Actor, Producer, Soundtrack
Henry Jaynes Fonda was born in Grand Island, Nebraska, to Elma Herberta (Jaynes) and William Brace Fonda, who worked in advertising and printing. His recent ancestry included Dutch, English, and Scottish. Fonda started his acting debut with the Omaha Community Playhouse, a local amateur theater troupe directed by Dorothy Brando. He moved to the ...
Born: May 16, 1905
Star sign: Taurus
Height: 6' 1½" (1.87 m)
Known for: Once Upon a Time in the West (1968), 12 Angry Men (1957), The Grapes of Wrath (1940), The Deputy (1959)