"The 33rd Annual Academy Awards" Burt Lancaster


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About Burton Stephen Lancaster

Actor, Producer, Miscellaneous Crew
Born: November 2, 1913
Star sign: Scorpio
Height: 6' 1" (1.85 m)
Known for: From Here to Eternity (1953), Judgment at Nuremberg (1961), Atlantic City (1980), The Leopard (1963)
Source: IMDB

Burt Lancaster, one of five children, was born in Manhattan, to Elizabeth (Roberts) and James Henry Lancaster, a postal worker. All of his grandparents were immigrants from Northern Ireland. He was a tough street kid who took an early interest in gymnastics. He joined the circus as an acrobat and worked there until he was injured. It was in the ...