Marion Mitchell Morrison known professionally as John Wayne and nicknamed
Duke, was an American actor, director, and producer. An Academy Award-winner
for True Grit (1969), Wayne was among the top b...
MARION MORRISON WAS BORN IN IOWA IN 1907, came West with his family in
1914, and pretty soon was being called “Duke” by everyone who knew him, ...
Jul 8, 2014 ... Actor John Wayne was one of the most popular film actors of the 20th century,
and was a staple of John Ford's films. Learn more at ...
John Wayne was born Marion Robert Morrison in Iowa, to Mary Alberta (Brown)
and Clyde Leonard Morrison, a pharmacist. He was of English, Ulster-Scots, and
Jun 12, 2015 ... John Wayne, who died on June 11 1979 aged 72, made 162 feature films ...
Oscar-winning actor from an impressive biography by Scott Eyman.
On this day in History, John Wayne is born on May 26, 1907. Learn more about
what happened today on History.
"The Duke". John Wayne was born Marion Mitchell Morrison, of Scotch-Irish
descent, to Clyde and Mary Morrison on May 26, 1907, in Winterset, Iowa. He
Apr 1, 2014 ... I took her on the staircase': New book reveals how John Wayne ..... the life and
career of the man known as Duke in his 600-page biography.
Apr 11, 2014 ... john wayne, idol, gun, cowboy, actor, ladies man, life, ... to live up to the screen
persona he had created, a bombshell new biography reveals.
Jun 12, 1979 ... os Angeles, June 11 -- John Wayne, the veteran Hollywood actor, .... in the small
town of Winterset, Iowa, where he was born May 26, 1907, ...