Ernest Borgnine

Ernest Borgnine

American actor
Ernest Borgnine was born Ermes Effron Borgnino on January 24, 1917 in Hamden, Connecticut. His parents were Anna (Boselli), who had emigrated from Carpi (MO), Italy, and Camillo Borgnino, who had emigrated from Ottiglio (AL), Italy. As an only child, Ernest enjoyed most sports, especially boxing, but took no real interest in acting.Wikipedia
BornJanuary 24, 1917
HometownHamden, Connecticut, United States of America
Net worth$15 million
Height5'10" (1.77m)
SpouseTova Borgnine, Donna Rancourt, Katy Jurado, Rhoda Kemins, Ethel Merman
ChildrenCris Borgnine, Nancee Borgnine, Diana Rancourt-Borgnine, Sharon Borgnine
ParentsCamillo Borgnino, Anna Boselli


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2008Golden GlobeBest Performance by an Actor in a Limited Series or Motion Picture MadeA Grandpa for ChristmasNominated
1980Emmy (Primetime)Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a MovieAll Quiet on the Western Front (1979 film)Nominated
1956Academy AwardActorMarty (film)Winner
1956British Academy of Film & Television ArtsForeign ActorMarty (film)Winner
1956Golden GlobeBest Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - DramaMarty (film)Winner