Leon Ames Actor

Leon Ames is a 91 years old actor from United States of America from . Leon Ames was born on January 20, 1902 (died on October 12, 1993, he was 91 years old) in as Harry Wycoff. His nickname was Wycoff Leon.

Leon Ames
United States
January 20, 1902
Death Date:
October 12, 1993 (age 91)
Birth Sign :



Leon Ames was an American film and television actor. He is best remembered for playing father figures in such films as Meet Me in St. Louis with Judy Garland as one of his daughters Little Women On Moonlight Bay and By the Light of the Silvery Moon. The fathers whom Ames portrayed were often somewhat stuffy and exasperated by the younger generation but ultimately kind and understanding.
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His real name:
Birth name of Leon Ames is Harry Wycoff
Is Leon Ames still alive?

No, he died on 10/12/1993, 29 years ago. He was 91 years old when he died. Cause of death: stroke. He died in Laguna Beach and buried in Forest Lawn Memorial Park .


Leon Ames Movies (111)

There are 111 movies of Leon Ames.

His first feature film was Tora! Tora! Tora! (1970, as Secretary of the Navy Frank Knox). He was 68 when he starred in this movie. Since 1970, he has appeared in 111 feature films. The last one is The Best Place to Be (1979). In this movie, we watched him in the William Callahan character .

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Leon Ames movie characters

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

Leon Ames TV Shows (18)

His first TV Show was Studio One (1948).

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Awards (1)

Awarded Screen Actors Guild Life Achievement Award in 1979 .

What was Leon's zodiac sign?

Leon Ames zodiac sign was aquarius.

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