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Harrison Ford was born on July 13, 1942 in Chicago, Illinois, to Dorothy (Nidelman), a radio actress, and Christopher Ford (born John William Ford), an actor turned advertising executive. His father had Irish and German ancestry, and his maternal grandparents were Jewish immigrants from the Russian Empire. He was a lackluster student at Maine ... See full bio »
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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 29 wins & 31 nominations. See more awards »

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 2013 42
Branch Rickey
 1977 Heroes
Ken Boyd
 1970 Getting Straight
Jake
 1970 Zabriskie Point
Arrested Student (uncredited)
 1968 Journey to Shiloh
Willie Bill Bearden
 1967 A Time for Killing
Lt Shaffer (as Harrison J. Ford)
 1967 Luv
Irate Motorist (uncredited)
 1966 Dead Heat on a Merry-Go-Round
Bellhop Pager (uncredited)
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Other Works:

TV commercial (voice): Earthshare (2000) See more »

Publicity Listings:

5 Biographical Movies | 6 Print Biographies | 2 Portrayals | 45 Interviews | 42 Articles | 25 Pictorials | 79 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Jethro the Bus Driver | Harrison J. Ford

Height:

6' 1" (1.85 m)
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Personal Quote:

(2010) There's nothing better than seeing a herd of elk right outside the window of my house in Wyoming. My land gives me an opportunity to be close to nature, and I find spiritual solace in nature, contemplating our species in the context of the natural world. The property is much the same as it was 150 years ago. It's in the mountains and had never been developed when I bought it. Apart from ... See more »

Trivia:

His mother was of entirely Russian Jewish heritage, while his father was of Irish-Catholic and German-Protestant heritage. When asked what religion he was raised under he joked "democrat", since he has never been observant with any particular religion. See more »

Trademark:

Known to take a lot of hits and endure a lot of pain in his action films See more »

Nickname:

Harry

Star Sign:

Cancer

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