Tony Curtis

Tony Curtis

American, Actor
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Tony Curtis

Anthony Curtis (born Bernard Schwartz; June 3, 1925 – September 29, 2010) was an American actor whose career spanned six decades, achieving the height of his popularity in the 1950s and early 1960s. He acted in more than 100 films in roles covering a wide range of genres, from light comedy to serious drama. In his later years, Curtis made numerous television appearances.

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Full name at birth
Bernard Herschel Schwartz
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Claim to fame
Some Like It Hot
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Date of birth
3 June 1925
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Place of birth
Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA
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Date of death
29 September 2010
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Age
85 (age at death)
Place of death
Henderson, Nevada, USA
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Cause of death
Cardiac Arrest
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Resting place
Palm Memorial Park (Green Valley), Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
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Occupation
Actor, Producer, Artist
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PERSONAL DETAILS

Height
6' (183 cm)
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Weight
168 lbs (76.2 kg)
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Pets
Houdini (Black Poodle - Dog 1953)
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Net worth
$60,000,000 USD
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High school
Seward Park Campus, Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA
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University
City College (CUNY) Of The City University Of New York, Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA
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"I'm world famous, everywhere I go there are people who love me because of I've been able to bring them some joy from the movies I've made." - Tony Curtis
  • His son Nicholas died of seizures due to an overdose of heroin (2 July 1994).
  • He enjoys playing the flute for pleasure and relaxation. He is a very accomplished player.
  • Suffers from fear of flying.
  • His favorite movie star was Cary Grant.
  • Father of Jamie Lee Curtis and Kelly Curtis (with Janet Leigh).

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