James Arness

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James Arness‘s source of wealth comes from being a tv actor. How much money is James Arness worth at the age of 99 and what’s his real net worth now?

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James Arness (born May 26, 1923) is famous for being tv actor. He currently resides in Minneapolis, MN. Portrayed the role of Marshall Dillon on TV’s Gunsmoke for twenty years, a role that John Wayne declined and recommended for Arness according to urban legend.

Source of Money
TV Actor
Real Name
James King Aurness
Place Of Birth
Minneapolis, MN
Date of Birth
May 26, 1923 (age 99)

James Arness is a Gemini and was born in The Year of the Pig


James Arness was born in Minneapolis, MN on Saturday, May 26, 1923 (G.I. Generation generation). He is 99 years old and is a Gemini. James Arness (May 26, 1923 – June 3, 2011) was an American actor, best known for portraying Marshal Matt Dillon in the television series Gunsmoke for 20 years. Arness has the distinction of having played the role of Dillon in five separate decades: 1955 to 1975 in the weekly series, then in Gunsmoke: Return to Dodge (1987) and four more made-for-television Gunsmoke films in the 1990s. In Europe Arness reached cult status for his role as Zeb Macahan in the western series How the West Was Won. His younger brother was actor Peter Graves. He was featured on the television show, Gunsmoke.

He spent time as a courier for a jewelry wholesaler while attending high school. James King Aurness attended West High School in Minneapolis, MN and Beloit College in Wisconsin. James Arness is a member of Richest Celebrities and TV Actors.


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He was a close friend of actor John Wayne.

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