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Jimmy Walker (I) (1881–1946)

Jimmy Walker was born on June 19, 1881 in New York City, New York, USA as James John Joseph Walker. He was an actor, known for Nertz (1929), Glorifying the American Girl (1929) and Biography (1961). He was married to Betty Compton and Janet Allen. He died on November 18, 1946 in New York City. See full bio »

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Nertz NYC Mayor
Glorifying the American Girl
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 1929 Nertz (Short)
NYC Mayor
 1929 Glorifying the American Girl
NYC Mayor Jimmy Walker (uncredited)
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 1961 Biography (TV Series documentary)
- Amelia Earhart (1961) ... Himself
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 1999 New York: A Documentary Film (TV Series documentary)
Himself (uncredited)
 1990 American Experience (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Mayor of New York City
- The Crash of 1929 (1990) ... Himself - Mayor of New York City
 1990 Babe Ruth: The Man, the Myth, the Legend (Video short)
 1983 Zelig
Himself - Mayor of New York (uncredited)
 1964 The Twentieth Century (TV Series documentary)
- Jimmy Walker (1964) ... Himself
 1963 Hollywood Without Make-Up (Documentary)
 1960 The Rise and Fall of Legs Diamond
Himself - Mayor of New York City (uncredited)

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1 Biographical Movie | 2 Portrayals | 3 Articles | See more »


5' 9" (1.75 m)

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Member of New York state legislature, 1914-1925. Mayor of New York City, 1926-1932. See more »


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