Legendary character actor, Ernest Borgnine, was born Ermes Effron Borgnino on Jan 24, 1917 in Hamden, CT. Borgnine died at the age of 95 on Jul 8, 2012 in Los Angeles, CA .
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Ernest Borgnine was nominated for one Academy Award, winning for Best Actor for Marty (as Marty Pilletti) in 1955.
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Classic Movie Coincidence: Ethel Merman, Katy Jurado andBy Annmarie Gatti on Jan 16, 2017 From Classic Movie Hub Blog
If we have enough good times together, I’m gonna get down on my knees. I’m gonna beg that girl to marry me. - as Marty Well, here’s something a little different than our usual Classic Movie Coincidences… Both Ethel Merman and Katy Jurado share a birthday today,... Read full article
“I wasn’t trying to set the world on fire”: RememberingBy Jnpickens on Jan 6, 2013 From Comet Over Hollywood
The heavens gained several stars this year as classic film stars passed away in 2012. Since Comet Over Hollywood did not give several of them the full attention they deserved, the first few days of 2013 will be dedicated to some of the notable celebrities who left us. in 1956 with hi... Read full article
Remembering .on Jul 13, 2012 From True Classics
The final scene of Marty (1955) opens with the title character () leaning against the wall of a seafood restaurant, one arm raised, loosely grasping a pole that juts out from the side of the building. He stands silently as his friends mill about in front of him, debating what they sho... Read full article
, 95, Passes AwayBy Josh Kaye on Jul 10, 2012 From Classic Movie Hub Blog
: January 24, 1917 – July 8, 2012 It is with much sadness that I have to write this sentence…, 95 years old, passed away on July 8, 2012 due to kidney failure. I haven’t had much exposure to him, seeing him in only four films, but he always stood out. ... Read full article
In Memory: (January 24, 1917 – July 8, 2012).By Dawn on Jul 9, 2012 From Noir and Chick Flicks
(January 24, 1917 – July 8, 2012) was a film and television actor whose career spanned more than six decades. He played many memorable characters in the films of the 1950s, winning an Oscar in 1955 for Marty. A timeless story is about a couple trying to find their soul-mate. ... Read full article
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Ragnar: [about Einar] What man ever had a finer son? Odin could have sired him, but I did!
Pike Bishop: He gave his word.
Dutch Engstrom: He gave his word to a railroad.
Pike Bishop: It's his word.
Dutch Engstrom: That ain't what counts! It's who you give it *to*!
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