Marion Mitchell Morrison known professionally as John Wayne and nicknamed ' Duke', was an American actor, filmmaker and Presidential Medal of Freedom ...


Texas painter Jon Flaming reimagines the western art genre with a new ... and personal notes–all collected from and authorized by the John Wayne estate.


John Wayne, Actor: True Grit. John Wayne was born Marion Robert Morrison in Iowa, to Mary Alberta (Brown) and Clyde Leonard Morrison, a pharmacist.


Located in Duke's hometown of Winterset, Iowa, the only museum in the world dedicated to the legendary actor John Wayne. Open daily, year-round.


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 Biography.com.


Mar 29, 2019 ... John Wayne, byname Duke, original name Marion Michael Morrison (see Researcher's Note) , (born May 26, 1907, Winterset, Iowa, U.S.—died ...


Arguably the most popular -- and certainly the busiest -- movie leading man in Hollywood history, John Wayne entered the film business while working as a ...


2019 marks the 50th anniversary of True Grit, the movie that earned John Wayne his only Academy Award. The famous director Henry Hathaway brought a cast ...


Born: May 26, 1907. Winterset, Iowa Died: June 11, 1979. Los Angeles, California American actor. American actor John Wayne played characters that typically ...