John Ford (I) (1894–1973)

Director | Producer | Actor

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  • John Ford in The Searchers (1956)
  • John Ford, Grace Cunard, Francis Ford, and Jack Holt in The Broken Coin (1915)
  • James Cagney, Henry Fonda, and John Ford in Mister Roberts (1955)
  • John Ford and Ava Gardner in Mogambo (1953)
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John Wayne usually called him by the nickname "Coach" or "Pappy" in private, but several times publicly, including during Wayne's acceptance speech for the 1970 Oscar for Best Actor, Wayne called him "Admiral John Ford", in reference to his rank at ...


Quotes

I love making pictures but I don't like talking about them.


Trademark

If a doomed character plays poker, the last hand he plays before going to his death will be the "death hand" (two aces, one of them the ace of spades, and two 8s; so-called because Wild Bill Hickok held this hand when he was murdered). The hand will...


Nickname

Coach


Personal Details

Born

John Martin Feeney

Cape Elizabeth, Maine, USA

Died

(age 79)
Palm Desert, California, USA


Height:

6' (1.83 m)

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