Classic Movie Legend Tribute: John Wayne

Happy Birthday to Classic Movie Legend, John Wayne, born May 26 in 1907!

John Wayne in True Grit with Glenn Campbell and Kim Darby, classic movie, Henry Hathaway

American Icon in Westerns: John Wayne won the Oscar for Best Actor in 1969 for his role as Rooster Cogburn in True Grit (shown here with Kim Darby and Glen Campbell)

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John Wayne in Sands of Iwo Jima, classic movie, Allan Dwan

And American Icon in War Movies: John Wayne was Nominated for Best Actor in 1949 for his role as Sgt. John M. Stryker in Sands of Iwo Jima

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John Wayne and Jean Arthur in A Lady Takes a Chance, classic movies, William A. Seiter

And even gotta love him in Romantic Comedies! John Wayne and Jean Arthur in A Lady Takes a Chance, 1943

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Annmarie Gatti
for Classic Movie Hub

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