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Full Name: William Clark Gable

Born: February 1, 1901, Cadiz, Ohio, USA

Died: November 16, 1960 (aged 59),

             Los Angeles, California, USA

Resting place Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Glendale, CA

 

Known as "The King of Hollywood"

 

Acting Years: 1924–1960

 

Spouse(s)

Josephine Dillon - 1924-1930

Maria Langham - 1931-1939

Carole Lombard - 1939-1942

Sylvia Ashley - 1949-1952

Kay Williams - 1955-1960

 

Children 2: Judy Lewis

(born in 1935, Mother, Loretta Young)

John Clark Gable

(born in 1961, Mother, Kay Williams)

Relatives:

Kayley Gable (granddaughter),

Clark James Gable (grandson)

 

Military Career

Service/Branch

United States Air Force

Years of Service

1942–44

Rank: Major

Unit: 351st Bomb Group

Battles/wars: World War II

Military Awards

Distinguished Flying Cross

Air Medal

 

 

Academy Awards

Best Actor Nomination for Gone With the Wind - 1940

Best Actor Nomination for Mutiny on the Bounty - 1936

Best Actor Win for It Happened One Night - 1935

Movies:

1961  The Misfits

1960  It Started in Naples

1959  But Not for Me

1958  Run Silent, Run Deep

           Teacher's Pet

1957  Band of Angels

1956  The King and Four Queens

1955  Soldier of Fortune

            The Tall Men

1954  Betrayed

1953  Mogambo

           Never Let Me Go

1952  Lone Star

1951  Across the Wide Missouri

          Callaway Went Thataway

1950  Key to the City

           To Please a Lady

1949  Any Number Can Play

1948  Command Decision

           Homecoming

1947  The Hucksters

1945  Adventure

1942  Somewhere I'll Find You

1941  Honky Tonk

           They Met in Bombay

1940  Strange Cargo

           Comrade X

           Boom Town

1939  Gone With the Wind

            Idiot's Delight

1938  Test Pilot

           Too Hot to Handle

1937  Saratoga

           Parnell

1936  San Francisco

           Wife vs. Secretary

           Love on the Run

           Cain and Mabel

1935  Mutiny on the Bounty

           After Office Hours

           Forsaking All Others

           The Call of the Wild

           China Seas

1934  It Happened One Night

           Men in White

           Manhattan Melodrama

           Chained

1933  Night Flight

           Hold Your Man

           The White Sister

           The Lost Stooges

           Dancing Lady

1932  Hell Divers

           Polly of the Circus

           No Man of Her Own

           Red Dust

1931  The Painted Desert

           A Free Soul

           Susan Lenox: Her Fall and Rise

           The Secret Six

           Sporting Blood

           Dance Fools Dance

           Night Nurse

           The Possessed

           The Easiest Way

           The Finger Points

           Laughing Sinners

1925  The Plastic Age

           The Merry Widow

           The North Star

1924  Forbidden Paradise

           The Iron Horse

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