James Dean in "East of Eden" 1955 Warner / MPTV

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Caption: James Dean in "East of Eden" 1955 Warner / MPTV

About James Byron Dean

Actor, Miscellaneous Crew
Born: February 8, 1931
Star sign: Aquarius
Height: 5' 8" (1.73 m)
Known for: Rebel Without a Cause (1955), East of Eden (1955), Giant (1956), General Electric Theater (1953)
Source: IMDB

James Byron Dean was born February 8, 1931 in Marion, Indiana, to Mildred Marie (Wilson) and Winton A. Dean, a farmer turned dental technician. His mother died when Dean was nine, and he was subsequently raised on a farm by his aunt and uncle in Fairmount, Indiana. After grade school, he moved to New York to pursue his dream of acting. He received...