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Jesse Jackson was born on October 8, 1941 in Greenville, South Carolina, USA as Jesse Louis Jackson. He is an actor and producer, known for S.O.S. - Saving Our Schools (2015), Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child (1995) and Wannabe: The Peter Putrid Story (2003). He has been married to Jacqueline L. Jackson since December 31, 1962. They... See full bio »

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Saturday Night Live Self / Self - Host


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 2008 It's A New Day (Video short)
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 2003 Wannabe: The Peter Putrid Story (Short)
Alex Maylor
 1999 Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child (TV Series)
Cocky Locky
- Henny Penny (1999) ... Cocky Locky (voice)
 1990 Melba Moore: Lift Every Voice and Sing (Video short)
Jesse Jackson
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Other Works:

TV commercial for "New York Times" newspaper See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Portrayal | 6 Interviews | 6 Articles | 4 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Rev. Jesse L. Jackson Sr. | Rev. Jesse Jackson Sr. | Elvis Jackson | Rev Jesse Jackson | Rev. Jesse L. Jackson | Rev. Jesse Jackson | Reverend Jesse Jackson | The Reverend Jesse Jackson Sr. | The Reverend Jesse Jackson | The Reverend Jesse L. Jackson Sr. | Rev. Jesse Jackson Sr


6' 3" (1.91 m)


Jacqueline L. Jackson  (5 children)

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Is a member of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Incorporated. See more »


Speaks his sermons in dramatic rhyme

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