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James Watkins (James David Watkins) was born on 7 March, 1927 in Alhambra, California, USA, is an Actor. Discover James Watkins's Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is He in this year and how He spends money? Also learn how He earned most of James Watkins networth?

Popular As James David Watkins
Occupation actor
Age 85 years old
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Born 7 March 1927
Birthday 7 March
Birthplace Alhambra, California, USA
Date of death 26 July, 2012
Died Place Alexandria, Virginia, USA
Nationality USA

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Who Is James Watkins's Wife?

His wife is Janet Tobin (2000 - 26 July 2012) ( his death), Sheila Jo McKinney (1950 - 1996) ( her death) ( 6 children)

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Wife Janet Tobin (2000 - 26 July 2012) ( his death), Sheila Jo McKinney (1950 - 1996) ( her death) ( 6 children)
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James Watkins Net Worth

His net worth has been growing significantly in 2020-2021. So, how much is James Watkins worth at the age of 85 years old? James Watkins’s income source is mostly from being a successful Actor. He is from USA. We have estimated James Watkins's net worth, money, salary, income, and assets.

Net Worth in 2021 $1 Million - $5 Million
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Net Worth in 2019 Pending
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Source of Income Actor

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In 2001, Watkins began chairing another presidential commission, with a mandate to establish a comprehensive national ocean policy.


At the Energy Department, Watkins also developed a 10-point plan to strengthen environmental protection and waste management activities in the agency, and instituted policy designed to decrease American dependence on foreign oil. He left the post in 1993.


After taking charge of the Energy Department in 1989, Watkins launched the first program to clean up pollution at the nation's nuclear plants and spearheaded the administration's energy legislation.


Secretary of Energy under President George Bush, Watkins was a career naval officer with experience in nuclear technology and member of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. Earlier, in 1987, had been appointed by President Ronald Reagan to the Presidential Commission on the Human Immunodeficiency Virus Epidemic to examine the AIDS crisis, and contributed to Reagan's controversial Strategic Defense Initiative.


By the late 1970s, Watkins was commander of the 6th Fleet and in the early 1980s served as commander in chief of the Pacific Fleet.


After receiving a bachelor's degree from the U.S. Naval Academy in 1949, Watkins served on submarines during the Korean and Vietnam wars. In 1958, he earned a master's degree in mechanical engineering from the U.S. Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey.


In 1938 his mother Louise unsuccessfully sought the Republican nomination for Senate.


His grandfather George Clinton Ward was president of Southern California Edison in the early 1930s, and his father, Edward Francis Watkins, owned the Southern California Winery Co. and grew grapes in what is now San Marino.


James Watkins was born on March 7, 1927 in Alhambra, California, USA as James David Watkins. He was married to Janet Tobin and Sheila Jo McKinney.