Clark Gable

Clark Gable

American actor (1901-1960)
William Clark Gable was an American film actor, often referred to as "The King of Hollywood". He had roles in more than 60 motion pictures in multiple genres during a career that lasted 37 years, three decades of which was as a leading man.Wikipedia
BornFebruary 1, 1901
HometownCadiz, Ohio, United States of America
Net worth$100 million
Height6'1" (1.85m)
SpouseKay Williams (m 1955 - 1960) , Sylvia Ashley (m 1949 - 1952) , Maria Langham (m 1931 - 1939) , Josephine Dillon (m 1924 - 1930) , Carole Lombard (m 1939 - 1942)
ChildrenJudy Lewis
ParentsWilliam H. Gable , Adeline Herschelman
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Videos

Australian Man Kisses Kookaburra After Intense Buildup

An open-minded kookaburra in New South Wales engaged in an epic onscreen smooch with an antipodean human outside the Crescent Head Country Club on October 15.Timothy Hartmann and his friend were leaving the country club when they spotted the bird perched on a railing across the street.In this video, posted on October 15, Hartmann’s friend can be seen playing it like Clark Gable, slooowly leaning in to kiss the kookaburra and letting the romantic tension build to a slow boil.The kookaburra seemed unfazed by both the display of affection and the gales of laughter that erupt from the two men after the kiss, and flew away shortly after, Hartmann told Storyful. Credit: Timothy Hartmann via Storyful
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AWARDS

YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
1960Golden GlobeBest Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or ComedyBut Not for Me (1959 film)Nominated
1959Golden GlobeBest Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or ComedyTeacher's Pet (1958 film)Nominated
1940Academy AwardActorGone with the WindNominated
1936Academy AwardActorMutiny on the Bounty (1935 film)Nominated
1935Academy AwardActorIt Happened One NightWinner