IMDb > Adm. Chester W. Nimitz (Character)
Adm. Chester W. Nimitz
Top Links
main detailsbiographyby votesphoto galleryquotes
by yearby typeby ratingsby votesby TV seriesby genreby keyword
Did You Know?
photo galleryquotes

Adm. Chester W. Nimitz (Character)
from Midway (1976)

The content of this page was created by users. It has not been screened or verified by IMDb staff.
Midway -- This gripping film interweaves the stories of the soldiers who fought the Battle of Midway, which took place six months after the attack on Pearl Harbor and was a turning point for the U.S.

Edit Photos

There may be more photos available for this character. To select more photos to be displayed in this character's gallery, click the Edit Photos link.


Alternate Names:
Adm. Chester Nimitz / Admiral Chester Nimitz / Admiral Nimitz / Fleet Adm. Chester W. Nimitz


   Edit Credits
There may be more credits available for this character. To edit the credits displayed or to add more credits to this character's filmography, click the Edit Credits link.
Jump to filmography: Archive Footage
  1. Pearl Harbor (2001) Played by Graham Beckel

  2. "War and Remembrance"
        - Part 10 (1989) TV episode, Played by William Prince (as Adm. Chester Nimitz)
        - Part 7 (1988) TV episode, Played by William Prince (as Adm. Chester Nimitz)

  3. MacArthur (1977) Played by Addison Powell (as Admiral Nimitz)
  4. "Black Sheep Squadron"
    ... aka "Baa Baa Black Sheep" - USA (original title)
        - Flying Misfits (1976) TV episode, Played by Byron Morrow (as Admiral Chester Nimitz)
  5. Midway (1976) Played by Henry Fonda
    ... aka "Battle of Midway" - Philippines (English title), UK
    ... aka "The Battle of Midway" - Ireland (English title) (imdb display title), USA (video title)

  6. The Gallant Hours (1960) Played by Selmer Jackson

  7. Hellcats of the Navy (1957) Played by Selmer Jackson (as Fleet Adm. Chester W. Nimitz)
  8. "Navy Log"
        - The Death of Dillinger-San (1956) TV episode, Played by Selmer Jackson
Archive Footage:
  1. The Making of 'Midway' (2001) (V) Played by Henry Fonda (as Admiral Chester Nimitz)

Additional Details

Plot Keywords:

Fun Stuff

From Pearl Harbor (2001)
Admiral Chester W. Nimitz: So, sir, you would have us mobilize the entire fleet, at the cost of millions of dollars, based on this 'spine-tingling' feeling of yours?
Captain Thurman: No, sir. I understand my job is to gather and interpret material. Making difficult decisions based on incomplete information from my limited decoding ability is your job, sir.
See more »

You may correct errors and omissions on this page directly. Clicking the 'Update' button will take you through a step-by-step process.