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James Dean

Actor.

Born on February 8, 1931.
Died at the age of 24 on September 30, 1955.
Cause of Death: Car crash.

James Dean
He has been dead for over 66 years.
If he was still alive today, he would be 90 years of age.

Who else died in 1955?
Famous people who died in accidents.

Which generation did James Dean belong to?

James Dean was a part of the Silent Generation demographic cohort.


"But I thought he was a boomer?!"

James Dean was not a boomer. The boomer generation started in 1945, whereas he was born in 1931.

That is a 14 year difference!

The "boomer" label is often applied to older people by mistake.

Which star sign was James Dean?

James Dean had the star sign Aquarius.

Life Path Number.

His Life Path Number was 6.

How tall was he?

James Dean was around 5 ft 8 inches tall. In centimetres, his height was 173 cm.

This means that he was slightly shorter than the average American male. However, he was still taller than the average woman.

Related: Famous actors who are short.

If James Dean was still alive, how old would he be now?

If he was still alive today, he would be 90 years old.

What day of the week was he born on?

He was born on a Sunday.

What day of the week did he die on?

He died on a Friday.

How long ago did James Dean die?

He died in September, 1955, which was over 66 years ago. Six decades have passed since his death. That's over half a century.

To put that into perspective.

  • A baby that was born on the day of James Dean's death has grown up, finished school, started a family, lived an entire life and probably even has grandchildren by now.
  • Since James Dean's death in 1955, roughly sixteen FIFA World Cups have taken place. Furthermore, around seventeen US presidential elections have been held.
  • Since his death, the United States has had twelve new presidents.
  • The United Kingdom has had thirteen new Prime Ministers since he passed away.

Other people who were born around February 8, 1931.

Celebrities and other notable figures who were born around the same time as James Dean.

Sam Cooke

Singer. Deceased
Born on January 22nd, 1931
Star Sign: Aquarius

Mikhail Gorbachev

Former Soviet leader.
Born on March 2nd, 1931
Star Sign: Pisces

People who are the same height as James Dean.

Celebrities and other notable figures who are exactly the same height as him.

Jennifer Garner

Actress.
Born on April 17th, 1972
Height: 1.73m / 5 ft 8 inches

Dick Cheney

American politician.
Born on January 30th, 1941
Height: 1.73m / 5 ft 8 inches

Chris Farley

Actor. Deceased
Born on February 15th, 1964
Height: 1.73m / 5 ft 8 inches

People who are taller than him.

Celebrities and other figures who are slightly taller than him.

Estella Warren

Actress.
Born on December 23rd, 1978
Height: 1.75m / 5 ft 9 inches

David Bowie

Singer. Deceased
Born on January 8th, 1947
Height: 1.78m / 5 ft 10 inches

Virat Kohli

Indian cricketer.
Born on November 5th, 1988
Height: 1.75m / 5 ft 9 inches

V

BTS member.
Born on December 30th, 1995
Height: 1.79m / 5 ft 10 inches

Riyad Mahrez

Soccer player.
Born on February 21st, 1991
Height: 1.79m / 5 ft 10 inches

Frank Vincent

Actor. Deceased
Born on April 15th, 1937
Height: 1.75m / 5 ft 9 inches

People who are shorter than him.

Celebrities and other figures who are slightly shorter than him.

Zach King

Internet personality.
Born on February 4th, 1990
Height: 1.72m / 5 ft 8 inches

Keith Flint

The Prodigy member. Deceased
Born on September 17th, 1969
Height: 1.70m / 5 ft 7 inches

Kim Basinger

Actress.
Born on December 8th, 1953
Height: 1.71m / 5 ft 7 inches

Richard Hammond

TV host.
Born on December 19th, 1969
Height: 1.70m / 5 ft 7 inches

Willie Nelson

Singer.
Born on April 30th, 1933
Height: 1.68m / 5 ft 6 inches

Dustin Hoffman

Actor.
Born on August 8th, 1937
Height: 1.67m / 5 ft 6 inches

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