Actor, John Garfield, was born Jacob Julius Garfinkle on Mar 4, 1913 in New York City, NY. Garfield died at the age of 39 on May 21, 1952 in New York City, NY and was laid to rest in Westchester Hills Cemetery in Hastings-on-Hudson, Westchester County, NY.
HONORS and AWARDS:.
Although Garfield was nominated for two Oscars, he never won a competitive Academy Award.
He was honored with one star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in the category of Motion Pictures.
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One of Turner's favorite film performances was in , The Postman Always Rings Twice(1946), which co-starred . As claimed in a documentary, Turner did not get along with him and when she found he was her male lead, she said: "Couldn't they at least hire someone attractive?" This classic f... Read full article
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