Jack Pickford

Jack Pickford bio

Birth Name: John Charles Smith

Occupation: Movie Actor

Place Of Birth: Canada

Date Of Birth: August 18, 1896

Date Of Death: January 3, 1933

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: Canadian

Jack Pickford was born on the 18th of August, 1896. He was popular for being a Movie Actor. Known best as the brother of child star Mary Pickford, this Canadian-born performer played numerous childhood and teenage film roles himself, most notably appearing in cinematic adaptations of Tom Sawyer and Great Expectations.

Jack Pickford was born in Canada. After his father left the family, young Pickford and his two sisters relocated from Toronto to New York to support themselves and their mother through performing in theatrical productions. His life was marked by alcohol abuse and personal scandal, and he died at the age of thirty-six from advanced-stage syphilis.

Jack Pickford was a Leo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Jack Pickford was born in 1890s.

John Charles Smith is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


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Jack Pickford’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 Pickford’s parents.

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Personal Life

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

Jack Pickford was born in the Year of the Monkey.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: John Charles Smith
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Jack Pickford was a Leo. People of this zodiac sign like to be admired, expensive things, bright colors, and dislike being ignored, facing difficulties, not being treated specially. The strengths of this sign are being creative, passionate, generous, warm-hearted, cheerful, humorous, while weaknesses can be arrogant, stubborn, self-centered, lazy and inflexible. The greatest overall compatibility with Leo is Aquarius, Gemini.

Chinese Zodiac: Jack Pickford was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign love to make people laugh and are generally energetic and upbeat but sometimes lack self-control.

Ruling Planet: Jack Pickford had a ruling planet of Sun and has a ruling planet of Sun and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Sun. The Sun is about vitality and is the core giver of life. It is also known as being the most generous and noble of signs. People who are born with the Sun as the ruling planet are courageous, self-expressive and bold.

Jack Pickford’s birth sign is Leo and he had a ruling planet of Sun.

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