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Tyrone Power (1914–1958)


Tyrone Power was one of the great romantic swashbuckling stars of the mid-twentieth century, and the third Tyrone Power of four in a famed acting dynasty reaching back to the eighteenth century. His great-grandfather was the first Tyrone Power (1795-1841), a famed Irish comedian. His father, known to historians as Tyrone Power Sr., but to his ... See full bio »

Died:

(age 44) in Madrid, Spain

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 1956 Armchair Theatre (TV Series)
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- Miss Julie (1956) ... Jean
 1956 The Eddy Duchin Story
Eddy Duchin
 1955 Untamed
Paul Van Riebeck
 1955 The Long Gray Line
Martin 'Marty' Maher
 1953 King of the Khyber Rifles
Capt. Alan King
 1953 The Mississippi Gambler
Mark Fallon
 1952 Pony Soldier
Constable Duncan MacDonald
 1952 Diplomatic Courier
Mike Kells
 1947 Captain from Castile
Pedro De Vargas
 1943 Crash Dive
Lt. Ward Stewart (as Tyrone Power U.S.M.C.R.)
 1940 The Mark of Zorro
Diego
 1940 Johnny Apollo
Bob Cain
 1939 Second Fiddle
Jimmy Sutton
 1938 Alexander's Ragtime Band
Alexander (Roger Grant)
 1937 Ali Baba Goes to Town
Tyrone Power - at Fictional Premiere (uncredited)
 1937 Thin Ice
Prince Rudolph
 1937 Café Metropole
Alexis
 1936 Ladies in Love
Karl Lanyi (as Tyrone Power Jr.)
 1936 Girls' Dormitory
Count Vallais (as Tyrone Power Jr.)
 1935 Northern Frontier
Mountie (uncredited)
 1934 Flirtation Walk
Cadet (uncredited)
 1932 Tom Brown of Culver
Donald MacKenzie (as Tyrone Power Jr.)
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Other Works:

Stage: Appeared (as "Leonard Dobie"; replaced Burgess Meredith) in "Flowers of the Forest" on Broadway. Drama. Written by John Van Druten. Scenic Design by Jo Mielziner. Directed by Auriol Lee. Martin Beck Theatre: 8 Apr 1935-May 1935 (closing date unknown/40 performances). Cast: Alice Belmore, Leslie Bingham, Arthur Chatterdon, ... See more »

Publicity Listings:

4 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | 71 Articles | 139 Pictorials | 171 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Tyrone Power III | Tyrone Power Jr. | Tyrone Power U.S.M.C.R.

Height:

5' 11½" (1.82 m)
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Personal Quote:

I'm not sure what faith is. If by it is meant a blind acceptance of "things not seen," then I think that perhaps I am a man without faith. On the other hand, there was a poet who said: "There lives more faith in honest doubt, believe me, than in half the creeds." By that definition I am a man of great faith, for I have many honest doubts. See more »

Trivia:

Has his own chapter, "Disillusioned: Tyrone Power" in "The Star Machine" by Jeanine Basinger, Alfred J. Knopf Publishers, 2007. See more »

Nickname:

Ty

Star Sign:

Taurus

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