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Jimmy 'The Greek' Snyder (1918–1996)

Jimmy 'The Greek' Snyder was born on September 9, 1918 in Steubenville, Ohio, USA as Dimetrios Georgos Synodinos. He was an actor, known for The Cannonball Run (1981), Sammy and Company (1975) and The Mike Douglas Show (1961). He died on April 21, 1996 in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. See full bio »


(age 77) in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA

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The Cannonball Run The Greek
The Mike Douglas Show Himself - Professional Gambler
The New Hollywood Squares Himself - Panelist


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 1981 The Cannonball Run
The Greek
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 1989 The Pat Sajak Show (TV Series)
- Episode #1.162 (1989) ... Himself
 1976-1987 The NFL Today (TV Series)
Himself - Studio Analyst
- Episode #13.5 (1987) ... Himself - Studio Analyst
- Episode #13.4 (1987) ... Himself - Studio Analyst
- Episode #13.3 (1987) ... Himself - Studio Analyst
- Episode #13.2 (1987) ... Himself - Studio Analyst
- Episode dated 2 January 1983 (1983) ... Himself - Studio Analyst
 1987 The New Hollywood Squares (TV Series)
Himself - Panelist
- Episode dated 21 September 1987 (1987) ... Himself - Panelist (as Jimmy the Greek)
 1987 Super Bowl XXI (TV Special)
Himself - Studio Analyst
 1983 1983 NFC Championship Game (TV Special)
Himself - Sideline Reporter
 1983 One on One (TV Series)
Himself - Guest
- Jimmy 'The Greek' Snyder (1983) ... Himself - Guest
 1982 1982 NFC Championship Game (TV Special)
Himself - Sideline Reporter
 1981 1980 NFC Championship Game (TV Special)
Himself - Sideline Reporter
 1974 The Mike Douglas Show (TV Series)
Himself - Professional Gambler
- Episode #14.33 (1974) ... Himself - Professional Gambler
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 2009 30 for 30 (TV Series documentary)
- The Legend of Jimmy the Greek (2009) ... Himself

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Other Works:

Oddsmaker on "NFL Today" (1976 -1988) See more »

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1 Biographical Movie | 1 Print Biography | 1 Article | See more »

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