Wayne at the 42nd Academy Awards
|3 Nominations / 1 Win|
|Born||May 26, 1907|
|Winterset, Iowa, USA|
|Died||June 11, 1979|
Marion Mitchell Morrison, better known by his stage name John Wayne, was an American film actor, director, and producer. An Academy Award-winner, Wayne was among the top box office draws for three decades, and was named the all-time top money-making star. An enduring American icon, he epitomized rugged masculinity and is famous for his demeanor, including his distinctive calm voice, walk, and height.