Birth date and age: February 16, 1904, Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
Death date: September 9, 1948, Los Angeles, California, United States
The place of birth (POB): Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
Profession:Actor, Soundtrack Awards:Academy Honorary Award
Movies:Song of the South
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James Baskett (February 16, 1904 – July 9, 1948) was an American actor known for his portrayal of Uncle Remus, singing the song ", Zip-a-Dee-Doo-Dah", in the 1946 Disney feature film Song of the South. In recognition of his warm portrayal of the famous black storyteller he was given an Honorary Academy Award, making him the very first black male performer to receive an Oscar.