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Anthony Quinn

Anthony Quinn
Anthony Quinn in 1988
Personal information
Birth nameAntonio Rodolfo Quinn Oaxaca
Birth dateApril 21, 1915
Place of birthChihuahua, Chihuahua, Mexico
Date of deathJune 3, 2001(age 86)
Death placeBoston, Massachusetts,
United States
OccupationActor, painter, writer, film director
Years active1936 2001
SpouseKatherine DeMille (1937 65; 5 children)
Jolanda Addolori (1966 97; 3 Children)
Kathy Benvin (1997 2001; 2 children)
PartnerFriedel Dunbar
(2 children)

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Antonio Rodolfo Quinn-Oaxaca (April 21, 1915 - June 3, 2001), more commonly known as Anthony Quinn, was a Mexican-born American actor, as well as a painter and writer. He starred in numerous critically acclaimed and commercially successful films, including Zorba the Greek, Lawrence of Arabia, The Guns of Navarone, The Message, Guns for San Sebastian, Lion of the Desert and Federico Fellini's La Strada. He won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor twice; for Viva Zapata! in 1952 and Lust for Life in 1956.

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