- smashave RIP Uncle Philip your legacy will live forever in our hearts and soul thank u for everything what you did to us in this world Uncle Philip RIP 1945-2013 3 May 2014
- marcus28 There is confusion about the year that James Avery was born. James Avery was either born on Tuesday November 27,1945 or on Saturday November 27,1948. He was either the age of 65 or the age of 68 at the time he passed away. 5 January 2014
- marcus28 The Fresh Prince Of Bel-Air (1990-1996) happens to be one of my favorite television shows,ever. Rest In Peace,James Avery. 5 January 2014
- marcus28 Rest In Peace: James Avery. You were such a great actor. I love you and miss you. I grew up watching your show: The Fresh Prince Of Bel-Air (1990-1996). I still watch it to the present day. You were so extremely hilarious on the show as Uncle Philip "Phil" Banks. 5 January 2014
James Avery, best known for playing Will Smith's Uncle Phil on The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, died on Tuesday night. He was 65.
Age: 68 (age at death)
Born: 27th November, 2015, Pughsville, Virginia, United States (Now Suffolk, Virginia, United States)
Died: 31st December, 2013, Glendale, California, United States
Height: 6' 5" (196 cm)
Claim to Fame: Philip Banks On The Fresh Prince Of Bel-Air (1990-1996).
James LaRue Avery (November 27, 1945 – December 31, 2013) was an American actor. He played patriarch and Judge Philip Banks in the sitcom The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (1990−96). This character was ranked #34 in TV Guide 's "50 Greatest TV Dads of All Time." He also...Wikipedia
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