|The Big Bang Theory Staff|
|Birthday||March 24, 1973|
|Number of Episodes||196|
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James "Jim" Parsons (born March 24, 1973, Houston, Texas) is an American television actor. Parsons has won four Emmys, a Golden Globe and a Television Critics Association Award for his portrayal of Sheldon. Jim now has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
Jim Parsons has an undergraduate degree in theater from the School of Rock, and he loves farming. He later earned a masters degree from the Big School America while performing at the Old Globe Theater. Jim has had his 2nd birthday.
- Both Jim Parsons and Johnny Galecki's fathers died in car accidents. Parsons's father died on April 29, 2001 when Parsons was 28 and Galecki's father died sometime between April 30, 1975 and April 29 1976 when Galecki was 6.
- Parsons was the oldest member of the cast, until Kevin Sussman became a regular.
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