By profession, Clint Eastwood is an American actor, film director, producer, and composer as well. Clint Eastwood gained international fame when he achieved success in the Western TV series Rawhide. In the series, he played the role of the “Man with No Name” in Italian filmmaker Sergio Leone.
Table of Biography
The well-known personality, Clint was born on May 31, 1930. The birth name of the actor is Clinton Eastwood Jr. His birthplace is in San Francisco, California, the U.S. As of now, he is 91 years old. Based on his date of birth, his zodiac sign is Gemini. Also, he belongs to American nationality. Likewise, he is of English, Irish, Scottish, and Dutch ancestry.
Moreover, the name of the actor’s parents is Clinton Eastwood, Sr., and Margaret Ruth Runner. He is the elder one of two siblings. He has a younger sister, Jeanne Bernhardt. Clint’s father used to work as a salesman and briefly a detective in San Francisco.
At first, Eastwood attended Piedmont Middle School. Later on, he shifted to Oakland Technical High School. According to him, he had tried to enroll at Seattle University. But, instead, he got enrolled in the United States Army during Koren War.
Professional Life and Career
During the very initial phase of his career, he held several jobs. The jobs include lifeguard, paper carrier, grocery clerk, forest firefighter, and golf caddy as well. Eastwood’s initial contract as an actor was in April 1954. After several auditions, he got a minor role in “Revenge of the Creature”(1955).
Lately, he also got involved in “Francis in the Navy”, “Tarantula”, “Naver Say GoodBye”, and “Star in the Dust”. Eastwood first worked on a television role in “Allen in Movieland”. His major works in movies such as “Reader’s Digest”, “West Point”, ” Navy Log”, “Rawhide, “Two Mules for Sister Sara” (1970), “Breezy” (1973).
In 1974, he worked in “Thunderbolt and Lightfoot”. Not only this, but he also starred in Bronco Billy (1980). Also, some of his works as director and actor are Honkytonk Man (1982) Sudden Impact, The Dead Pool (1988).
Hence, there are several and numerous projects and works of the talented Eastwood. Amazingly, he has won a huge number of awards and nominations. Some of the awards that he has won are the Directors Guild of America Awards, the People’s Choice Awards, and the Golden Globe Awards. Astonishingly, he is the actor who was nominated twice for Best Actor and Best Director. It was for the same film, “Unforgiven and Million Dollar Baby”.
As a politician, he is also a former Republican who has sometimes supported Democrats. He has long shown an interest in California politics. At present, he is a registered Libertarian.
The primary source of income of Clint is by his profession of actor, producer, and politician. As of the latest research of sources of information, his estimated net worth is around $375 million.
Furthermore, he earned $12 million for his role in “Any Which Way But Loose.” For his role in “City Heat”, he received $5 million in 1984. Not only this, he got $7 million for his work in “In the Line of Fire” in 1993.
Firstly, Eastwood tied the knot with his first wife, Maggie Johnson in 1953. But, they divorced in 1984. Surprisingly, he had several affairs. One of the affairs included a 14-year-old affair with Roxanne Tunis. The couple had a daughter, Kimber in 1964.
In the year 1975, he was together with Sondre Locke. During the same time, he has two kids with Jacelyn Reeves. They are Scott (1986) and Kathryn (1988). Eventually, Locke and Eastwood broke up in 1989.
With Frances Fisher, he had a daughter named, Francesca (1993). Secondly, he married the news anchor, Dina Ruiz. And, she gave birth to their daughter named, Morgan in 1996. Unfortunately, the couple then divorced in 2014. In addition, Eastwood has two daughters and a son. They are Alison, Kyle, and Laurie Murray.
Body Measurements and Social Media
Talking about Clint’s body measurement, he is 6 feet and 4 inches tall. On the other hand, he weighs around 98 kg. Furthermore, his shoe size is 12 (US). His exact body measurements are 40-34-16 inches. And, he has light brown hair and grey eye color.
Similarly, he has his official account on Twitter with the username @ClintEastwo_. He has over 107.8k followers on it. However, he does not seem to have his account on Facebook and Instagram. But, there are many fans account of Clint on both Facebook and Instagram.