Jack Nance bio

Birth Name: Marvin John Nance

Occupation: Movie Actor

Place Of Birth: Boston

Date Of Birth: December21, 1943

Date Of Death: December 30, 1996

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Jack Nance was born on the 21st of December, 1943. He was popular for being a Movie Actor. The star of David Lynch films who played the lead role in Eraserhead and played quirky supporting characters in other Lynch films such as 1997’s Lost Highway, 1984’s Dune, and 1986’s Blue Velvet as well as in Lynch’s TV series Twin Peaks.

Jack Nance was born in Boston. He was in a touring children’s theatre troupe and later performed with the American Conservatory Theater in San Francisco. He met David Lynch after becoming involved with avant-garde theater, and was cast in almost every one of Lynch’s films.

Jack Nance was a Capricorn and was born in the Baby Boomers Generation.

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Jack Nance was born in 1940s. The early 1940s were dominated by World War II. Following the end of the war, it was the start of the Baby Boomer years and technology advancements such as the jet engine, nuclear fusion, radar, rocket technology and others later became the starting points for Space Exploration and Improved Air Travel. The 40s also brought us the Slinky, Velcro, Jeep, Tupperware and Frisbee. Discover what happened on this day.

Marvin John Nance is part of the Baby boomers generation. Also known as "boomers", are the result of the end of World War II, when birth rates across the world spiked. They are associated with a rejection of traditional values. These hippie kids protested against the Vietnam War and participated in the civil rights movement.


Jack’s Marvin John Nance attended South Oak Cliff, High School, Dallas, Texas, United States.


Jack Nance’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Jack Nance’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Jack Nance kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Jack Nance was born in the Year of the Goat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME:Marvin John Nance
AGE GENERATION:Baby Boomers Generation
BIRTH SIGN:Capricorn



Zodiac Sign: Jack Nance was a Capricorn. People of this zodiac sign like family, tradition, and dislike almost everything at some point. The strengths of this sign are being responsible, disciplined, good managers, while weaknesses can be to be the know-it-all, unforgiving, condescending and expecting the worst. The greatest overall compatibility with Capricorn is Taurus and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Jack Nance was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign enjoy being alone with their thoughts. They're creative thinkers, economic, cautitous and appreciate the arts, they can also be indecisive.

Ruling Planet: Jack Nance had a ruling planet of Saturn and has a ruling planet of Saturn and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Saturn. Saturn is a planet of commitment and responsibility, but also restriction and delay. People who are born with Saturn as the ruling planet are disciplined and are hard workers.

Jack Nance’s birth sign is Capricorn and he had a ruling planet of Saturn.

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