• Born date: 1907-05-26
  • Born in: Winterset, Iowa
  • Death date: 1979-06-11
  • Death in: California
John Wayne

Marion Mitchell Morrison (born Marion Robert Morrison; May 26, 1907 – June 11, 1979), 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.