Died Today (November 7th): Steve McQueen (1930–1980)

WILDsound Writing and Film Festival Review

stevemcqueenSteve McQueen (1930–1980)

Born: March 24, 1930 in Beech Grove, Indiana, USA
Died: November 7, 1980 (age 50) in Ciudad Juárez, Chihuahua, Mexico

Married to: Barbara Minty (16 January 1980 – 7 November 1980) (his death)
Ali MacGraw (31 August 1973 – 1978) (divorced)
Neile Adams (2 November 1956 – 26 April 1972) (divorced) (2 children)

I just want the pine trees and my kids and the green grass. I want to get rich and fat and watch my children grow.

An actor is a puppet, manipulated by a dozen other people. Auto racing has dignity. But you need the same absolute concentration. You have to reach inside yourself and bring forth a lot of broken glass.

THE THOMAS CROWN AFFAIR
1998
dir. Norman Jewison
Starring
Steve McQueen
Faye Dunaway
The Towering InfernoThe Towering Inferno
1974
dir. John Guillermin
Irwin Allen
Starring
Steve McQueen
Paul Newman
BULLITT
1974
dir. Peter Yates
Starring:

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