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Caine, Michael, Sir (Maurice Joseph Micklewhite)

Born: 1933 AD
Currently alive, at 82 years of age.

Nationality: English
Categories: Actors


1933 - He was born Maurice Joseph Micklewhite on the 14th of March in Rotherhithe, South East London.

1944 - He passed his eleven-plus exam.

1952-1954 - He did his National Service in the Royal Fusiliers, serving in Germany and Korea.

1964 - He portrayed the role of upper class British army officer in the film 'Zulu".

1965 - He played the role as the spy in the movie "Harry Palmer",and in "The Ipcress File".

1966 - He starred as the woman-chasing "Alfie".

1972 - He starred in movie "Sleuth".

1986 - He won his first Academy Award for the film Hannah and Her Sisters.

1983 - He acted in the "Educating Rita".

1988 - He was one of the actors in the movie "Dirty Rotten Scoundrels".

1993 - He was made a Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE).

1994 - He starred in the movie "On Deadly Ground".

1999 - His second Academy Award for The Cider House Rules.

2000 - He was Knight Bachelor, becoming Sir Maurice Micklewhite.

2006 - He appeared in the films Children of Men and The Prestige.


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