Kevin Costner

Actor Kevin Costner
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Profession: Actor

United States of America

Biography: American actor who has won two Academy Awards, three Golden Globe Awards, and one Emmy Award, and has been nominated for three BAFTA (British Academy of Film and Television Arts) Awards.

Notable roles include Eliot Ness in "The Untouchables", Crash Davis in "Bull Durham", Ray Kinsella in "Field of Dreams", Lt. John J. Dunbar in "Dances with Wolves", Jim Garrison in "JFK", Robin Hood in "Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves", Frank Farmer in "The Bodyguard", and Jonathan Kent in "Man of Steel".

Born: January 18, 1955
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, USA
Age: 67 years old

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Capricorn

Married Life

  • 2004-09-25 Academy Award-winning actor Kevin Costner (49) weds model and handbag designer Christine Baumgartner (30) at his 165-acre ranch in Aspen, Colorado

Historical Events

  • 1989-05-20 Premiere of sports fantasy drama film "Field of Dreams", based on W. P. Kinsella's novel "Shoeless Joe", starring Kevin Costner, James Earl Jones, Ray Liotta and Burt Lancaster in his final film role
  • 1990-10-19 "Dances with Wolves" directed by Kevin Costner and starring Kevin Costner and Mary McDonnell premieres in Washington, D.C. (Academy Awards Best Picture 1991)
  • 1991-06-14 "Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves" opens directed by Kevin Reynolds and starring Kevin Costner and Morgan Freeman
  • 1992-03-17 18th People's Choice Awards: Kevin Costner & Julia Roberts win (Dramatic Motion Picture) and Bill Cosby & Candice Bergen win (TV)
  • 1993-03-17 19th People's Choice Awards: Kevin Costner & Demi Moore win (Dramatic Motion Picture) and Tim Allen & Candice Bergen win (TV)

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