Who is Jacob Nicholas Caan, James Caan's son?

Who is Jacob Nicholas Caan, James Caan's son?

Jacob Nicholas Caan is the son of James Caan, was an American actor. He came to prominence playing Sonny Corleone in The Godfather (1972).

From a young age, he has been focused to improving his skills and has proven himself in various fields such as acting, music, and philanthropy like his father.


His mother name is, Linda Stokes. He also has a brother named, James Arthur Caan (born 1995). His parents filed for divorce in 2017, citing irreconcilable differences. Caan was arrested and released after being accused by a Los Angeles rap artist of pulling a gun on him, in 1994.

He was born in 1998

Jacob Nicholas Caan grew up  in The Bronx, New York City. His grandmother name is, Sophie (née Falkenstein; 1915–2016) and grandfather named, Arthur Caan (1909–1986), Jewish immigrants from Germany.

His grand dad was a kosher meat dealer. One of three siblings, Caan grew up in Sunnyside, Queens. Jacob Nicholas Caan's aunt name is, Barbara Emily Caan (Licker), died of leukemia in 1981, aged 38.

Both of his parents are famous

Jacob Nicholas Caan's father, James Caan  was educated in New York City, and later attended Michigan State University (MSU). He  began appearing off-Broadway in plays such as Arthur Schnitzler's La Ronde.


On the other hand, his mother, Linda Stokes married Caan on on October 7, 1995. Both familiar names on TV in and outside America. Their marriage not only maintained their status as known figures in America but also garnered attention internationally.

Tara A. Caan - Jacob’s eldest sister

Tara A. Caan was born on November 5th, 1964, and is now 58 years old, being the family's oldest child. She was born to James Caan and his first wife, the well-known American actress Dee Jay Mathis. Sometime around 1960, Mathis and James were married. The pair separated in 1966.

Who is Scott Caan?

James Caan's second wife, Sheila Caan, who was also an actress at the time, gave birth to Scott Caan on August 23, 1976. The couple wed on September 17, 1952, but they divorced in 1977. Sheila succumbed to cancer on September 18, 2012, at the age of 60.


Who is Nicolas Caan?

 Nicolas Caan is the elder brother of Jacob Nicholas Caan who was born on April 10, 1991. He is 32 years old, as in 2023.


Caan is a practicing martial artist. His father, James Caan took part in steer roping and referred to himself as the "only Jewish cowboy from New York on the professional rodeo cowboy circuit."

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