John Wayne was an American actor and action hero. He starred in such popular films as "The Quiet Man," "Red River," "Apache," "Sands of Iwo Jima" and "Rio Grande." More »

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John Wayne starred in the films "Fort Apache," "The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance" and "True Grit." Other John Wayne films include "Red River," "Stage Coach," "Rio Bravo" and "The Quiet Man." Wayne appeared in over 175 mo... More »

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John Wayne first appeared as a leading man in 1930's "The Big Trail," directed by Raoul Walsh. He worked as a film extra while attending college in "Brown of Harvard" (1926) and "Drop Kick" (1927). He also worked as an e... More »

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Some of John Wayne's notable films include "True Grit," "Stagecoach," "Sands of Iwo Jima," "She Wore a Yellow Ribbon" and "McClintock!" Some others are "Fort Apache," "The Quiet Man" and "The Shootist." More »

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John Wayne starred in the films "Fort Apache," "The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance" and "True Grit." Other John Wayne films include "Red River," "Stage Coach," "Rio Bravo" and "The Quiet Man." Wayne appeared in over 175 mo... More »

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John Wayne's date of death is June 11, 1979. He died of stomach cancer in Los Angeles, California, and was survived by seven children from two of his three marriages. More »

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John Wayne first appeared as a leading man in 1930's "The Big Trail," directed by Raoul Walsh. He worked as a film extra while attending college in "Brown of Harvard" (1926) and "Drop Kick" (1927). He also worked as an e... More »

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