Van Heflin

Born Dec 13, 1908
Hometown Walters, Oklahoma
Died Jul 23, 1971
Death Place Hollywood, Califo...
Other Names Heflin, Jr., Emme...

Van Heflin was an American film and theater actor. He played mostly character parts over the course of his film career, but during the 1940s had a string of roles as a leading man. He won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his performance in Johnny Eager (1942).… Read More

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1910 Birth Born on December 13, 1910.


1953 42 Years Old His best-known film became the 1953 classic western Shane, in which he co-starred with Alan Ladd. … Read More


1971 60 Years Old 1 More Event
On July 6, 1971, Heflin had a heart attack while swimming in his pool. … Read More
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