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Jason Nelson Robards, Jr
Birth: Jul. 26, 1922
Cook County
Illinois, USA
Death: Dec. 26, 2000
Fairfield County
Connecticut, USA

Actor. Born in Chicago, Illinois, he was a distinguished performer best known for winning the Academy Awards for Best Supporting Actor for "All the Presidents Men" (1976) and for "Julia" (1977). A veteran of over sixty films, his credits include "Hour of the Gun" (1967), "Once Upon a Time in the West" (1968), "Comes a Horseman" (1978), "Parenthood" (1989), "The Paper" (1994) and "Crimson Tide" (1995). As a stage performer, he won an Obie Award for Best Actor in "The Iceman Cometh" (1956), a Tony Award for Best Actor in "The Disenchanted" (1959) and also won an Emmy Award for Best Actor for his performance in the TV movie "Inherit the Wind" (1988). He died of cancer at age 78 in Bridgeport, Connecticut. He was the son of actor Jason Robards Sr. and actors Jason Robards III and Sam Robards are his sons. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
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  Jason Nelson Robards (1892 - 1963)
  Hope Maxine Glanville Milburn (1895 - 1992)
  Lauren Bacall (1924 - 2014)*
*Calculated relationship

Cause of death: Cancer
Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend.
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Jan 29, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 19925
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You were incredibly sexy in "Once Upon A Time In The West"!!!!!!!!!!
- Margie Bizer
 Added: Mar. 26, 2015
Very talented!
- mav
 Added: Mar. 2, 2015

- Pamela Howlett
 Added: Feb. 26, 2015
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