Legendary actor, Robert Shaw, was born Robert Archibald Shaw on Aug 9, 1927 in Westhoughton, Lancashire, England. Shaw died at the age of 51 on Aug 28, 1978 in Tourmakeady, County Mayo, Republic of Ireland and was cremated and his ashes scattered near his home in Ireland.
HONORS and AWARDS:.
Although Shaw was nominated for one Oscar, he never won a competitive Academy Award.
|1966||Best Supporting Actor||A Man for All Seasons (1966)||King Henry VIII||Nominated|
He was honored with one star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in the category of Recording.
Gen. Philip Sheridan: The only good Indian is a dead Indian!
Capt. Benteen: [riding through the Cheyenne village] Look at them, sir. They've got no fight left in them. We took the whole Cheyenne Nation with 265 men.
Gen. George Armstrong Custer: Pizarro conquered Peru with 167.
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