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About Patrick Swayze
Patrick Swayze was an American actor, singer and dancer. He is best known for his role as Johnny Castle in the film "Dirty Dancing" (1987).
Films: "Red Dawn", "Dirty Dancing", "Ghost", "Point Break", "Waking Up in Reno", "To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything! Julie Newmar".
Songs: "She's Like the Wind" ("Dirty Dancing" OST).
He has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame since 1997. He was a major sex symbol during the late 80's and early 90's and People magazine's 1991 sexiest man alive.
He was nominated for 3 Golden Globes during his career.
His Personal Life
He was married to Lisa Niemi. He died of pancreatic cancer in 2009.
He was a certified pilot. He made the news in 2000, when he flew with his dogs in his Cessna private plane from Van Nuys, California to Las Vegas!
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Famous quotes by Patrick Swayze
How do you nurture a positive attitude when all the statistics say you're a dead man? You go to work.Patrick Swayze
I don't want to be Mr. Romantic Leading Man. I don't want to be the Dance Dude. I don't want to be the Action Guy. If I had to do any one of those all my life, it'd drive me crazy.Patrick Swayze
I had a lot of anger because I wasn't happy with the way I had been raised.Patrick Swayze
I keep dreaming of a future, a future with a long and healthy life, not lived in the shadow of cancer but in the light.Patrick Swayze
I like to believe that I've got a lot of guardian warriors sittin' on my shoulder including my dad.Patrick Swayze
If you live through the initial stage of fame and get past it, and remember thats not who you are. If you live past that, then you have a hope of maybe learning how to spell the word artist.Patrick Swayze
Together we can make a world where cancer no longer means living with fear, without hope, or worse.Patrick Swayze
What's powerful about a love scene is not seeing the act. It's seeing the passion, the need, the desire, the caring, the fear.Patrick Swayze
Patrick Swayze's Popularity
Patrick Swayze was a famous American actor, singer and dancer, who was born on August 18, 1952. As a person born on this date, Patrick Swayze is listed in our database as the 4th most popular celebrity for the day (August 18) and the 5th most popular for the year (1952).
People born on August 18 fall under the Zodiac sign of Leo, the Lion. Patrick Swayze is the 93rd most popular Leo.
Aside from information specific to Patrick Swayze's birthday, Patrick Swayze is the 699th most famous American and ranks 10th in famous people born in Houston, Texas, U.S.
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