Gordon Parks Photographer

Gordon Parks
Birth Place:
Fort Scott, Kansas
United States of America
November 30, 1912
Death Date:
March 7, 2006 (age 93)
Birth Sign:

He was born on November 30, 1912 (died on March 07, 2006, he was 93 years old) .


Scottish sports journalist and former footballer see Gordon Parks Gordon Roger Alexander Buchanan Parks was an American photographer musician writer and film director. He is best remembered for his photographic essays for Life magazine and as the director of the 1971 film Shaft. read more

Is Gordon Parks still alive?

No, he died on 03/07/2006, 15 years ago. He was 93 years old when he died. Cause of death: cancer. He died in New York City

What was Gordon's zodiac sign?

Gordon Parks zodiac sign was sagittarius.


His first feature film was Shaft (2000, as Lenox Lounge Patron). He was 87 when he starred in this movie. Since 2000, he has appeared in 21 feature films. The last one is The History Makers: Success (2005). In this movie, we watched him as himself .

When his last album A Choice of Weapons - Autobiographical Stories released, he was 99 years old. This album 'A Choice of Weapons - Autobiographical Stories' contains 13 tracks

His first album Shaft's Big Score! (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) released 49 years ago, he was 59 years old. There were 16 songs in this album.

Awards (8)

Awarded Spingarn Medal in 1971 , awarded National Association of Black Journalists Hall of Fame in 1989 , awarded Paul Robeson Award in 1990 , awarded Black Filmmakers Hall of Fame in 1972 , awarded Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards in 1997 ,


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    Genevieve Young

    He married with Genevieve Young in 1973. Gordon Parks was 60 years old. After 6 years, they break up in 1979.


He had four children, David , Toni , Leslie and Gordon (44) .

Gordon Parks Movies (21)

Gordon Parks Albums

Gordon Parks movie characters

When is Gordon Parks's next birthday?

Gordon Parks was born on the , which was a Saturday

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