Full Name: Terence Steven McQueen
Why Famous: Called "The King of Cool", his "anti-hero" persona made him a top box-office draw of the 1960s and 1970s.
Best known for "The Sand Pebbles", "The Thomas Crown Affair", "The Magnificent Seven", and "The Great Escape".
- 1955-03-27 Steve McQueen makes his network TV debut (Goodyear Playhouse, episode "The Chivington Raid")
- 1968-10-17 "Bullitt" directed by Peter Yates and starring Steve McQueen and Jacqueline Bisset is 1st released
- 1974-12-14 Disaster film "The Towering Inferno" is released, starring Steve McQueen and Paul Newman