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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 was of Irish and German ancestry, while his maternal grandparents were Jewish immigrants from Minsk, Belarus. Harrison was a lackluster student at ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 38 wins & 35 nominations. See more awards »

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 2013 42
Branch Rickey
 1977 Heroes
Ken Boyd
 1970 Getting Straight
 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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5 Biographical Movies | 6 Print Biographies | 2 Portrayals | 47 Interviews | 47 Articles | 25 Pictorials | 82 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Jethro the Bus Driver | Harrison J. Ford


6' 1" (1.85 m)

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[when asked, "If heaven exists, what would you want God to say to you at the pearly gates"?] You're a lot better looking in person. See more »


He was made a lifetime member of the Shropshire Aero Club in England. See more »


Known for playing unwilling but quick-witted heroes who can think on their feet See more »



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Dreadful actor. chanceartanis
Does he ever actually use his acting? bart_203040
Uh oh Hollywood tried to kill him. japurai
which film do you think he looked best in pennisdennis
I dont like this new 'supporting actor/second billing' phase rlaad
Indian Jones 5? Chaos8814
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