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Jimmie Walker Biography

Jimmie Walker

Facts of Jimmie Walker

Date of Birth: 1947 , June-25
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 6 Feet 1 Inch
Name Alex Gaskarth
Birth Name Alexander William Gaskarth
Father Peter Gaskarth
Mother Isobel Gaskarth
Nationality American-British
Birth Place/City Essex, United Kingdom
Ethnicity white
Profession Singer ,songwriter, guitarist, musician
Working For Pentatonix
Net Worth $1.5 million as of June 2016
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Brown
Famous for Singer
Affair with N/A
Married Lisa Ruocco (9th of April 2016)
Education N/A
Music Group Pentatonix
Religion Christian
Weight in KG 77 kg
Girlfriend Taylor Jardine
Siblings Jillian Gaskarth, Helen Gaskarth, Tom Gaskarth

Quick Timeline of Jimmie Walker

1947 Born in The Bronx, New York City, New York
1967 Began working full time with WRVR
1969 Began his stand up career
1990 Appeared in Match Game
1974 Appeared in Good Times
2006 Born in TV Land Awards
1975 Nominated in Golden Globes, USA

Detail Timeline of Jimmie Walker

June 25 , 1947

Born in The Bronx, New York City, New York

Six feet and one inch tall, Jimmie Walker was born as James Carter Walker in 1947 in The Bronx, New York City, New York, United States of America to Lorena Walker, James Carter Walker. He is American and is of black ethnicity.

1967

Began working full time with WRVR

As a child, Jimmie joined Theodore Roosevelt High School. He was also able to continue his further education with the help of Search for Education, Evaluation, and Knowledge. He joined radio engineering with WRVR. He became a full timer with WRVR in 1967.

1969

Began his stand up career

He began his stand up career in the late 1960s. He made his appearance on Rowan & Martin's Laugh In and on the Jack Paar Show and later he was discovered by casting director for Good Times.

1990

Appeared in Match Game

Jimmie Walker is an actor from United States. He is one of the popular black actors. He has appeared in several TV shows since the late 1960s. In 1990, he appeared in the Match Game. 

1974

Appeared in Good Times

He is mainly popular for starring the role of portraying James Evans, Jr. on the CBS television series Good Times. He made his first appearance in this TV series in 1974 and he appeared in this TV series till the end of 1970s. 

2006

Born in TV Land Awards

He is mainly popular for starring the role of portraying James Evans, Jr. on the CBS television series Good Times. He this role he got his first nomination in TV Land Awards. He was also honored with this award that year. 

1975

Nominated in Golden Globes, USA

He got nominated in Golden Globes, USA for the first time in his life in 1975. He was nominated in this award for his role on the CBS television series Good Times. He was nominated in this award for Best Supporting Actor - Television. 

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It has been claimed that he has never been married in his life. But his own website claimed that American actress Jere Fields is his wife. This misrepresentation was later corrected.

As a child, Jimmie joined Theodore Roosevelt High School. He was also able to continue his further education with the help of Search for Education, Evaluation, and Knowledge. He joined radio engineering with WRVR. In the mid 1970s, he worked on contemporary R&B music station KAGB 103.9 FM as a weekend personality. He began his stand up career in the late 1960s. He made his appearance on Rowan & Martin's Laugh In and on the Jack Paar Show and later he was discovered by casting director for Good Times. He also performed in The Tonight Show. He is now aged 68 years old and his parents are assumed to be dead. His nationality is American. His net worth is $500 Thousand.