David Jones

David Jones

Performer

Davy Jones, who gained lasting worldwide fans as the cute, diminutive, self-effacing English member of the manufactured 1960s pop group The Monkees — but was also the original Artful Dodger of the London and Broadway musical Oliver! — died Feb. 29, after suffering a heart attack in Florida. He was 66. 

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  • Also known as: Davy Jones
  • Born: Dec 30, 1945 in Manchester, England
  • Death: Feb 29, 2012 in Florida

Roles (1)

Oliver! Playbill - Preview, Dec 1962 Oliver! (1963)
Opened Jan 6, 1963
  • as The Artful Dodger (Original)
Oliver! - Dec 1962
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Awards

Tony Award
1963 Featured Actor in a Musical Oliver! Nominee