Caption: l to r: Freddie Young, Christopher Jones, Jonathan Burrows
Born: August 18, 1941
Star sign: Leo
Height: 5' 8" (1.73 m)
Known for: Ryan's Daughter (1970), Wild in the Streets (1968), The Looking Glass War (1969), Three in the Attic (1968)
Christopher Jones was a brief cult star of the late 60s counterculture era and a would-be successor to James Dean had he wanted it. Born Billy Frank Jones amid rather impoverished surroundings to a grocery clerk in Jackson, Tennessee in 1941, his artist mother had to be institutionalized when Chris was 4. She died in a mental facility in 1960 and ...