Clint Eastwood: A Biography
Clint Eastwood was born in San Francisco. His father, Clinton Eastwood Sr. was a steel mill worker. Mother Margaret Ruth Runner was an engineer. Clint's parents were very pious, though visited different churches. My father was a Presbyterian, and his mother belonged to the Mormon Church.
Since that time, America was dominated by the Great Depression, the family moved frequently along the west coast, hoping to find a better paying job. In junior high school, and I went to the city of Clint Piedmont. Here for the first time I went to the scene of the theater school. Senior classes attended in the Oakland Technical High School, from which he graduated in 1948. After receiving the matriculation the young man got a job at a gas station, and later was a fireman and played piano at various bars and clubs in California.
In 1950, Eastwood Jr. was drafted into the US armed forces. It identified in the Air Force unit in which he passed flight training and had to go to war in Korea. But in one of the training flight, his plane crashed, himself a young pilot survived and was able to swim about 5 kilometers to the beach. Thereafter, by Clint Eastwood, it was decided to leave the training camp as a swimming instructor.
After demobilization Clint goes to the local LA's college, but studied there only a year since decided to follow the advice of his colleagues Martin Milner and David Janssen, who advised presentable-looking young man to try his hand at acting craft.
In 1953, not yet become a famous actor, Clint Eastwood married actress Maggie Johnson. They had two children: a son Kyle Clinton and daughter Alison. Officially, Clint and Maggie just got divorced in 1984, but broke up much earlier. Even in 1964, the actor had a daughter, Kimber from short-term affair with a dancer Roxanne Tunis, and since 1978 for 4 years, Clint was living in a civil marriage with actress Sondra Locke.
In 1985 he met the hostess Jacqueline Reeves, with whom he lived in de facto unions about 3 years. They had two children: a son and a daughter, Catherine Scott. In the early 90s he began dating actress Frances Fisher, who bore him a daughter, Francesca. But in 1995, the couple broke up.
In 1996, Clint Eastwood officially married presenter Dina Ruiz, who was younger than his 35 years. In this marriage the actor was born another daughter Morgan. Clint and Dina lived together until 2013, when a woman filed for divorce due to the fact that Eastwood began to change his young wife. After the divorce, 83-year-old Eastwood began dating actress Erica Fischer.
Clint Eastwood in addition to directing and acting work also enjoys jazz. He even composed a few songs that sound in some of his films. In addition, he is a successful businessman: owns a restaurant and the hotel in Carmel. By the way, Clint Eastwood was the mayor of this town from 1986 to 1988.
Main actor hobbies - golf and transcendental meditation.