John Wayne

Born:  May 26, 1907, Winterset, Iowa.


1926:  Brown of Harvard, Bardelys The Magnificent, The Great K & A Train Robbery

1927:  Annie Laurie, Glitter

1928:  Mother Machree, Four Sons, Hangman’s House, Noah’s Ark

1929:  Speakeasy, King of the Khyber Rifles, Words and Music, Salute, The Forward Pass

1930:  Men Without Women, Born Reckless, Rough Romance, Cheer Up And Smile, The Big Trail

1931:  Three Girls Lost, Girls Demand Excitement, Arizona, The Deceiver, The Range Feud, Maker of Men

1932:  The Shadow of the Eagle, Texas Cyclone, Two-Fisted Law, Lady and Gent, The Hurricane Express, Ride Him Cowboy, That’s My Boy, The Big Stampede, Haunted Gold

1933:  The Telegraph Trail, The Three Musketeers, Central Airport, Somewhere In Sonora, The Kid’s Last Fight, His Private Secretary, Baby Face, The Man From Monterey, Riders of Destiny, Football Coach, Sagebrush Trail

1934:  The Lucky Texan, West of the Divide, Blue Steel, The Man From Utah, Randy Rides Alone, He Wore A Star, The Trail Beyond, The Lawless Frontier, ‘Neath the Arizona Skies

1935:  Texas Terror, Rainbow Valley, The Desert Trail, The Dawn Rider, Paradise Canyon, Westward Ho, The New Frontier, Lawless Range

1936:  The Oregon Trail, The Lawless Nineties, King of the Pecos, The Lonely Trail, Winds of the Wasteland, Sea Spoilers, Conflict

1937:  California Straight Ahead!, I Cover The War!, Idol of the Crowds, Adventure’s End, Born To The West

1938:  Pals of the Saddle, Overland Stage Raiders, Santa Fe Stampede, Red River Range

1939:  Stagecoach, The Night Riders, Three Texas Steers, Wyoming Outlaw, New Frontier, The First Rebel

1940:  Dark Command, The Refugee, The Long Voyage Home, Seven Sinners

1941:  A Man Betrayed, Lady From Louisiana, The Shepherd of the Hills

1942:  Lady For A Night, Reap The Wild Wind, The Spoilers, In Old California, Flying Tigers, Pittsburgh, Reunion In France

1943:  A Lady Takes A Chance, In Old Oklahoma

1944:  The Fighting Seabees, Tall In the Saddle

1945:  Flame of the Barbary Coast, Back To Bataan, Dakota, They Were Expendable

1946:  Without Reservations

1947:  Angel and the Badman, Tycoon

1948:  Fort Apache, Red River, Three Godfathers, Wake of the Red Witch

1949:  She Wore A Yellow Ribbon, The Fighting Kentuckian, Sands of Iwo Jima (Oscar Nomination: Best Actor)

1950:  Rio Grande

1951:  Operation Pacific, Flying Leathernecks

1952:  The Quiet Man, Big Jim McLain

1953:  Trouble Along The Way, Island In The Sky, Hondo

1954:   The High and the Mighty

1955:  The Sea Chase, Blood Alley

1956:  The Conqueror, The Searchers

1957:  The Wings of Eagles, Jet Pilot, Legend of the Lost

1958:  I Married A Woman, The Barbarian and the Geisha

1959:  Rio Bravo, The Horse Soldiers

1960:  The Alamo, North To Alaska

1961:  The Comancheros

1962:  The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance, Hatari!, The Longest Day, How The West Was Won

1963:  Donovan’s Reef, McLintock!

1964:  The Magnificent Showman

1965:  The Greatest Story Ever Told, In Harm’s Way, The Sons of Katie Elder

1966:  Cast A Giant Shadow

1967:  The War Wagon, El Dorado

1968:  The Green Berets, Hellfighters

1969:  True Grit  (Oscar Winner: Best Actor), The Undefeated

1970:  Chisum, Rio Lobo

1971:  Big Jake

1972:  The Cowboys, Cancel My Reservation

1973:  The Train Robbers, Cahill

1974:  McQ

1975:  Brannigan, Rooster Cogburn

1976:  The Shootist


Died:  June 11, 1979, Los Angeles, California.