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Jim Jacobs (I) (1930–1988)

Jim Jacobs was born on February 18, 1930 in St. Louis, Missouri, USA. He was a director and editor, known for a.k.a. Cassius Clay (1970), Jack Johnson (1970) and Knockout (1977). He died on March 23, 1988 in California, USA. See full bio »


(age 58) in California, USA

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a.k.a. Cassius Clay
Jack Johnson
Jack Johnson Director
Knockout Director
Legendary Champions


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 1977 Knockout (Documentary)
 1970 a.k.a. Cassius Clay (Documentary)
 1970 Jack Johnson (Documentary)
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 1968 Legendary Champions (Documentary)
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 2014 Howard Stern Birthday Bash (Video) (writer: "Summer Nights Parody")
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 1979 Marciano (TV Movie) (technical consultant)
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 1986 HBO Boxing (TV Series documentary)
- Episode dated 22 November 1986 (1986) ... Himself
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 2008 Tyson (Documentary)
 1996 When We Were Kings (Documentary)
 1995 Sonny Liston: The Mysterious Life and Death of a Champion (TV Movie documentary)
 1993 Fallen Champ: The Untold Story of Mike Tyson (TV Movie documentary)
 1970 a.k.a. Cassius Clay (Documentary)

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