CLARK GABLE ~ BORN ON THIS DATE IN 1901

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William Clark Gable, a film actor who was nicknamed "The King of Hollywood"
in his heyday. In 1999, the American Film Institute named Gable seventh among
the greatest male stars of all time. Gable‚Äôs most famous role was Rhett Butler in 
in the 1939 Civil War epic film Gone with the Wind. His performance earned him
his third nomination for the Academy Award for Best Actor. He  won a Best Actor
Award in 1934 for It Happened One Night. His final screen appearance was in
The Misfits in 1961, with co-star Marilyn Monroe, also her last film.

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                          Clark Gable in Gone with the Wind

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                              Gable and Monroe in The Misfits

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posted by Bob Karm in Awards,BIRTHDAY,DEATH,MOVIES and have Comment (1)

One Response to “CLARK GABLE ~ BORN ON THIS DATE IN 1901”

  1. Mike McLean says:

    “Pillow Talk” is usually considered the best Doris Day comedy, but thanks to Clark Gable, I feel that “Teacher’s Pet” is her best. There will never be another man like Clark Gable. God Bless!

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