Jim Carroll Autobiographer

Jim Carroll
Birth Place:
Manhattan, New York
United States of America
August 1, 1949
Death Date:
September 11, 2009 (age 60)
Birth Sign:

He was born on August 01, 1949 (died on September 11, 2009, he was 60 years old) as James Dennis Carroll.


James Dennis Jim Carroll was an American author poet autobiographer and punk musician. Carroll was best known for his 1978 autobiographical work The Basketball Diaries which inspired the 1995 film of the same name starring Leonardo DiCaprio as Carroll. read more

Is Jim Carroll still alive?

No, he died on 09/11/2009, 10 years ago. He was 60 years old when he died. Cause of death: myocardial infarction. He died in New York City

What was Jim's zodiac sign?

Jim Carroll zodiac sign was leo.


His first feature film was The Basketball Diaries (1995). He was 45 when he starred in this movie. Since 1995, he has appeared in 8 feature films. The last one is Touching the Game: The Story of the Cape Cod Baseball League (2004). .

Awards (1)

Awarded James Parks Morton Interfaith Award .


He graduated from Columbia University and Wagner College

Jim Carroll Movies (8)

Jim Carroll movie characters

When is Jim Carroll's next birthday?

Jim Carroll was born on the , which was a Monday

His real name:
Birth name of Jim Carroll is James Dennis Carroll

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