John Ford


Is John Ford Dead or Still Alive? John Ford Birthday and Date of Death

John Ford

John Ford Death

John passed away on August 31, 1973 at the age of 79 in Palm Desert, California, USA. John's cause of death was stomach cancer.

John Ford death quick facts:
  • When did John Ford die?

    August 31, 1973
  • How did John Ford die? What was the cause of death?

    Stomach cancer
  • How old was John Ford when died?

  • Where did John Ford die? What was the location of death?

    Palm Desert, California, USA

John Ford Birthday and Date of Death

John Ford was born on February 1, 1894 and died on August 31, 1973. John was 79 years old at the time of death.

Birthday: February 1, 1894
Date of Death: August 31, 1973
Age at Death: 79

John Ford's brothers :

John has 2 brothers:
  • Francis Ford
  • Edward O'Fearna

John Ford - Biography

John Ford (February 1, 1894 – August 31, 1973) was an Irish-American film director. He is renowned both for Westerns such as Stagecoach (1939), The Searchers (1956), and The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962), as well as adaptations of classic 20th-century American novels such as the film The Grapes of Wrath (1940). His four Academy Awards for Best Director (in 1935, 1940, 1941, and 1952) remain a record. One of the films for which he won the award, How Green Was My Valley, also won Best Picture.