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He starred in Westerns and drama films such as the 1946 film, Gilda. He won the 1962 Golden Globe Award for Best Actor for his work in Pocketful of Miracles.
He is the great-grandnephew of Sir John A. Macdonald, the first Canadian Prime Minister. He was married to Jeanne Baus from 1993 to 1994.
How did Glenn Ford die?
Glenn Ford's death was caused by stroke.
|Cause of death||Stroke|
|Age of death||90 years|
|Birthday||May 1, 1916|
|Death date||August 30, 2006|
|Place of death||N/A|
|Place of burial||N/A|
Nothing ever changes as far as Westerns are concerned. They are the same today as they were years ago.Glenn Ford
I suddenly realized that the fellow who didn’t show up was getting about fifty-times more money than I was getting. So I thought, ‘this is silly,’ and became an actor. I certainly never thought I’d wind up in motion pictures. That was far beyond anything I’d ever dreamed of.Glenn Ford
It really doesn’t matter whether it’s the villain or the hero. Sometimes the villain is the most colorful. But I prefer a part where you don’t know what he is until the end.Glenn Ford
I was making a film called The White Tower at the foot of Mont Blanc – the one thing I learned from that experience was that it’s more difficult to go down a mountain than to go up. A lot of people don’t realize that.Glenn Ford
If they try to rush me, I always say, I’ve only got one other speed and it’s slower.Glenn Ford