Definition of Dean, James in English:

Dean, James

proper noun

  • (1931–55), US actor; full name James Byron Dean. Although he starred in only three movies before dying in a car accident, he became a cult figure closely identified with the title role of "Rebel Without a Cause" (1955), symbolizing for many the disaffected youth of the postwar era. Other movies: "East of Eden" (1955) and "Giant" (1956)


Dean, James