Performed her own stunt in the film Lethal Weapon (1987). Free fall from 35 feet into airbag. Trained by respected stuntman, the late Dar Robinson.
The artist musician, Prince, wrote a song for his friend, actress Jackie Swanson, entitled "Palomino Pleasure Ride".
Jackie Swanson's maternal Grandfather, John "Jack" Lamb was a graphic artist for The Grand Rapids Press in Grand Rapids, Michigan. He created the Fashion Ads for the stores advertising with The Grand Rapids Press.
Jackie Swanson's maternal Great Uncle George Lamb (1906-1977) was Professor Of Chemical Engineering at Northwestern University in Chicago from 1946-1975. The George Lamb Papers are part of The Collections In University Archives at Northwestern University Library. The papers (15 boxes) date from 1935-1977 and document Lambs teaching, professional career and personal life.