Woody Strode

Woody Strode

Born Jul 25, 1914
  • American football player, Actor, Wrestler
Woodrow Wilson Woolwine "Woody" Strode was a decathlete and football star who went on to become a pioneering African-American film actor. He was nominated for a Golden Globe award for Best Supporting Actor for his role in Spartacus in 1960. He served in the United States Army during World War II.

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: American football player, Actor, Wrestler


: United States of America

Date of Birth

: Jul 25, 1914 - Dec 31, 1994 (80 years old)

Place of Birth

: Los Angeles

Date of Death

: 1994-12-31

Place of Death

: Glendora

Cause of Death

: Lung cancer

Woody Strode Film Roles

  1. Pork Chop Hill
    Pvt. Franklin
  2. The Last Voyage
    Hank Lawson
    The Last Voyage
  3. Tarzan's Three Challenges
    Tarzan's Three Challenges
  4. Sergeant Rutledge
  5. Boot Hill
  6. Posse
  7. The Professionals
    Jake Sharp
  8. The Ten Commandments
    King of Ethiopia
    The Ten Commandments
  9. Androcles and the Lion
    Androcles and the Lion
  10. Kingdom of the Spiders

Woody Strode Film Appearances

  1. Bad Azz Muthaz: Real Soulja

Woody Strode Books

  1. Goal dust