James Garner was an American actor born in 1928 in Norman, Oklahoma. Garner was initially popular in television shows such as The Rockford Files and Maverick. He also appeared in films such as The Notebook, Space Cowboys, The Great Escape, Grand Prix, The Americanization of Emily, Blake Edwards’ Victor Victoria, and Murphy’s Romance. Awards that Garner won during his career were two Primetime Emmy Awards, two People’s Choice Awards, and two Golden Globe Awards. In 2014, Garner died at the age of 86 in Los Angeles, California. He was married to Lois Josephine Fleischman Clarke and had one child.