Henry Fonda actor

Henry Fonda is a 77 years old actor from United States of America from Grand Island, Nebraska. Henry Fonda was born on May 16, 1905 (died on August 12, 1982, he was 77 years old) in Grand Island, Nebraska as Henry Jaynes Fonda. His nickname was Fonda Henry Jaynes.



Henry Jaynes Fonda was an American film and stage actor. Fonda made his mark early as a Broadway actor. He also appeared in 1938 in plays performed in White Plains New York with Joan Tompkins. He made his Hollywood debut in 1935 and his career gained momentum after his Academy Award-nominated performance as Tom Joad in The Grapes of Wrath a 1940 adaptation of John Steinbeck's novel about an Oklahoma family who moved west during the Dust Bowl.
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His real name:
Birth name of Henry Fonda is Henry Jaynes Fonda
Is Henry Fonda still alive?

No, he died on 08/12/1982, 39 years ago. He was 77 years old when he died. Cause of death: heart failure. He died in Los Angeles


His mother is Elma Herberta Jaynes and his father is William Brace Fonda.


Elma Herberta Jaynes
Mother: Elma Herberta Jaynes
William Brace Fonda
Father: William Brace Fonda


Henry Fonda had five marriages.

Afdera Franchetti

Afdera Franchetti

He married with Afdera Franchetti (88), on Saturday, March 9th, 1957. Henry Fonda was 51 and Afdera Franchetti was 25 years old. After 3 years, 9 months, they break up on January 7th, 1961.

Frances Ford Seymour

Frances Ford Seymour, Socialite

Fonda married with Frances Ford Seymour (42), in 1936. Henry was 30 and Frances Ford Seymour was 27 years old. They ended their 14 years marriage in 1950.

Shirley Maye Adams

Shirley Maye Adams

He married with Shirley Maye Adams in 1965. Henry was 59 years old. Married for 57 years, 7 months.

Susan Blanchard

Susan Blanchard, Actress

He married with Susan Blanchard (71), in 1950. Henry was 44 and Susan Blanchard was 1 years old. After 6 years, they break up in 1956.

Margaret Sullavan

Margaret Sullavan, Actress

He married with Margaret Sullavan (50), on Friday, December 25th, 1931. Henry Fonda was 26 and Margaret Sullavan was 22 years old. After 1 year, 2 months, they break up on March 14th, 1933.


He had two children, Jane (84, Actress writer) and Peter (79, American actor) . When his first child, Jane Fonda, was born, Henry Fonda was 32 years old.

Henry Fonda net worth

He had a net worth of 20 million dollars.


Henry Fonda Movies (117)

There are 117 movies of Henry Fonda.

His first feature film was 12 Angry Men (1957). He was 51 when he starred in this movie. Since 1957, he has appeared in 117 feature films. The last one is A Special Sesame Street Christmas (1978). .

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Henry Fonda movie characters

The names of the characters/jobs in the films he starred in are as follows:

Henry Fonda TV Shows (18)

His first TV Show was The Ed Sullivan Show (1948).

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Awards (6)

Awarded Kennedy Center Honors in 1978 , awarded AFI Life Achievement Award in 1977 , nominated Tony Award for Best Actor in a Play in 1974 , nominated Academy Award for Best Actor in 1939 , awarded Bronze Star Medal ,


He graduated from University Of Minnesota

What was Henry's zodiac sign?

Henry Fonda zodiac sign was taurus.

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