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Jimmy Ellis (V) (1940–2014)

Jimmy Ellis was born on February 24, 1940 in Louisville, Kentucky, USA as James Albert Ellis. He was an actor, known for HBO Boxing (1973), World Heavyweight Championship: Muhammad Ali vs. Zora Folley (1967) and Joe Frazier vs. Jimmy Ellis (1970). He was married to Mary Ella Williams and Mary Etta Williams. He died on May 6, 2014 in Louisville. See full bio »

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(age 74) in Louisville, Kentucky, USA

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Filmography

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 1978 This Is Your Life (TV Series documentary)
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- Muhammad Ali (1978) ... Himself (uncredited)
 1977 The Chevy Chase Show (TV Special)
 1973 HBO Boxing (TV Series documentary)
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- Earnie Shavers vs. Jimmy Ellis (1973) ... Himself
 1970 Joe Frazier vs. Jimmy Ellis (TV Movie)
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 2011 Six O'Clock News (TV Series)
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- Episode dated 8 September 2011 (2011) ... Himself (uncredited)
 2009 Facing Ali (Documentary)
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 2000 Ali-Frazier I: One Nation... Divisible (TV Movie documentary)
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Alternate Names:

Ellis

Height:

6' 0¾" (1.85 m)
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Survived by his brother Jerry, sons Jeff and James, daughters Jamesetta Wells, Inez Ellis, Mary Ellis, and Sonya Ellis and 10 grandchildren. See more »

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