James Coburn

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James Coburn

Coburn in The Californians (1959)
Born James Harrison Coburn
August 31, 1928(1928-08-31)
Laurel, Nebraska, U.S.
Died November 18, 2002(2002-11-18) (aged 74)
Beverly Hills, California, U.S.
Cause of death Heart Attack
Years active 19582002
Notable works 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
1997 Affliction

James Harrison Coburn (August 31, 1928 – November 18, 2002[1]) 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.

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