Jimmy Ray Dean was an American actor, singer, television host and businessman. He was born on 10th August 1928 in Texas, US. He was best known for the creator of Jimmy Dean Sausage Brand. He became popular for his television series Big Brand John in 1961 and ABC in 1963. He started his career as a movie actor in the movie “Bumming Around” in 1953. In 1954 he hosted the radio program town and country time on WARL – AM in Washington Dc. He started his business career in 1969.