James Gandolfini

Actor James Gandolfini

Profession: Actor

United States of America

Biography: Best known for his role as Tony Soprano, an American Mafia crime boss in the award-winning HBO series "The Sopranos". He garnered praise for his portrayal of Soprano, winning three Emmy Awards, three Screen Actors Guild Awards and one Golden Globe Award for Best Actor in a Drama Series.

Born: September 18, 1961
Birthplace: Westwood, New Jersey, USA

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Virgo

Died: June 19, 2013 (aged 51)
Cause of Death: Heart attack

Married Life

  • 2008-08-30 "The Sopranos" actor James Gandolfini (46) weds former model Deborah Lin (40) at Central Union Church in Honolulu, Hawaii

Historical Events

  • 1999-01-10 "The Sopranos", starring James Gandolfini as mobster Tony Soprano, debuts on HBO
  • 2000-09-10 52nd Emmy Awards: The West Wing, Will & Grace, James Gandolfini & Sela Ward win
  • 2001-11-04 53rd Emmy Awards: The West Wing, Sex and the City, James Gandolfini & Edie Falco win
  • 2003-09-21 55th Emmy Awards: The West Wing, Everybody Loves Raymond, James Gandolfini & Edie Falco wins

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