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John Uhler "Jack" Lemmon III (February 8, 1925 – June 27, 2001), was an American actor and director who received many awards in his long career. He got two Academy and five Golden Globe awards. Lemmon acted in many movies, and was famous for being very good at comedy and drama. He made a famous comedic couple at many movies with actor Walter Matthau. Lemmon died of colon cancer and bladder cancer.[2]

Jack Lemmon
Jack Lemmon - 1968.jpg
Lemmon in 1968
Born
John Uhler Lemmon III

(1925-02-08)February 8, 1925
DiedJune 27, 2001(2001-06-27) (aged 76)
Resting placeWestwood Village Memorial Park Cemetery
Alma materHarvard College (1947)
OccupationActor, musician
Years active1949–2000
Spouse(s)
Cynthia Stone
(m. 1950; div. 1956)

Felicia Farr
(m. 1962)
Children2, including Chris Lemmon
Military career
Allegiance United States of America
Service/branch United States Navy
Years of service1945–46
RankUS Navy O1 infobox.svg Ensign[1]

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ReferencesEdit

  1. "Jack Lemmon's WWII naval service". Combat!. Retrieved November 23, 2017.
  2. Duncan Campbell (29 June 2001). "Duncan Campbell on Jack Lemmon, a 'beautiful actor'". The Guardian.

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