James Cagney net worth: James Cagney was an American actor and dancer who had a net worth equal to $20 million on the time of his loss of life in 1989. James Cagney was born in New York City, New York in July 1899 and handed away in March 1986. He turned identified for taking part in robust guys within the movies The Public Enemy in 1931, Taxi! in 1932, Angels with Dirty Faces in 1938, and White Heat in 1949. His profession began out when he danced dressed as a lady in a refrain line after which labored as a dancer and comic in vaudeville. Cagney went on to turn into named the eightth biggest male star of Classic Hollywood Cinema in keeping with the American Film Institute. He signed a three-week contract with Warner Bros. which was prolonged to seven years. Cagney gained an Academy Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role for Yankee Doodle Dandy in 1943. He was additionally nominated for a similar awards for Angels with Dirty Faces in 1939 and Love Me or Leave Me in 1956. Cagney obtained a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 6504 Hollywood Blvd. and obtained a Screen Actors Guild Life Achievement Award. James Cagney handed away on March 30, 1986 at 86 years outdated from a coronary heart assault.