Bailey, Jim

From Astro-Databank
Jump to: navigation, search
Bailey, Jim Gender: M
James William Bailey
born on 10 January 1938 at 23:30 (= 11:30 PM )
Place Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 39n57, 75w10
Timezone EST h5w (is standard time)
Data source
From memory
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Jansky
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 20°18' s_mo.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 10°42 Asc.s_libcol.18.gif 09°53'

Jim Bailey (at right, with Queen Elizabeth II, Prince Phillip, and Beryl Reid)


American female impersonator of singing stars, a remarkable illusionist. With clothes, makeup and style, he recreated the image of Judy Garland, Barbra Streisand, Peggy Lee and more.

Bailey brought drag to the mainstream. He appeared on The Ed Sullivan Show, The Carol Burnett Show, The Tonight Show, and other TV programs, and performed in top Las Vegas venues and theatres across the USA. He also performed for Queen Elizabeth II, Princess Diana and four American presidents.

He died at Pacifica Hospital of the Valley in Sun Valley, California on 30 May 2015 of a cardiac arrest from complications due to pneumonia; he was 77.

Link to Wikipedia biography



  • Death by Heart Attack 30 May 2015 (Due to pneumonia, age 77)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Robert Jansky quotes Gallo, from him


  • Passions : Sexuality : Transvestite
  • Vocation : Entertainment : Actor/ Actress
  • Vocation : Entertainment : Night Club/ Vaudeville (Female impersonator)
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Vocalist/ Pop, Rock, etc. (Lip-synch with his own singing)
  • Notable : Book Collection : American Book