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Full Name: James Gilmore Backus
Description: Actor,Comedian, USA
Known For: The voice of Mr. Magoo,
Instruments: Voice
Music Styles: Comedy
Location: United States of America
Web Site: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0000822/
Date Born: 25th February 1913
Location Born: Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America
Date Died: 3rd July 1989
Location Died: Los Angeles, California, United States of America
Memorial: Backus died in Los Angeles, California from complications of pneumonia, after suffering from Parkinson's disease for many years.
Summary: Backus was a student at the Kentucky Military Institute, but was expelled for riding a horse through the mess hall. In 1952 he had a brief scene in Don't Bother To Knock with Marilyn Monroe.
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