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Mark Hamill

Actor Mark Hamill
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Profession: Actor

United States of America

Why Famous: Hamill is best known for his role as Luke Skywalker in the original Star Wars trilogy and in the sequel trilogy of films.

In addition to these films he is known for his voice-over work as the Joker, beginning with the Batman: The Animated Series.

Born: September 25, 1951
Birthplace: Oakland, California, USA
Age: 69 years old

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Libra

Married Life

  • 1978-12-17 Star Wars actor Mark Hamill (26) weds dental hygienist Marilou York (23) on a civil ceremony

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