James Harrison Coburn (August 31, 1928 – November 18, 2002) was an American actor. He became famous in the 1960s when he made many Western movies, such as The Magnificent Seven. But after that, he acted in other different types of roles, and became a more complete and successful actor. He was very ill in the 1980s and he almost did not make any more movies in that decade. However, he got better and started acting again in the 1990s. He won an Academy Award in 1998.
Coburn in The Californians (1959)
|Born||James Harrison Coburn|
August 31, 1928
Laurel, Nebraska, U.S.
|Died||November 18, 2002 (aged 74)|
Beverly Hills, California, U.S.
|Cause of death||Heart Attack|
|Years active||1958 – 2002|
|Notable work||Derek Flint in Our Man Flint and In Like Flint |
Corporal Steiner in Cross of Iron
Glen Whitehouse in Affliction
Henry J. Waternoose in Monsters, Inc.
|Height||6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)|
|Awards||Best Supporting Actor|
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- James Coburn on IMDb
- Find-A-Grave profile for James Coburn
- Gesprengte Ketten - The Great Escape, Behind the scenes, Photographs of cameraman Walter Riml. Helma Türk & Christian Riml, eds. House Publishing 2013, English/German