How tall was Cary Grant?
Cary Grant’s height was 6ft 1in (185 cm).
How much did Cary Grant weight?
He weighted 176 lbs (80 kg) – approximately.
When was Cary Grant born?
His birthday was on January 18, 1904.
How old was Cary Grant at the moment of death?
He was 82.
When did Cary Grant die?
He died on November, 29, 1986. The reason of death was stroke.
Cary Grant Body Measurements:
Shoe Size: Unknown
Hair Color: Dark Brown
Eye Color: Brown
Quick Biography Facts:
Born Name: Archibald Alexander Leach
Nick Name: Cary
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Born Place: Bristol, England
Nationality: English-born, he had become the citizen of USA in 1942.
Education: Fairfield School, Bristol, England
Sexual Orientation: Bisexual
Religion: Non religious
Cary Grant Family:
•Father – Elias James Leach
•Mother – Elsie Maria Kingdon
•Siblings – brother John William Elias Leach
•Wife – 1. Virginia Cherrill (1934-1935)
2. Barbara Hutton (1942-1945)
3. Betsy Drake (1949-1962)
4. Dyan Cannon (1965-1968)
5. Barbara Harris (1965 – till his death)
•Children – daughter Jennifer Grant (with Dyan Cannon)
How did Cary Grant become famous?
Cary Grant’s life – personal and professional – was complicated, but he had that charm, which made both, men and women, lose their heads, watching at him. The actor gave a birth to numerous comedy heroes on the screen and just to one child in his real life. His success story was possible rather against some circumstances than due to them.
So, that’s how it happened.
Cary Grant belonged to low class family in London. In his early years he gained that vernacular accent, which later had become his visiting card. His father found another woman and left the family. Elsie, the actor’s mother, was frustrated by her husband’s betray. Her mental health was ruined soon and she appeared in the institution.
Cary grew up alongside his father and stepmother, but their support was weak. Mostly Cary was alone and was looking for better future.
The boy was expelled from school and occasionally found the job in Pender’s troupe. His talent helped him to become a theater actor soon. The young man got leading roles and was one of the best actors in the theater. Talented, handsome and persistent, he soon led his way to the screen.
The most popular movies of an actor are “Destination Tokyo”, “Notorious” and “The Awful Truth” etc.