John Wayne

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John Wayne
Publicity photo o John Wayne
Wayne in 1952
BornMarion Robert Morrison
26 Mey 1907(1907-05-26)
Winterset, Iowa, U.S.
Died11 Juin 1979(1979-06-11) (aged 72)
Los Angeles, Californie, U.S.
Cause o daith
Painch Cancer
Restin place
Pacific View Memorial Park
33°36′34″N 117°51′12″W / 33.60953°N 117.85336°W / 33.60953; -117.85336
Ither names
  • Marion Mitchell Morrison
  • Marion Michael Morrison
  • Duke
ThriftActor, director, producer
Years active1926–1976
Poleetical pairty
Roman Catholic (shortly before death)
Childer7, includin Michael, Patrick, an Ethan
SignaturJohn Wayne's signature

Marion Mitchell Morrison (born Marion Robert Morrison; Mey 26, 1907 – Juin 11, 1979), kent professionally as John Wayne an nicknamed Duke, wis an American actor, director, an producer.[1] An Academy Awaird-winner for True Grit (1969), Wayne was among the top box office draws for three decades.[2][3]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Kehr, Dave. "John Wayne News". The New York Times. Retrieved July 30, 2011.
  2. "John Wayne". The Numbers. Retrieved March 29, 2012.
  3. "Quigley's Annual List of Box-Office Champions, 1932–1970". Reel Classics. Retrieved March 25, 2012.