Jackie Coogan bio

Birth Name: John Leslie Coogan

Occupation: TV Actor

Place Of Birth: Los Angeles

Date Of Birth: October 26, 1914

Date Of Death: March 1, 1984

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Jackie Coogan was born on the 26th of October, 1914. He was best known for being a TV Actor. Child star who later played the role of Uncle Fester on The Addams Family and whose financial earnings as a child inspired The Coogan Act, a children’s financial protection law.

Jackie Coogan was born in Los Angeles. He began performing as an infant in film and vaudeville before being discovered by Charlie Chaplin . He went from dancing in Chaplin films to starring as a macabre uncle.

Jackie Coogan was a Scorpio and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Jackie Coogan was born in 1910s. The 1910s represented the culmination of European militarism. Discover what happened on this day.

John Leslie Coogan 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".


Jackie’s John Leslie Coogan attended Santa Clara University.


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

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Personal Life

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

Jackie Coogan was born in the Year of the Tiger.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: John Leslie Coogan
NICKNAME: John Leslie “Jackie” Coogan, John Leslie Coogan, Jackie Coogan
DEATH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Jackie Coogan was a Scorpio. People of this zodiac sign like truth, being right, longtime friends, teasing, and dislike dishonesty, revealing secrets, passive people. The strengths of this sign are being resourceful, brave, passionate, a true friend, while weaknesses can be distrusting, jealous, secretive and violent. The greatest overall compatibility with Scorpio is Taurus and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Jackie Coogan was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are thought to be brave and independent. They're respected for their deep thoughts and courageous actions, but sometimes show off when accomplishing something.

Ruling Planet: Jackie Coogan had a ruling planet of Pluto and has a ruling planet of Pluto. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Uranus and Neptune were not yet discovered, since the telescope had not yet been invented. Astrologers and astronomers could only work with planets visible to the eye.

Jackie Coogan’s birth sign is Scorpio and he had a ruling planet of Pluto.

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