Jackie Davis

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Jackie Davis

  • Birth 5 Apr 1914
  • Death 3 Nov 1992
  • Burial Unknown, Specifically: unknown
  • Memorial ID 90186367

Jackie Davis (John H. Davis) was an American child actor, notable for appearing in Hal Roach's Our Gang series. His sister Mildred Davis also acted; she appeared in Roach comedian Harold Lloyd's films as his leading lady. When Lloyd and Mildred were married in 1923, Lloyd pulled Jack out of Our Gang and enrolled
him in military school.
Davis first starred in the first Our Gang short called, One Terrible Day. He ended his career when Harold Lloyd and his older sister, Mildred Davis, got married, and Lloyd put him into military school in 1924. Davis left the series at the age of 10 in the Our Gang short Fast Company.
Davis grew up to become a successful physician in the Los Angeles area. He also made occasional movie and television appearances in bit roles until 1990, his last being as a bailiff in the film Side Out. He is the grandfather of American actress Carrie Mitchum and Actor Bentley Mitchum. Great grandfather to Grace Van Dien and Cappy Van Dien.

Davis died in 1992 in Santa Monica, California, at the age of 78.


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  • Created by: Papawraith
  • Added: 15 May 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 90186367
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Jackie Davis (5 Apr 1914–3 Nov 1992), Find A Grave Memorial no. 90186367, ; Maintained by Papawraith (contributor 46491198) Unknown, who reports a unknown.