Home / Biography / Jeanne Cagney

Jeanne Cagney


Late actress most widely known for the movies she made out of her sibling, James Cagney, such as for example 1972’s ‘Yankee Doodle Dandy.’ She was also a noted stage celebrity famous for tasks like this of Maggie in ‘The Iceman Cometh.’ She was created in NEW YORK and began operating like a model within the 30’s. She was also a commentator for the fashion-themed video game show “Queen to get a Day time” from 1956 to 1963. She was wedded to Ross Latimer from 1944 to 1952 and Jack port Sherman Morrison from 1953 to 1973. Her efficiency in 1950’s “Quicksand,” opposing Mickey Rooney, can be widely considered among her best.

Quick Facts

Full Name Jeanne Cagney
Date Of Birth March 25, 1919
Died December 7, 1984, Newport Beach, California, United States
Place Of Birth New York
Height 1.65 m
Profession Movie Actress
Education Hunter College
Nationality American
Spouse Jack Sherman Morrison, Ross Latimer
Children Theresa Cagney Morrison, Mary Anne Roberts
Parents Carolyn Cagney, James Cagney, Sr.
Siblings James Cagney, William Cagney, Edward Cagney, Harry Cagney
Awards Academy Award for Best Actor, AFI Life Achievement Award, Kennedy Center Honors, Presidential Medal of Freedom, Screen Actors Guild Life Achievement Award
Movies Yankee Doodle Dandy, Don't Bother to Knock, Quicksand, Man of a Thousand Faces, The Time of Your Life, A Lion Is in the Streets, Kentucky Rifle, Queen of the Mob, Town Tamer, Golden Gloves, Hill Number One, All Women Have Secrets, The Titled Tenderfoot
Star Sign Aries

  • Facts
  • Filmography
  • Awards
  • Salaries
  • Quotes
  • Trademarks
  • Pictures

1Was a model during the late 1930's, before beginning her acting career on stage at the Pasadena Playhouse. Her best film performance is considered to be in Quicksand (1950), as a femme fatale opposite Mickey Rooney.
2Had two daughters: Mary Anne Roberts of Athens, Ohio, and Theresa Cagney Morrison of Newport Beach.
3Appeared with brother Jimmy in Yankee Doodle Dandy (1942), The Time of Your Life (1948), A Lion Is in the Streets (1953) and Man of a Thousand Faces (1957).
4Sister of actor-producer William Cagney.
5Sister of James Cagney.



Town Tamer1965Mary Donley
Man of a Thousand Faces1957Carrie Chaney
The Red Skelton Hour1956TV SeriesClara Appleby
Kentucky Rifle1955Cordie Hay
TV Reader's Digest1955TV SeriesMartha Wilkerson
Mr. & Mrs. North1953-1954TV SeriesLucille / Myra Rennie
A Lion Is in the Streets1953Jennie Brown
Lux Video Theatre1953TV SeriesIntermission Guest
Family Theatre1951-1953TV SeriesMary Magdalen
Life with Luigi1952TV Series
Don't Bother to Knock1952Rochelle
The Unexpected1952TV Series
Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok1952TV SeriesDoris
The Bigelow Theatre1951TV SeriesThe Girl
Your Show Time1949TV Series
The Time of Your Life1948Kitty Duval (stage name of Katerina Koronovsky)
Yankee Doodle Dandy1942Josie Cohan
Rhythm on the River1940Country cousin (as Jean Cagney)
Golden Gloves1940Mary Parker (as Jean Cagney)
Queen of the Mob1940Ethel Webster (as Jean Cagney)
All Women Have Secrets1939Kay Parker Gregory (as Jean Cagney)



The Time of Your Life1948performer: "What Is This Thing Called Love?" 1929 - uncredited
Yankee Doodle Dandy1942performer: "I Was Born in Virginia" 1906 - uncredited



Here's Hollywood1962TV SeriesHerself
Queen for a Day1956TV SeriesHerself - Fashion Commentator
The Jack Benny Program1953TV SeriesHerself
Stump the Stars1950TV SeriesHerself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

The Titled Tenderfoot1955Doris Corbett
The Voice That Thrilled the World1943ShortHerself (segment "Yankee Doodle Dandy") (uncredited)

Looks like we don't have awards information. Sorry!

Looks like we don't have salary information. Sorry!

Looks like we don't have quotes information. Sorry!

Looks like we don't have trademarks information. Sorry!

Looks like we don't have pictures. Sorry!

Check Also

Bryan Dexter Holland

Lead singer and guitarist of California punk rock-band The Offspring, the group known for music …