John Garfield

American actor (1913-1952)

John Garfield (born Jacob Julius Garfinkle, March 4, 1913 – May 21, 1952) was an American actor.[1] He was nominated for two Academy Awards for his roles in Four Daughters (1938) and Body and Soul (1947).

John Garfield
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Garfield in Tortilla Flat (1942)
Born
Jacob Julius Garfinkle

(1913-03-04)March 4, 1913
Lower East Side, Manhattan, New York, U.S.
DiedMay 21, 1952(1952-05-21) (aged 39)
New York City, U.S.
Cause of deathHeart attack
OccupationActor
Years active1932–1951
Spouse(s)
Roberta Seidman
(m. 1935; his death 1952)
Children3

ReferencesEdit

  1. "John Garfield Dies in N.Y. Home of Actress". Los Angeles Times. Associated Press. May 22, 1952. Retrieved January 22, 2020.