Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York
Academy Award-winning film, television and stage actor who gained fame as a child actor and continued acting throughout his adult life. His films include Boys Town (1938), Huckleberry Finn (1939) and National Velvet (1944). He has been married to nine women, including Ava Gardner (1942–43).
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