Jack “Issy” <I>Targownik</I> Tornek


Jack “Issy” Targownik Tornek

Minsk, Minsk City District, Belarus
Death 18 Feb 1974 (aged 86)
Los Angeles County, California, USA
Burial Burial Details Unknown, Specifically: Somewhere in California
Memorial ID 81690743 View Source


Worked in Silent and Sound films.

Appeared in films like The Oklahoma Kid (1939) with James Cagney, Billy the Kid's Range War (1941), Billy the Kid's Fighting Pals (1941), Billy the Kid in Santa Fe (1941), Billy the Kid Trapped (1942), She Wore a Yellow Ribbon (1949), Winchester '73 (1950), The Return of Jesse James (1950), High Noon (1952) with Gary Cooper, The Great Jesse James Raid (1953), Around the World in Eighty Days (1956), Alias Jesse James (1959), The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962), How the West Was Won (1962), and Support Your Local Sheriff! (1969).

He also appeared on TV shows that involved Westerns or Crime related drama.

Jack Tornek passed away in 1974.


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  • Created by: gordonphilbin
  • Added: 8 Dec 2011
  • Find a Grave Memorial 81690743
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Jack “Issy” Targownik Tornek (2 Jan 1888–18 Feb 1974), Find a Grave Memorial ID 81690743, ; Maintained by gordonphilbin (contributor 47346381) Burial Details Unknown, who reports a Somewhere in California.