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Glenn Ford

Glenn Ford

Canadian-American actor
Gwyllyn Samuel Newton Ford, known as Glenn Ford, was a Canadian-American actor. He was most prominent during Hollywood's Golden Age as one of the biggest box-office draws of the 1940s, 1950s, and 1960s, who had a career that lasted more than 50 years.Wikipedia
BornMay 1, 1916
HometownSainte-Christine-d'Auvergne, Canada
Height5'11" (1.80m)
SpouseJeanne Baus, Cynthia Hayward, Kathryn Hays, Eleanor Powell
ChildrenPeter Ford
ParentsHannah Wood Mitchell, Newton Ford
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Prosecutor Reveals He Got Wrong Man Convicted

Prosecutor Marty Stroud has admitted he failed to follow up on other leads in the robbery and murder of a jeweller in Shreveport, Louisiana. Glenn Ford was wrongly convicted of the crime in 1984 and spent nearly 30 years on death row before he was cleared.
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AWARDS

YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
1962Golden GlobeBest Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or ComedyPocketful of MiraclesWinner
1959British Academy of Film & Television ArtsForeign ActorThe SheepmanNominated
1958Golden GlobeBest Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or ComedyDon't Go Near the Water (film)Nominated
1957Golden GlobeBest Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or ComedyThe Teahouse of the August Moon (film)Nominated
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