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John Wayne dies

John Wayne dies
  • John Wayne born Marion Robert Morrison on May 26, 1907 in Winterset, Iowa, and moved as a child to Glendale, California.
  •  Then renamed Marion Mitchell Morrison and died at the age 72 on June 11, 1979 after battling cancers for more than a decade.
  • He also known by his nickname Duke was an American actor and filmmaker.
  • An Academy Award-winner for True Grit (1969), Wayne was among the top box office draws for three decades.
  • His first starring role came in 1930 with The Big Trail, a film directed by his college buddy Raoul Walsh

Related Question:-

Q.1 When Actor John Wayne died ?
A. 2 June 1988
B. 3 June 1989
C. 5 June 1973
D. 11 June 1979
Answer...
Ans: 11 June 1979

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