Jackson DeForest Kelley, at a Star Trek convention.
|Born||Jackson DeForest Kelley
January 20, 1920
Atlanta, Georgia, United States
|Died||June 11, 1999
Woodland Hills, California, United States
|Known for||Playing "Leonard McCoy" in Star Trek|
|Spouse||Carolyn Dowling (1949-1999)|
Jackson DeForest Kelley (January 20, 1920 – June 11, 1999) was an American actor. He is most famous for his role as Dr. Leonard McCoy of the USS Enterprise in the television series Star Trek and six movies that followed, as well as an older Admiral Dr. Leonard McCoy, Star Fleet Surgeon General Emeritus, in the Star Trek: The Next Generation television pilot, "Encounter at Farpoint".