John Mills British actor

John Mills is a 97 years old British actor from Felixstowe. John Mills was born on February 22, 1908 (died on April 23, 2005, he was 97 years old) in Felixstowe as Lewis Ernest Watts Mills.



Sir John Mills CBE was an English actor who appeared in more than 120 films in a career spanning seven decades. On screen he often played people who are not at all exceptional but become heroes because of their common sense generosity and good judgement. He received an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his work in Ryan's Daughter.
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Birth name of John Mills is Lewis Ernest Watts Mills
Is John Mills still alive?

No, he died on 04/23/2005, 18 years ago. He was 97 years old when he died. Cause of death: stroke. He died in Buckinghamshire



John Mills had four marriages.

Aileen Raymond

Aileen Raymond, British actor

He married with Aileen Raymond (94), in 1927. John Mills was 18 and Aileen Raymond was 16 years old. After 14 years, they break up in 1941.

Mary Hayley Bell

Mary Hayley Bell, English actress writer and dramatist

Mills married with Mary Hayley Bell (94), on Thursday, January 16th, 1941. John was 32 and Mary Hayley Bell was 29 years old. They ended their 63 years, 11 months marriage in 2005.

Sarah Best

Sarah Best

He married with Sarah Best on Sunday, June 30th, 1709. John Mills was 198 and Sarah Best was 26 years old. Married for 313 years, 10 months.


He had fourteen children, Esther , Teresa , Reverend (78) , William (69) , Harriett (77) , Selina (270) , Charles (70, Cameraman) , Lucy (10) , Frances (30) , Elizabeth (91) , Cecil (68) , Francis (3) , Juliet (81, Actress) and Hayley (77, English actress) .


John Mills Movies (108)

There are 108 movies of John Mills.

His first feature film was Dr. Strange (1978, as Thomas Lindmer). He was 70 when he starred in this movie. Since 1978, he has appeared in 108 feature films. The last one is Deadly Advice (1994). In this movie, we watched him in the Jack the Ripper character .

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John Mills movie characters

The names of the characters/jobs in the films he starred in are as follows:

John Mills TV Shows (18)

His first TV Show was This Is Your Life (1955).

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Awards (4)

Nominated Tony Award for Best Actor in a Play in 1961 , awarded Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor in 1969 , awarded Disney Legends in 2001 , awarded Commander of the Order of the British Empire ,


He graduated from Norwich High School For Boys

What was John's zodiac sign?

John Mills zodiac sign was pisces.

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