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]

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
Republican
ReleegionPresbyterian
Roman Catholic (shortly before death)
Hauf-marrae(s)
Childer7, includin Michael, Patrick, an Ethan
SignaturJohn Wayne's signature
Wabsteid
www.johnwayne.com

ReferencesEedit

  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.