James Dean Net Worth, Height, Weight, Earnings, Bio

James Dean was an American actor, According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, James Dean Net Worth $2 Million, born on 8th February 1931 and died on 30th September 1955. He is still remembered as a cultural icon of teenage disillusionment and social estrangement. One of his most celebrated films named ‘Rebel Without a Cause’, was released in the year 1955. In the film, he acted as a Jim Stark. Among others, his two roles that defined his stardom were ‘Loner Cal Trask’ in ‘East of Eden’, released in 1955, and surly ranch hand Jett Rink in ‘Giant’ in 1956.

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James Dean Net Worth

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James Dean Early Life

James Dean was born James Byron Dean on 8 February 1931, in Marion, Indiana, USA, to Winton Dean and Mildred Wilson. His father, who once worked in farming, became a dental technician to improve his prospects. The family moved to California and James attended ‘Brentwood Public School’ for a while before joining ‘McKinley Elementary School.’ He was a mediocre student. He was very close to his mother whom he felt was the only person who understood him. Unfortunately, his mother became sick with cancer and died when James was just nine years old. He proved to be a popular student in high school and played for the school’s baseball and basketball teams. He also studied drama and practiced public speaking. He graduated from ‘Fairmount High School’ in 1949.

Father: Winton Dean
Mother: Mildred Wilson
Brother: None
Sister: Ortense Dean
Marital Status: Single
No. of Children: None

James Dean Personal Life

His sexuality was often a matter of discussion in the film world. One of his best friends William Bast revealed years after Dean’s death that the two had a sexual relationship. He also dated many women, including Beverly Wills, Barbara Glenn, and Liz Sheridan. He had a much-publicized affair with the beautiful Italian actress Pier Angeli. He loved car racing from a young age. On 30 September 1955, he and his mechanic were driving to a weekend race in California when his car had a head-on collision with another car. He was taken to a hospital where he was declared dead.

Nickname: Jimmy Dean, One-Speed Dean, JD, Little Ba***rd
Gender: Male
Date of Birth: February 8, 1931
Real Name: James Byron Dean
Profession: Actor
Nationality: American
Date of Death: September 30, 1955
Place of Death: Cholame, California, United States
Cause of Death: Car Crash
Birthplace: Marion, Indiana, United States
Religion: Christianity
Zodiac Sign: Aquarius

James Dean Net Worth and Salary

James is one of the richest Movie Actors from the United States. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, James Dean’s net worth $2 Million.

Net Worth: $2 Million
Salary: Under Review
Source of Income: Movie Actor
Cars: Not Available
House: Living In Own House.

James Dean Girlfriend

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James Dean Height and Physical Appearance

James Dean is a handsome man with a very dashing personality. He has a good physique.

Body Measurements: 42-31-14 Inches
Bodytype: Athletic
Height: 5 feet 8 inches (1.73 m)
Weight: 70 kg (154 lbs)
Hair Color: Blonde
Eye Color: Green

James Dean Education Qualification

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Qualification: University Drop-Out
School: Fairmount High School, Fairmount, Indiana, United States
College: Santa Monica College, University Of California, Los Angeles

Top Facts about James Dean

  1. Born in Indiana, USA in 1931.
  2. Starred in three major films before his death at age 24.
  3. Received two posthumous Academy Award nominations.
  4. Known for his rebellious and iconic image.
  5. Died in a car accident in 1955.
  6. Influenced the development of method acting.
  7. Considered a cultural icon and symbol of teenage disillusionment.
  8. Only acted for five years before his death.


  • James Ranked on the list of most popular Movie Actors.
  • Also ranked in the elit list of famous people born in United States.
  • James Dean celebrates birthday on February 8 of every year.

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