Legendary actor, Anthony Quinn, was born Antonio Rodolfo Quinn Oaxaca on Apr 21, 1915 in Chihuahua, Mexico. Quinn died at the age of 86 on Jun 3, 2001 in Boston, MA and was laid to rest in Quinn Family Estate Cemetery in Bristol, RI.
HONORS and AWARDS:.
|1952||Best Supporting Actor||Viva Zapata! (1952)||Eufemio Zapata||Won|
|1956||Best Supporting Actor||Lust for Life (1956)||Paul Gauguin||Won|
|1957||Best Actor||Wild Is the Wind (1957)||Gino||Nominated|
|1964||Best Actor||Zorba the Greek (1964)||Alexis Zorba||Nominated|
He was honored with one star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in the category of Motion Pictures. Anthony Quinn's handprints and footprints were 'set in stone' at Grauman's Chinese Theater during imprint ceremony #135 on Dec 21, 1968.
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Alexis Zorba: Life is trouble. Only death is not. To be alive is to undo your belt and *look* for trouble.
Kiril Lakota: Mr. Chairman, what is your revolution built on? What is Russia's revolution built on? One man who spent most of his life in the British Museum who is buried in a tiny cemetery in England. Karl Marx never carried a gun, he was never fought on the barricades. All he had was words, words and an idea, which in 60 years has changed the face of the earth.
Louis 'Mountain' Rivera: In 1952 they ranked me number five!
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