James Daly

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James Daly’s Birthday Highlights

Birth Name

James Daly

Eye Color

Dark Brown

Place Of Birth

Wisconsin Rapids, USA


103 years old

Birth Date

October 22, 1918

Star Sign


James Daly Facts

Child Star?




Net Worth

$3 million

Current Partner

Hope Newell


Tyne, Pegeen, Tim, Glynn


Dorothy Ethelbert Mullen, Percifer Charles Daly


1.8m (5'9"")



Chinese Year

Year of the Horse

About James Daly 

James Daly, or James Firman Daly, a successful actor, received a music major, drama major, and an honorary degree in Doctor of Fine Arts.

James Daly had acted in more than eight movies and over 10 television series. He also appeared in 'Star Trek.'

James Daly was an American theater, movie, and television actor from Wisconsin Rapids. His alma mater was Cornell college. He was famous for his work in 'Medical Center,' a hospital drama tv series such as 'Paul Lochner,' the superior of Chad Everett's character. He was active in the film industry from 1953 until he died in 1978. James Daly has four children. He started his career in acting with theater appearances. His net worth was around $3 million by his death. We will discuss Daly's net worth, family life, early career, and interests.

James Daly Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What was James Daly's net worth?

The estimated net worth of James Daly was $3 million as of 2022. He gained this net worth through his career in acting.

How much did James Daly earn per year?

The amount of income James Daly earned during his lifetime is unknown. His primary source of income was his acting career.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall was James Daly?

James Daly was 5 ft 10 in (180 cm) in height.

How old was James Daly?

James Daly was 59 years old when he died in 1978. He is survived by his family.

Childhood And Education

James Daly was born James Firman Daly in Wisconsin Rapids, the Wisconsin State, United States. His birth date was October 23, 1918.

James Daly was born with black eyes under the zodiac sign of Aquarius. His parents were Dorothy Ethelbert Mullen and Percifer Charles Daly. His father was a fuel merchant, and his mother worked with the CIA. He acted in shows, studied drama, and joined the armed services. He was a part of the United States Navy during the end of the Second World War. He went to the University of Wisconsin and majored in music and Iowa State University and majored in drama. He then attended Carroll College and Cornell College. He was awarded the Doctor of Fine Arts honorary degree at Cornell.

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who was James Daly's partner?

James Daly got married to Hope Newell in 1942. The couple has four children, Tyne Daly, Pegeen Daly, Tim Daly, and Glynn Daly. The couple divorced in 1965. Tim Daly, Tyne Daly, James' grandson Sam Daly, and a granddaughter Kathryne Dora Brown are actors. When she was a child, Tyne appeared on 'Foreign Intrigue.' Tim appeared in the play 'An Enemy Of The People' with his father.

Career And Professional Highlights

James Daly started as a stage actor in 1946 with 'Born Yesterday' as the understudy of Gary Merrill. He also appeared in 'Period of Adjustment' and 'J.B.'

James Daly worked in 'Foreign Intrigue' between 1953 and 1955. He was a guest star on tv series like 'Appointment with Adventure,' 'Mission: Impossible,' 'Breaking Point,' 'The Road West,' 'The Twilight Zone,' 'The Tenderfoot,' 'Twelve O'Clock High,' and 'The Virginian.' He acted in the famous 'Star Trek' in the 'Requiem for Methuselah' episode as 'Mr. Flint.'

He appeared in an uncredited role of 'Interne' in 'The Sleeping City' movie in 1950. In 1955 and 1957, James Daly acted in 'The Court-Martial of Billy Mitchell' and 'The Young Stranger.' Between 1960 and 1972, Daly appeared in seven movies.

Best Known For…

James Daly is best known as an actor who appeared on stage, on television, and in movies. From 1963-1964, Daly worked as one of the hosts of the weekend program of NBC Radio called 'Monitor.' Between 1961 and 1967, James Daly appeared as four different characters on the 'Hallmark Hall of Fame' anthology program in episodes like 'Saint Joan,' 'Eagle in a Cage,' 'The Magnificent Yankee,' and 'Give Us Barabbas.'

What awards did James Daly win?

James Daly won the Emmy Award for the 'Hallmark Hall of Fame' program for 'Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series' in 1966.

Other Interesting James Daly Facts And Trivia

  • James Daly's last role was in 'Roots: The Next Generations' mini-series as 'Mr. Boyce.'
  • James Daly died of heart failure on July 3, 1978, in Nyack village of New York, two years after the end of 'Medical Center.' He was preparing for his next play called 'Equus' in New York.
  • James Daly's family scattered his ashes in the Atlantic Ocean.

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