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Tyrone Power and Linda Darnell, The Mark of Zorro

Tyrone Power and Linda Darnell, The Mark of Zorro

Tyrone Power on the set of Jesse James, 1939

Tyrone Power on the set of Jesse James, 1939

Tyrone Edmund Power, Jr. (May 5, 1914 – November 15, 1958), was an American film, stage and radio actor. From 1930s to the 1950s Power appeared in dozens of films, often in swashbuckler roles or romantic leads.

Tyrone Edmund Power, Jr. (May 5, 1914 – November 15, 1958), was an American film, stage and radio actor. From 1930s to the 1950s Power appeared in dozens of films, often in swashbuckler roles or romantic leads.

On the Beach: Maintaining a good tan is hard work.  Well maybe not for Tyrone Power, 1930s.

On the Beach: Maintaining a good tan is hard work. Well maybe not for Tyrone Power, 1930s.

Tyrone Power (May 5, 1914 - November 15, 1958) American actor (o.a. known from the Oscar winning movie 'The razor's edge' from 1946).

Tyrone Power (May 5, 1914 - November 15, 1958) American actor (o.a. known from the Oscar winning movie 'The razor's edge' from 1946).

Tyrone POWER, so handsome, love this photo of him.

Tyrone POWER, so handsome, love this photo of him.

Tyrone Power Classic Hollywood Stars. Vintage Style

Tyrone Power Classic Hollywood Stars. Vintage Style

Tyrone Power: Born Tyrone Edmund Power Jr. on May 5, 1914   in Cincinnati, OH /// Our mother was fond of telling us when we were young that our father, at the time of their marriage, resembled Tyrone Power. And here he is--I can see it, too. Odd that a movie star stranger can somehow look so much like someone you know well.

Tyrone Power: Born Tyrone Edmund Power Jr. on May 5, 1914 in Cincinnati, OH /// Our mother was fond of telling us when we were young that our father, at the time of their marriage, resembled Tyrone Power. And here he is--I can see it, too. Odd that a movie star stranger can somehow look so much like someone you know well.

They just don't make them like this any longer.  Tyrone Power, c. 1948.

They just don't make them like this any longer. Tyrone Power, c. 1948.

Tyrone Power, 1948. The actor, a favorite of my mom's, was 34 when this photo was taken.

Tyrone Power, 1948. The actor, a favorite of my mom's, was 34 when this photo was taken.

Tyrone Power

Tyrone Power

Tyrone Power - beautiful, and not such a bad actor

Tyrone Power - beautiful, and not such a bad actor

Tyrone Power by Alfred Cheney Johnston, 1936
A truly beautiful man. Rare to use that word for a man, but he qualifies.

Tyrone Power by Alfred Cheney Johnston, 1936 A truly beautiful man. Rare to use that word for a man, but he qualifies.

Rita Hayworth and Tyrone Power, Blood and Sand.

Rita Hayworth and Tyrone Power, Blood and Sand.

Tyrone Power, Lieut., U.S. Marine Corps, WW II. He was an established movie star when Pearl Harbor was bombed. Nevertheless he joined the Marines, became a pilot and flew supplies into, and wounded Marines out of, Iwo Jima and Okinawa. He returned to the states in Nov 1945 and was released from active duty in Jan 1946. He was promoted to captain in the reserves on May 8, 1951.

Tyrone Power, Lieut., U.S. Marine Corps, WW II. He was an established movie star when Pearl Harbor was bombed. Nevertheless he joined the Marines, became a pilot and flew supplies into, and wounded Marines out of, Iwo Jima and Okinawa. He returned to the states in Nov 1945 and was released from active duty in Jan 1946. He was promoted to captain in the reserves on May 8, 1951.

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