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Jimmy White


Snookers champ commonly called ‘Individuals Champ’ won the united kingdom competition, the Experts, and the Globe Glass. He became thinking about snooker before his teenagers, often training at an area hall rather than attending college. He was just the second participant ever to accomplish a optimum break in the Globe Championships, as well as the first someone to do this left-handed. He previously five children along with his wife Maureen White colored. He and Steve Davis became two of the very most celebrated snooker players ever.

Quick Facts

Full Name Jimmy White
Date Of Birth May 2, 1962
Place Of Birth London, England
Profession Snooker Player
Nationality British, English
Spouse Kelly Singh
Children Tommy Tiger, Lauren White, Leah White
Parents Lil White, Tommy White
Siblings Tommy White, Martin White
Movies Jack Said
Star Sign Taurus

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1Wins first Snooker Tournament for 12 years with a victory in the Players Championship [April 2004]
2He was awarded the MBE (Member of the Order of the British Empire) in the 1999 Queen's New Years Honours List for his services to the sport of Snooker.
36 times losing finalist in the World Snooker Championship
4Despite reaching the Snooker World Final many times he has yet to win the biggest prize in Snooker.
5Jimmy White is one of the fastest playing pro snooker players in the world, hence his nickname (The Whirlwind). Jimmy is a fan Of Chelsea Football Club (London, England)



Kill Keith2011Jimmy White (uncredited)
Jack Said2009Vic Lee
Absolute Snooker2008Video
2 Cueball2000Video Game



Masters Snooker1985-2017TV SeriesHimself - Spectator / Himself / Himself - Presentation Party / ...
Home Nations Series2016TV SeriesHimself - Analyst / Himself
Crucible Classics2016TV SeriesHimself
Perfect Break2016Himself
World Championship Snooker1984-2015TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Analyst
UK Championship Snooker2014TV SeriesHimself
The Ronnie O'Sullivan Show2014TV SeriesHimself
Sports Life Stories2012-2013TV Series documentaryHimself
This Morning2013TV SeriesHimself
Alex Higgins: The People's Champion2010TV Movie documentaryHimself - World Finalist '84, '90, '91, '92, '93, '94
I'm a Celebrity, Get Me Out of Here!2009TV SeriesHimself
I'm a Celebrity, Get Me Out of Here! NOW!2009TV SeriesHimself
Villa Vanthilt2009TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Jimmy White the One and Only2008Documentary
Partypoker.net World Open III2007TV SeriesHimself
When Snooker Ruled the World2002TV Movie documentaryHimself - Player
Hellraisers2000TV Movie documentaryHimself - Snooker Professional
Big Break1993-1998TV SeriesHimself
The Crucible: 21 Years in the Frame1997TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself
Hale and Pace1997TV SeriesHimself
Noel's Christmas Past1995TV MovieHimself - Special Guest
Gamesmaster1992-1994TV SeriesHimself
Jimmy White: Close to the Wind1994Video documentaryHimself
John Virgo: Playing for Laughs1993VideoHimself
Surprise Surprise!1993TV SeriesHimself
This Is Your Life1993TV Series documentaryHimself
Long de chuan ren1991Himself - World Billiards Champion
The Matchroom Mob1987VideoHimself

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Archive Footage

Sounds of the 80s2016TV SeriesHimself
World Championship Snooker2016TV SeriesHimself
The Mavericks2016TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself - Six-Time World Championship Finalist
888.com World Grand Prix2016TV SeriesHimself - Six-Time World Championship Finalist
UK Championship Snooker2014TV SeriesHimself
Masters Snooker2014TV SeriesHimself
Like a Hurricane: The Alex Higgins Story2001TV Movie documentaryHimself
Bridget Jones's Diary2001Himself (uncredited)
The Crucible: 21 Years in the Frame1997TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself

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