Charles Bronson

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Charles Bronson

at the 1987 Cannes Film Festival
Born Charles Dennis Buchinsky
November 3, 1921(1921-11-03)
Ehrenfeld, Pennsylvania, USA
Died August 30, 2003(2003-08-30) (aged 81)
Los Angeles, California, USA
Cause of death Pneumonia
Alzheimer's disease
Occupation Actor
Years active 1950–1999
Spouse Harriet Tendler (1949–67; divorced)
Jill Ireland (1968–90; her death)
Kim Weeks (1998–2003; his death)

Charles Bronson (Charles Dennis Buchinsky; November 3, 1921 – August 30, 2003) was an American actor. He was a Purple Heart recipient.

He was born in Ehrenfeld, Pennsylvania. Bronson was married to Jill Ireland (his second marriage, 1968–1990) until her death from breast cancer. He died of pneumonia and Alzheimer's disease. He is of Tatar origin. He died in Los Angeles.

He played Paul Kersey in the Death Wish movie series. He was 5'9". He was 81 years old when he died. His real full name was Charles Dennis Buchinsky Rectified - Karolis was the 1st name, his parents being from Litva, a Balto-Slavic nation, not Tartar. The Slavic KAROL stands for KING

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