(3/12/51) Radio: Appeared (as "Capt. Nathan Brittles") in a "Lux Radio Theatre" presentation of "She Wore a Yellow Ribbon".
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Did You Know?
Once I was working in a movie with Harry Carey
and his wife Olive [Olive Carey
], and I was complaining about being typed. "Duke," Ollie said, "look at Harry over there - would you like to see Harry Carey play any other way?". "Of course not," I said. "Well," Ollie said, "the American public doesn't want to see you any other way, either. So wake up, Duke! Be what they want you to be." See, I'm not...
Due to his political activism, in 1968 Wayne was asked to be the segregationist Governor of Alabama George Wallace
's running mate in that year's presidential election. Wayne's response made headlines: "Wayne Wallace candidates? Wayne SAID 'B------t!'", as if he was shouting to the reporters.
Distinctive cat-like walk