Bill Paxton is a renowned American actor and film director famous for playing roles such as Morgan Earp in 1993's Tombstone, Fred Haise in 1995's Apollo 13 and Brock Lovett in 1997's Titanic. He gained further recognition portraying Bill Henrickson on the television series Big Love from 2006 to 2011.
From 1979 to 1980, he was married to Kelly Rowan. In 1987, he married Louise Newbury, with whom he had two children.
He won a Saturn Award for his work on Aliens and a Screen Actors Guild Award for his work on Apollo 13.
Before becoming famous, he once worked as an attendant at a parking lot.
At the age of eight, he was a member of the crowd that saw President John F. Kennedy come out of Hotel Texas several hours before his assassination.
was a famous American actor and director,
who was born on
May 17, 1955. As a person born on this date, Bill Paxton is listed in our database as the 14th
most popular celebrity for the day (May 17) and the 26th most popular for the year (1955).
People born on May 17
fall under the Zodiac sign of Taurus, the Bull.
Bill Paxton is the 307th most popular Taurus.
Aside from information specific to Bill Paxton's birthday, Bill Paxton is the 2069th most famous American and ranks 6th in famous people born in Fort Worth, Texas, U.S.
In general, Bill Paxton ranks as the 3593rd
most popular famous person, and the 707th most popular actor of all time.
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