Marlon Brando

American actor (1924–2004)

Marlon Brando, Jr. (April 3, 1924 – July 1, 2004) was an American actor and movie director. He is best known for his roles in the movies A Streetcar Named Desire (1951), The Wild One (1953), On the Waterfront (1954), The Godfather (1972), Superman (1978), Apocalypse Now (1979) and The Island of Dr. Moreau (1996). Brando died of respiratory failure from pulmonary fibrosis and congestive heart failure at the Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center on July 1, 2004.

Marlon Brando
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Brando in One-Eyed Jacks (1961)
Born
Marlon Brando Jr.

(1924-04-03)April 3, 1924
DiedJuly 1, 2004(2004-07-01) (aged 80)
Occupation
  • Actor
  • film director
  • activist
Years active1944–2004[1]
Works
Full list
Spouse(s)
Partner(s)
  • Jill Banner (1968–1982)
  • Maria Cristina Ruiz (1988–2001)
Children11;[2][3] including Christian and Cheyenne
RelativesJocelyn Brando (sister)
D.A. Pennebaker (cousin)
AwardsFull list
Websitemarlonbrando.com
Signature
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ReferencesEdit

  1. "Brando's Last Role: An Old Lady". CBS News. Archived from the original on September 28, 2016.
  2. Sancton, Julian. "Thou Shalt Not Take Marlon Brando's Name in Vain." Archived July 13, 2016, at the Wayback Machine. Vanity Fair, April 20, 2009. Retrieved December 23, 2017.
  3. Barnes, Mike. "Anna Kashfi, Actress and First Wife of Marlon Brando, Dies at 80." Archived December 24, 2017, at the Wayback Machine. The Hollywood Reporter, August 25, 2015. Retrieved December 23, 2017.

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