Obituary of Jimmy Smits

Jimmy Smits

Jimmy Smits (born on July 9th, 1955 in Brooklyn, New York) was a TV Actor who was best known for lots of TV projects including his stint as Matt Santos on the American political drama "The West Wing". Jimmy died on October 26th, 2021 (TBV) and his death was possibly because of an accident in a hang glider.

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Jimmy Smits Biography Wiki:

    • Is He Dead or Alive: Still Alive
    • Full Name: Smits, Jimmy
    • Common Name: Jimmy Smits
    • Birth Name: Jimmy L. Smits
    • Gender: Male
    • Preferred Gender Pronoun: he/him/his
    • Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, U.S.
    • Birth Date: July 09, 1955
    • Age: 66
    • Also Known As: Jim
    • Category/Genre: TV Actor

    • Nationality: American
    • Spouse/Partner:
      • Barbara Smits (married 1981-divorced ⁠1987)
      • Wanda De Jesus (partnered 1986–present)
    • Father: Cornelis Leendert Smits (1929–2015)
    • Mother: Emilina (née Pola; 1930–2015)
    • Sisters:
      • Yvonne Smits
      • Diana Smits
    • Daughters:
      • Taina Smits-Beasley (born in 1975)
      • Joaquin Smits (born in 1983)

Death Notice:

  • Date: Still Alive,
  • Place: Unknown
  • Cause of Death: Not Dead/Deceased

Category Tags:

TV Actor American Born on July 9th Born in 1955 Born in New York

Quotable Quotes:

"We shall defend our island, whatever the cost may be, we shall fight on the beaches, we shall fight on the landing grounds, we shall fight in the fields and in the streets, we shall fight in the hills; we shall never surrender."

"That's the real trouble with the world, too many people grow up. They forget. "

"If we could see the miracle of a single flower clearly, our whole life would change. "

"How can you think and hit at the same time?"

"The question isn't who is going to let me; it's who is going to stop me."

"The No. 1 reason people fail in life is because they listen to their friends, family, and neighbors."

"Childishness? I think it's the equivalent of never losing your sense of humor. I mean, there's a certain something that you retain. It's the equivalent of not getting so stuffy that you can't laugh at others."

Is Jimmy Smits still alive? According to our unconfirmed records, he has not passed away.

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Related Links:

Wikipedia.org: Jimmy Smits
IMDB.com: Jimmy Smits

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Last Updated: 2021-10-26 08:33:02
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