John Wayne was born Marion Robert Morrison in Iowa, to Mary Alberta (Brown) and Clyde Leonard Morrison, a pharmacist. He was of English, Ulster-Scots, and Irish ancestry.
✨ John Wayne Trade Marks
★ Slow talk and distinctive gravelly voice
★ Distinctive cat-like walk
★ His movies frequently reflected his conservative values
★ Often starred with Maureen O'Hara
★ Westerns and war movies
Holds the record for the actor with the most leading parts - 142. In all but 11 films he played the leading part.
In the comic "Preacher", his ghost appears in several issues, clothed in his traditional gunfighter outfit, as a mentor to the hero of the series, Jesse Custer.
Great-uncle of boxer/actor Tommy Morrison, aka "The Duke".
His favorite drink was Sauza Commemorativo Tequila, and he often served it with ice that he had chipped from an iceberg during one of his voyages on his yacht, "The Wild Goose".
Among his favorite leisure activities were playing bridge, poker, and chess.
✨ John Wayne Quotes:
"I never trust a man that doesn't drink."
"[When asked if he believed in God] There must be some higher power or how else does all this stuff work?"
"I'm an American actor. I work with my clothes on. I have to. Riding a horse can be pretty tough on your legs and elsewheres."
POSTER & SHIPPING INFORMATION:
This listing is for posters of various sizes, medium 10 x 8 inches, large 20 x 16, and super sized at 40 x 30 inches. Choose your size :-).
They are perfect for framing and are print quality.
We also do many other posters, calendars, prints and wall art. Check out the listings in our shop. If what you want isn't there let us know and we'll do our
best to accommodate you! We can do custom prints/posters/canvases/wall art.
We also have other vintage posters of actors and actresses of the silver screen here:
This is a uniquely restored enhanced image to get the most wonderful print possible.
All images used have been retouched to remove any major imperfections and then enhanced for digital printing.
The images are of the highest quality and mostly 300 dpi.
The poster would look great on your wall, or as a present, also great for framing.
★ Size of poster is 10 x 8, 20 x 16, or 40 x 30. Please choose your size.
★ Beautiful prints, printed on state of the art printers
★ Shipped from the UK for UK customers. We have a distribution center in the UK, mainly using Royal Mail, FEDex or UPS
★ Shipped from the USA for USA customers. We have distribution centers in the USA too, mainly using FEDex, UPS or DHL
★ Shipped from the EU for EU customers. We have a distribution centers Germany, France and other EU states
★ Giant sized 40 x 30, large John Wayne poster 20 x 16, or just medium 10 x 8 inches
★ Digitally enhanced and remastered images
★ Printed on high quality premium matte 170gsm finished paper.
It comes carefully packed, rolled in a cardboard fitted tube for posters above 8 x 12 (A4) size, and flat sturdy cardboard packaging for anything below A4 size.