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About James Doohan
James Montgomery Doohan was an actor, author and retired soldier. Before he found fame as an actor, he had served in World War II as a member of the Royal Canadian Artillery. In the 1940s, he received acting training and started appearing in radio dramas.
He was recognized best for playing Montgomery Scott in the science-fiction media franchise “Star Trek”. He appeared in the original television series, seven films in the franchise and voiced the character of Scott in the animated series.
He was raised alongside three elder siblings. His parents were Sarah Frances Montgomery and William Patrick Doohan. He is the father of Canadian actor Christopher Doohan. He had six other children from his first and third marriages. His second produced none.
His last public appearance was in August 2004 to receive a Hollywood Walk of Fame star.
He died of pulmonary fibrosis complications on 20 July 2005.
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James Doohan's Popularity
James Doohan was a famous Canadian-American actor, who was born on March 3, 1920. As a person born on this date, James Doohan is listed in our database as the 28th most popular celebrity for the day (March 3) and the 17th most popular for the year (1920).
People born on March 3 fall under the Zodiac sign of Pisces, the Fish. James Doohan is the 801st most popular Pisces.
Aside from information specific to James Doohan's birthday, James Doohan is the 17th most famous Canadian-American and ranks 22nd in famous people born in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
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