout his legendary career. (bio by: Portia) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  James Francis Cagney (1875 - 1918)
  Carolyn Elizabeth Nelson Cagney (1877 - 1945)
 
 Spouse:
  Frances Willard Vernon Cagney (1899 - 1994)*
 
 Children:
  James Cagney (1939 - 1984)*
  Cathleen Frances Cagney Thomas (1940 - 2004)*
 
 Siblings:
  Harry V. Cagney (1898 - 1964)*
  James Cagney (1899 - 1986)
  Edward S. Cagney (1901 - 1968)*
  William Cagney (1905 - 1988)*
  Jeanne Cagney (1919 - 1984)*
 
*Calculated relationship

Cause of death: Diabetes complicated by heart and lung problems
 
Burial:
Gate of Heaven Cemetery
Hawthorne
Westchester County
New York, USA
Plot: Mausoleum 1, Wing 5, Corridor B, Crypt 76
 
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Record added: Jan 01, 2001
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