Date of Birth:
24 February 1880
J.P. McGowan created 1 movies in the Western genres.
J.P. McGowan didn't achieve real success and got average imdb rating 2.3.
McGowan fought in the Boer War in South Africa in the at 1900s in the Australian contingent of a British army unit called Montmorency's Scouts. He was a dispatch rider, and on a specific mission the horse he was riding tumbled once more a escarpment. The horse was killed and McGowan was severely injured. He wasn't set up until some time after the incident, and was hospitalized fit more than a year before he recovered from his injuries.After retiring from the glaze industry, he worked as Official... Read more