John Mills

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John Mills

Born

2/22/1908, Felixstowe, Suffolk, England

Died

4/23/2005

Birth Name

Lewis Ernest Watts Mills

Gender

Male

Also Known As

Sir John Mills
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John Mills, also known as Lewis Earnest Watts Mills, was born February 22, 1908, in Norfolk, England. Mills attended and graduated from Norwich Grammar School for Boys. When he graduated, his father expected him to follow in his footsteps and become a math teacher. However, Mills rejected his…more

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  • Trivia

    • John was given a CBE in 1960, and a Knighthood in 1976.

    • Awards

      Academy Awards
      Best Supporting Actor for Ryan's Daughter (1971) (Won).

      Golden Globe Awards
      Ryan's Daughter (1971) (Won).

      Tony Awards
      Best Actor in a Play for Ross (1962) (Nomination).

    • John appeared on stage in the following productions:

      Ross as Aircraftman Ross in the 1961-1962 season.
      Pygmalion as Alfred Doolittle in 1987.

    • John is the father of one son (Jonathan) and two daughters (Juliet and Haley). His son is not an actor, but both of his daughters are. Haley found success in film (Parent Trap, etc).

    • Sept 2005: John Mills was one of the first 100 to be honoured with his name set into the pavement in London's 'Avenue of the Stars' in Convent Garden.

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