Jamie Farr

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Birth Name

Jamie Farr

Place Of Birth

Ohio, USA


88 years old

Birth Date

July 01, 1934

Star Sign


Jamie Farr Facts

Child Star?



Actor, Comedian

Education & Qualifications

Woodward High school

Net Worth

$6 million

Current Partner

Joy Ann Richards


Jonas Farr, Yvonne Farr


Jamelia M. Abodeely, Samuel N. Farah



Chinese Year

Year of the Dog

About Jamie Farr 

Jamie Farr is an American actor.

Jamie Farr has acted in numerous films and has excelled in his acting field. He has established a unique identity in the film industry.

Jamie Farr has played in a lot of films and TV shows. A talent scout discovered his potential in acting when he went to Pasadena Playhouse School. From then, his career accelerated and eventually he played a lot of roles in TV shows and films. He has two children who are Jonas Farr and Yvonne Farr. Farr hosts a daily radio journey called 'Travelin Farr'.

Jamie Farr's Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Jamie Farr’s net worth?

As per sources, the net worth of Jamie Farr is estimated to be approximately around $6 million.

How much does Jamie Farr earn per year?

Information about his annual earnings are not available.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Jamie Farr?

The exact height of Jameel Joseph Farah is not known.

How old is Jamie Farr?

As of 2022, Jamie Farr is 84 years old.

Childhood And Education

The renowned actor, Jameel Joseph Farah, was born on July 1, 1934 in Toledo, Ohio, to a Lebanese-American couple Jamelia M. and Samuel N. Farah. Jamie and his family regularly attended George Antiochian orthodox church. His first accomplishment in acting occurred when he was eleven years old when he won two dollars in an acting contest conducted in his local vicinity. He enrolled in Woodward school and stood among the bright students of the school. A talent scout discovered Farr when he went to the Pasadena Playhouse and offered him a screen test for 'Blackboard Jungle'. Jamie Farr won the role of a student named Santini. With the support of Danny Thomas, his mentor, Farr decided to pursue an acting career.

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who is Jamie Farr’s partner?

Jamie Farr wedded Joy Ann Richards in 1963, and the couple has two children who are Jonas Farr and Yvonne Farr.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

Jamie Farr played the role of a fruit vendor in 'Blackboard Jungle' in early 1995. Later, he got drafted into the US Army, where he underwent basic training with the 6th infantry division at Ford Ord, California. Jamie Farr served two years Korean television and Japanese radio. Jamie got new TV roles during the late '50s. He appeared regularly on the show 'The Red Skeleton Show' and also in the 'The Daye Kaye Show'. He eventually also appeared in 'The Dick Van Dyke Show'. Farr was hired for one day's work on a 'M*A*S*H' episode as Corporal Klinger . However, his start in the industry began with minor roles as as delivery boy, post office clerk, and army store clerk. Farr received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 1985. From 1996-to 1997 he was aprt of 'The Odd Couple', where he played as Oscar Madison opposite his long-time friend William Christopher who played as Felix Ungar. Both of them are associated and appeared in numerous movies.

Other Interesting Jamie Farr Facts And Trivia

  • Jamie Farr celebrates his birthday on July 1.
  • He falls under the cancer zodiac sign as per his birth date.
  • Jamie Farr hosts a daily radio travel called 'Travelin Farr'.
  • As Max Corporal Klinger in the 'M*A*S*H' TV show, he wore his actual U.S army-issued dog tags.
  • The comedian also received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

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