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Tony Curtis

Tony Curtis

American actor
Tony Curtis was born Bernard Schwartz, the eldest of three children of Helen (Klein) and Emanuel Schwartz, Jewish immigrants from Hungary. Curtis himself admits that while he had almost no formal education, he was a student of the "school of hard knocks" and learned from a young age that the only person who ever had his back was himself, so he learned how to take care of both himself and younger brother, Julius.Wikipedia
BornJune 3, 1925
HometownEast Harlem, United States
Net worth$60 million
Height5'9" (1.75m)
SpouseJill Vandenberg, Lisa Deutsch, Andrea Savio, Leslie Allen, Christine Kaufmann, Janet Leigh
PartnerPetra Scharbach
ChildrenJamie Lee Curtis, Kelly Curtis, Allegra Curtis
ParentsHelen Klein, Emanuel Schwartz
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AWARDS

YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
1980Emmy (Primetime)Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or SpecialThe Scarlett O'Hara WarNominated
1969Golden GlobeBest Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - DramaThe Boston Strangler (film)Nominated
1959British Academy of Film & Television ArtsForeign ActorThe Defiant OnesNominated
1959Academy AwardActorThe Defiant OnesNominated
1959Golden GlobeBest Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - DramaThe Defiant OnesNominated
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