Charlton Heston

From Wikimedia Commons, the free media repository
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Charlton Heston 
Charlton Heston - 1953.jpg
American actor and guns rights activist
Date of birth 4 October 1923
Date of death 5 April 2008
Beverly Hills
Manner of death
  • natural causes
Cause of death
Place of burial
Country of citizenship
Educated at
  • television actor
  • film actor
  • film director
  • voice actor
  • writer
  • autobiographer
  • stage actor
  • trade unionist
  • actor
Member of political party
  • Fraser Clarke Heston
  • Lydia Clarke (1944–2008)
Award received
  • Presidential Medal of Freedom
  • Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award
  • Academy Award for Best Actor (Ben-Hur, 32nd Academy Awards, 1959)
  • Theatre World Award (1950)
  • Screen Actors Guild Life Achievement Award
  • Kennedy Center Honors
  • Golden Globe Cecil B. DeMille Award (1966)
Authority control
Blue pencil.svg

Charlton Heston in films[edit]