Tarzan Tuesday

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Lex Barker had an interesting life off-screen too:

Enlisting in the US Army and rising to the rank of Major during WW2, and being wounded in action in Sicily,

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Acting in a wide range of genres, from film noir to thrillers to comedy and Westerns–to especial popularity in German-language Westerns, wow.

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Marrying five times, including once to Lana Turner.

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Barker lived fast, died at the age of 54, and hopefully left a good-looking corpse behind.

 

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