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James King – biography, fact, career, awards, net worth and life story

IntroPolitician, died 1881
Was Politician 
From United Kingdom 
Type Politics 
Gendermale
Birth 1806
Death 1881
(aged 75 years)

James King, Jim King or Jimmy King may refer to:

Military

  • James King, 1st Lord Eythin (1589–1652), Scottish general in Swedish service and later in the English Civil War
  • James King (Royal Navy officer) (1750–1784), British Royal Navy captain who served under James Cook
  • James Wilson King (1818–1905), Chief Engineer of the United States Navy
  • James Wood King (1842–1903), American Civil War soldier and newspaper editor
  • James C. King, former United States Army lieutenant general and former director of the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, 1998–2001

Politics

  • James G. King (1791–1853), American businessman and United States Representative from New Jersey
  • James King King (1806–1881), British MP for Herefordshire
  • James A. King (1832–1899), Scottish cabinet minister of the Republic of Hawaii
  • James King (Quebec politician) (1848–1900), Canadian businessman and member of the Legislative Assembly of Quebec
  • James Harold King (1871–19??), physician and politician in Ontario, Canada
  • James Horace King (1873–1955), Canadian Minister of Pensions and National Health, 1928–1930
  • James Chisholm King (1886–1970), politician in Saskatchewan, Canada
  • Jim King (politician) (1939–2009), American politician, Florida state senator
  • James King (Maryland politician) (born 1974), member of the Maryland House of Delegates

Sports

  • James King (cricketer, born 1855) (1855–?), English cricketer
  • James King (cricketer, born 1869) (1869–1948), English cricketer
  • Jim King (footballer) (1873–1929), Australian rules footballer
  • James King (footballer) (1906–1985), Scottish international footballer
  • Jim King (baseball) (1932–2015), American baseball player
  • Jim King (basketball) (born 1941), American basketball player, now head basketball coach for the University of Tulsa
  • James King (Gloucestershire cricketer) (born 1942), English cricketer
  • James King (basketball, born 1943), American basketball player in the 1968 Olympics
  • Jim King (American football), American football coach
  • James King (athlete) (born 1949), American hurdler
  • James King (rugby league), rugby league footballer for Ireland, Barrow Raiders, and Leigh Centurions
  • Jimmy King (born 1973), American basketball player, member of the University of Michigan Fab Five
  • James King (Scottish rugby union player) (born 1986), Scottish rugby union player
  • James King (New Zealand rugby union player) (born 1987), New Zealand rugby union player
  • James King (rugby union, born 1990), Welsh rugby union player
  • James King (English footballer) (born 1996), English footballer

Entertainment

  • Jack King (animator) (1895–1958), American animator, especially with Walt Disney, whose real name was James King
  • James King (tenor) (1925–2005), American opera singer
  • Jim King (saxophonist) (1942–2012), English rock musician, member of the band Family
  • James King (film critic), British broadcast film critic
  • James King (musician), American soul musician, member of the band Fitz and The Tantrums
  • Jaime King (born 1979), American actress and model, sometimes billed as James King

Others

  • James King (priest) (1715–1795), Canon of Windsor and Dean of Raphoe
  • James King, 5th Earl of Kingston (1800–1869), Irish peer and barrister
  • James King (pioneer) (1800–1857), Scottish-born Australian businessman and winemaker
  • James King of William (1822–1856), American newspaper editor
  • James L. King (engineer) (1922–c. 1995), British engineer
  • James Lawrence King (born 1927), United States federal judge
  • Jimmy King (Emmerdale), a fictional character in the British TV soap Emmerdale
  • James King, a fictional character in the U.S. TV series Last Resort