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Robert Walker (I) (1918–1951)


He possessed the same special brand of rebel/misfit sensitivity and charm that made superstars out of John Garfield and (later) James Dean and Montgomery Clift. In the war-torn 1940s, Robert Walker represented MGM's fresh, instinctive breed of up-and-coming talent. His boyish good looks combined with an attractive vulnerability came across the ... See full bio »

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Alternate Names:

Robert Walker Sr.

Height:

6' (1.83 m)
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[about Jennifer Jones] I was only 19 but even then I knew there could never be anyone else. I didn't consider myself "good enough" for her. She made me want to be somebody. We were happy. Or at least I thought we were. See more »

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In December of 1948, he made national news when he fled from a Topeka, Kansas, psychiatric clinic and smashed up the local police station after being arrested for public drunkenness. See more »

Nickname:

Bob

Star Sign:

Libra

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