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Actor Jesse Owens

Jesse Owens

  • Birth name:

    James Cleveland Owens

  • Date of Birth:

    Oakville, Alabama, USA

Biography:

Jesse Owens, arguably the most popular American track and field star in history, was -- along with his contemporary, world's heavyweight champion Joe Louis -- one of the first African Americans to change white society's perception of both black athletes and, more importantly, people of color. The future Olympio champion was born James Cleveland Owens on September 12, 1913 in Oakville, Alabama, the youngest of 10 children born to sharecroppers Henry and Emma Owens. When young "J.C." as... more

Jesse Owens Filmography

Aсtor (5)

Movie

Year

Movie Hitler's Olympics Hitler's Olympics

as Himself (archive footage)

2016
Movie The Book Thief The Book Thief

as Himself (archive footage)

2013
Movie Genocide Genocide

as Himself

1982
Movie Charlie Chan at the Olympics Charlie Chan at the Olympics

as Himself (uncredited) (archive footage)

1937