Birth Name: James Stewart
Birth Place: Indiana, Pennsylvania, USA
Death Place: Beverly Hills, California, USA
James Maitland Stewart was born on May 20, 1908 in Indiana, PA. He was the eldest child and only son born to Elizabeth Ruth Jackson and Alexander Stewart, who ran a successful hardware store in the town for more than 50 years. Growing up in Indiana, "Jimmy," as he was known, excelled in both academic and extracurricular activities such as football, track, choir, glee club and as the editor of the school's yearbook. Instilled with a strong work ethic from his parents, Stewart earned money over the summers with work in construction, and later, as a magician's assistant. The young man's love of aircraft had initially led him to consider pursuing aviation in the United States Naval Academy. His ...
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