William Holden

William Holden

American actor
William Franklin Holden was an American actor and one of the biggest box-office draws of the 1950s. Holden won the Academy Award for Best Actor for the film Stalag 17 and the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited or Anthology Series or Movie for the television miniseries The Blue Knight.Wikipedia
BornApril 17, 1918
HometownO'Fallon, Illinois, United States of America
Net worth$20 million
Height5'11" (1.80m)
SpouseBrenda Marshall
PartnerStefanie Powers
ChildrenVirginia Holden, Scott Holden, Arlene Holden, Peter Westfield Holden
ParentsWilliam Franklin Beedle, Sr., Mary Blanche Ball


1978British Academy of Film & Television ArtsActorNetworkNominated
1977Academy AwardActor in a Leading RoleNetworkNominated
1974Emmy (Primetime)Best Lead Actor in a Limited SeriesThe Blue Knight (film)Winner
1957British Academy of Film & Television ArtsForeign ActorPicnic (1955 film)Nominated
1954Academy AwardActorStalag 17Winner