|Birthname||Sterling Relyea Walter|
|born on||26 March 1916 at 01:00 (= 01:00 AM )|
|Place||Montclair, New Jersey, 40n50, 74w13|
|Timezone||EST h5w (is standard time)|
|Astrology data||05°15' 29°35 Asc. 27°23'|
American actor and author. For most of his career as a leading man, he specialized in westerns and film noir, such as "Johnny Guitar," "The Asphalt Jungle," and "The Killing." Later on he became noted as a character actor for such roles as Gen. Jack D. Ripper in "Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb" (1964). He also played the Irish American policeman, Captain McCluskey, in Francis Ford Coppola's "The Godfather" (1972), the novelist Roger Wade in "The Long Goodbye" (1973), and Leo Dalcò in Bernardo Bertolucci's "1900" (1976). At 6 feet 5 inches (1.96 m), he loomed over most other actors. Sterling Hayden died of prostate cancer in Sausalito, California, on 23 May 1986, age 70.
- compare to chart of Tucker, Forrest (born 12 February 1919). Notes: Two tallest stars in Hollywood
Grazia Bordoni database, 'entertainment' file quotes Marc Penfield for New York City. All other references give Montclair, New Jersey.
- Diagnoses : Major Diseases : Cancer
- Diagnoses : Body Part Problems : Other body problems (Prostate)
- Personal : Death : Illness/ Disease (Prostate cancer)
- Vocation : Beauty : Model
- Vocation : Entertainment : Actor/ Actress