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Jack Mercer
Born (1910-01-13)January 13, 1910
Died December 4, 1984(1984-12-04) (aged 74)
Cause of death Stomach cancer
Occupation Voice actor, animator
Years active 1932–1984
Known for Voice of Popeye
Spouse(s) Margie Hines (m. 1939–1942; divorced)
Virginia Mercer
(m. ?–1984; his death)

Jack Mercer (January 13, 1910 – December 4, 1984) was an American movie, television, voice, and stage actor, storyman, and animator who is known for his voice role as Popeye.

He was born in New York City, New York on January 13, 1910. He was married to Margie Hines from 1939 to 1942. Then to Virginia Mercer until his death in 1984, he had no children.

He died in Queens, New York from stomach cancer on December 4, 1984, he was 74 years old.


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