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Ernest J. King (1878–1956)

Ernest J. King was born on November 23, 1878 in Lorain, Ohio, USA as Ernest Joseph King. He died on June 25, 1956 in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, USA. See full bio »

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 1952 Victory at Sea (TV Series documentary)
- Guadalcanal (1952) ... Himself
 1945/XIII Universal Newsreel (Documentary short)
Himself (as Admiral Ernest J. King)
 1944 Target: Japan (Documentary short)
Himself (as Admiral Ernest J. King)
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 2005 X Day: The Invasion of Japan (TV Movie documentary)
 1999 American Experience (TV Series documentary)
- MacArthur (1999) ... Himself
 1998 America's Five Star Heroes: Gods of War (TV Movie documentary)
 1998 Nazis: The Occult Conspiracy (Documentary)
Himself (uncredited)
 1998 Secrets of World War II (TV Series documentary)
- The Amazing Colonel Doolittle (1998) ... Himself
 1995 Churchill and the Cabinet War Rooms (TV Movie documentary)
Himself (uncredited)
 1994 D-Day, 6th June 1944: The Official Story (TV Movie documentary)
 1994 Biography (TV Series documentary)
- General Omar Bradley (1994) ... Himself (uncredited)
 1991 Mackenzie King and the Conscription Crisis (Documentary short)
Himself - at Quebec Conference (uncredited)
 1983 World War II: The War Chronicles (TV Series documentary)
- The Return to the Philippines (1983) ... Himself (as Adm. Ernest King)
 1962 Road to Ortona (Documentary short)
 1949 Crusade in Europe (TV Series documentary)
- Victory's Aftermath (1949) ... Himself
- Beachhead and Breakthrough (1949) ... Himself
- America Goes to War (1949) ... Himself
 1945 The Stilwell Road (Documentary)
Himself - in Conference at Quebec
 1944 Attack in the Pacific (Documentary)
Himself - Cairo Conference, in USMC Uniform
 1944 Tunisian Victory (Documentary)
 1943 The United States Navy Band (Short)
Himself (uncredited)

Personal Details

Other Works:

Comment (writing as Admiral Ernest J. King, Commander in Chief of the United States Fleet and Chief of Naval Operations), "Naval Aviation at War," Published in "Flying (USA)," February 1943, Vol. 32 No. 2, Page 49.

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2 Print Biographies | 7 Portrayals | See more »

Alternate Names:

Adm. Ernest King | Admiral Ernest J. King

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Retired with the rank of Fleet Admiral (5 stars). Served as U.S. Chief of Naval Operations, 26 March 1942 - 15 December 1945. See more »

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