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There's only one Jimmy Grimble

John Hay (director), Lewis MacKenzie (actor), Gina McKee (actor)
Title
There's only one Jimmy Grimble
Director
John Hay
Actor
Lewis MacKenzie Gina McKee Robert Carlyle Ray Winstone
Author of screenplay
Simon Mayle
Language
English
Publisher
A-Film Home Entertainment, 2007 | Other editions
1 dvd-video
Recording date
2000
Playing time
105 min.
Note
Engels gesproken Ondertiteling: Nederlands
EAN
8716777921531

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About John Hay

John Milton Hay (October 8, 1838 – July 1, 1905) was an American statesman and official whose career in government stretched over almost half a century. Beginning as a private secretary and assistant to Abraham Lincoln, Hay's highest office was United States Secretary of State under Presidents William McKinley and Theodore Roosevelt. Hay was also an author and biographer, and wrote poetry and other literature throughout much of his life.

Born in Indiana to an anti-slavery family that moved to Warsaw, Illinois when he was young, Hay showed great potential, and his family sent him to Brown University. After graduation in 1858, Hay read law in his uncle's office in Springfield, Illinois, adjacent to that of Lincoln. Hay worked for Lincoln's successful presidential campaign and became one of his private secretaries at the White House. Throughout the American Civil War, Hay was close to Lincoln and stood by his deathbed after the President wa…Read more on Wikipedia

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