John Wayne ~ born Marion Robert Morrison; May 26, 1907 – June 11, 1979. He was an American Academy Award winning actor, director and producer who epitomized rugged masculinity with a soft touch. A legend with a career that spanned fifty years.
Marion Mitchell Morrison (born Marion Robert Morrison; May 26, 1907 – June 11, 1979), 9th Cousin 2x Removed - better known by his stage name John Wayne, was an American film actor, director and producer.
The Quiet Man (1952). An all-time favorite! Movie Trivia - what 1980's film used a clip from this movie of Maureen O'Hara and John Wayne in a classic on-screen kiss? Hint - it was a Stephen Spielberg blockbuster!