Bruce Lee

Bruce Lee was born November 27th, 1940 in San Francisco, California. The next year his family moved to Kawloon, Hong Kong. He began studying martial arts at a very young age. His first acting job was in the movie "The Orphan" when he was 17. In 1959 he returned to the USA. In 1964 he married Linda Emery, and a year later his first son Brandon was born. Through 1966 to 1967 he acted as Kato in the Green Hornet series. In 1969 his daughter Shannon was born.

He acted and directed several movies later including, Fists of Fury, Return of the Dragon, Enter the Dragon, and the unfinished Game of Death.

Bruce Lee unexpectedly died on July 20th, 1973. After his death, his book "The Tao of Jeet Kune Do" was published showing the world about his martial art style, jeet kune do.

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