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James Baskett
Birth: Feb. 16, 1904
Indianapolis
Marion County
Indiana, USA
Death: Jul. 9, 1948
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Actor. Beloved for his portrayal of the character "Uncle Remus" in the Disney film "Song of the South". 
 
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 Parents:
  John Baskett (1869 - 1921)

Cause of death: Heart disease 
Inscription:
Dedicated to the memory of
Indianapolis native
James Baskett
For his academy award winning
Portrayal of master storyteller
Uncle Remus in Walt Disney's
1946 movie, "Song of the South"
 
Burial:
Crown Hill Cemetery
Indianapolis
Marion County
Indiana, USA
Plot: Sec: 37, Lot: 602
GPS (lat/lon): 39.82295, -86.17638
 
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Record added: Jan 01, 2001
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I just did the research and saw you were taken way to young from us thanks and rest in pease
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