Lee Marvin Biography and Early Life
Lee Marvin was an American film and television actor. He was born Lamont Waltman Marvin Jr. on February 19, 1924 in New York City, United States and he was also raised there. He was born to his parents named Lamont Waltman Marvin (Father) and Courtenay Washington (Mother). He grew up with a sibling named Robert Marvin (Brother).
Lee Marvin Net Worth
Lee Marvin is an American film and television actor who had an estimated net worth of $5 million. He earned over $300 thousand as salary annually.
Lee Marvin Career
Lee Marvin enlisted in the United States Marine Corps Reserve on August 12, 1942 and he served with the 4th Marine Division in the pacific Theatre during the World War II. On June 18, 1944, he was wounded during an assault on Mount Tapochau in the Battle of Saipan. After the war, Marvin began to pursue a career as an actor, he appeared on stage in a production of Uniform of Flesh in 1949. He later starred on television shows like Escape, The Big Story and Treasury Men in Action and many more.
Marvin made his Hollywood debut in 1951 in the film titled You’re in the Navy Now and in 1951, he also starred in Teresa. He later guest starred on episodes of Fireside Theatre, Suspense and Rebound. In 1952, he starred in Diplomatic Courier, he also guest starred on Biff Baker, U.S.A. and Eight Iron Men in 1952. In 1953, he starred in Seminole. In 1954, he starred in films like The Caine Mutiny and Gorilla at Large. In 1955, he starred in Not as a Stranger, A life in the balance and Jane Wyman Presents The Fireside Theatre.
He later starred in the 1980 movie The Big Red One, in 1981, he appeared in Death Hunt and he also appeared in Gorky Park (1983) and Dog Day (1984). Marvin’s last appearance was in The Delta Force in 1986.
Lee Marvin Wife
Lee Marvin was married twice. He was married to Betty Ebeling (1951 – 1967) and Pamela Marvin (1970 – 1987).
Lee Marvin Education (High School and College)
Lee Marvin studied at Manumit School, Saint Leo University and Oakwood Friends School.
Lee Marvin Real Name
Lee Marvin’s real name was Lamont Waltman Marvin Jr.
Lee Marvin Religion
Lee Marvin practiced Christianity as religion.
Lee Marvin Parents
Lee Marvin was born to his parents named Lamont Waltman Marvin (Father) and Courtenay Washington (Mother).
Lee Marvin Siblings
Lee Marvin grew up with a sibling named Robert Marvin (Brother).
Lee Marvin Kids
Lee Marvin had four kids named Christopher Lamont (Son), Courtenay Lee (Daughter), Cynthia Louise (Daughter) and Claudia Leslie (Daughter).
Lee Marvin Girlfriend
Lee Marvin was in a relationship with a former nightclub singer named Michelle Triola Marvin.
Lee Marvin Height and Weight
Lee Marvin stood at a height of 1.88 m. He weighed 75 kg.
Lee Marvin Nationality and Ethnicity
Lee Marvin was of American nationality. He was of white ethnicity.
Lee Marvin Residence
Lee Marvin resided in Tucson, Arizona, United States.
Social Media Presence
Marvin was never active on social media networks.
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Controversies, rumors and legal issues
During his active days as an actor and before his death, Marvin was never linked to any known controversy, rumors and legal issues.
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Facts about Lee Marvin
|Net Worth||$5 million|
|Salary||Over $300 thousand annually|
|Income Source||Film and television actor|
|Birthday||February 19, 1924|
|Wife||Betty Ebeling (1951 – 1967) and Pamela Marvin (1970 – 1987)|
|Education||Manumit School, Saint Leo University and Oakwood Friends School|
|Real Name||Lamont Waltman Marvin Jr.|
|Parents||Lamont Waltman Marvin (Father) and Courtenay Washington (Mother)|
|Kids||Christopher Lamont (Son), Courtenay Lee (Daughter), Cynthia Louise (Daughter) and Claudia Leslie (Daughter)|
|Siblings||Robert Marvin (Brother)|
|Girlfriend||Michelle Triola Marvin|
|Residence||Tucson, Arizona, United States|