BirthdaySeptember 10, 1960

Celebrity biographies

  1. About John Axon

    Full name: John Axon
    Also known as: John Axon, Axon, John
    Professions: British train driver

  2. John Axon Known for

    Prime Suspect 3 (1993), Under the Greenwood Tree (2005), Johnny and the Bomb (2006), The King and Us (2002)

  3. John Axon Death information

    Died: Saturday, 9th of February, 1957 (Age: 3)

  4. John Axon Biography

    John Axon GC (4 December 1900 – 9 February 1957), commonly known as Jack Axon, was an English train driver from Stockport (Edgeley Depot) who died while trying to stop a runaway freight train on a 1 in 58 gradient at Chapel-en-le-Frith in Derbyshire after a brake failure. The train consisted of an ex-LMS Stanier Class 8F 2-8-0 No. 48188 hauling 33 wagons and a brake van.

  5. John Axon Family

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