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Woody Strode

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Birth nameWoodrow Wilson Woolwine Strode
Birth dateJuly 25, 1914
Place of birthLos Angeles, California, U.S.
Date of deathDecember 31, 1994(age 80)
Death placeGlendora, California, U.S.
SpousePrincess Luukialuana "Luana" Kalaeloa (1941 - 1980; her death)
Tina Strode (1982 - 1994; his death)

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Woodrow Wilson Woolwine "Woody" Strode (July 25, 1914 December 31, 1994) was a decathlete and football star who went on to become a pioneering black American film actor. He was nominated for a Golden Globe award for best supporting actor for his role in Spartacus in 1960. He served in the US Army during World War II.

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