The Comedian James Young (page under construction)
James Young was born in Union Street, Ballymoney in 1918. When he was only six months old, his family moved to Belfast. A plaque can be seen outside the house where he briefly lived.The plaque was unveilled on the evening of 9 April 1997at his house, by the Mayor of Ballymoney.
James Young in one of his many characters
James Young was an actor and a comedian. During his career he purchased a house in Ballyhalbert and called it "Camelot", the name being taken from a play in which he starred.
James Young died on 5th July 1974 from a Heart Attack. He was buried from his house "Camelot" in Ballyhalbert.