James was born Vivian Leopold James in Kogarah, a southern suburb of Sydney.
He was allowed to change his name as a child because "after Vivien Leigh played Scarlett O'Hara the name became irrevocably a girl's name no matter how you spelled it".
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James's father was taken prisoner by the Japanese during World War II.
Although he survived the prisoner of war camp, he died when the aeroplane returning him to Australia crashed in Manila Bay; he was buried at Sai Wan War Cemetery in Hong Kong.
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