No photo available. Represent James Roosevelt? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
Up 72,860 this week

James Roosevelt (1907–1991)

James Roosevelt, the son of Franklin Delano Roosevelt, the 32nd president of the United States, and his wife Eleanor Roosevelt, was born on December 23, 1907 in New York City. The oldest son, he was the second of the Roosevelts' six children, only five of whom survived to adulthood; their third child, named Franklin, Jr. (as was their fifth child ... See full bio »

Scary Good: IMDb's Guide to Horror

Can't get enough of movies and TV shows that scare up a good fright? Check out Scary Good, IMDb's Horror Entertainment Guide.

Enter if you dare

"Style Code Live"

Join us on "Style Code Live" daily to connect, shop and chat live with fashion designers, beauty experts and celebrities! Discover today's best beauty hacks and the top style secrets!

Watch the show

On Amazon Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 39 people
created 24 Aug 2012
a list of 729 people
created 13 Jun 2014
a list of 97 people
created 9 months ago

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of James Roosevelt's work have you seen?

User Polls

Known For

Pot o' Gold
Pot o' Gold Producer
The Purple Gang
The Purple Gang Himself in Prologue
The Battle of Midway
The Battle of Midway Himself - US Army Major
Merry-Go-Roundup Producer


Hide Hide Show Show Producer (8 credits)
 1941 Alabamy Bound (executive producer)
 1941 Abercrombie Had a Zombie (Short) (executive producer)
 1941 Pot o' Gold (producer)
 1941 Easy Street (Short) (executive producer)
 1941 I Don't Want to Set the World on Fire (Short) (executive producer)
 1941 Lazybones (Short) (executive producer - uncredited)
 1941 Merry-Go-Roundup (Short) (executive producer)
 1941 Yes, Indeed! (Short) (executive producer)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (1 credit)
Show Show Self (8 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (8 credits)

Related Videos


Personal Details

Other Works:

Biography (w/Sidney Shalett)): "Affectionarly, FDR: A Son's Story of a Lonely Man", 1959. See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Portrayals | See more »

Alternate Names:

Congressman James Roosevelt | Major Roosevelt


6' 4" (1.93 m)

Did You Know?


Brother of Congressman Franklin D. Roosevelt Jr. See more »

Star Sign:


Message Boards

Discuss James Roosevelt on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page