Harrison Ford Is Famous For His Performances As Han Solo In The Original

Harrison Ford
Harrison Ford
Harrison Ford
Harrison Ford
Harrison Ford
Harrison Ford


He is famous for his performances as Han Solo in the original Star Wars trilogy and as the title character of the Indiana Jones film series. in 1997, Ford was ranked No. 1 in Empire’s “The Top 100 Movie Stars of All Time” list. Ford was born July 13, 1942, at Chicago, Illinois’ Swedish Covenant Hospital. in a television interview shown in August 2000, when asked about what influence his mixed Irish-Catholic and Russian-Jewish ancestry may have had on his life as a person and as an artist, Ford humorously stated “As a man I’ve always felt Irish, as an actor I’ve always felt Jewish.” Ford was active in the Boy Scouts of America, and achieved its second-highest rank, Life Scout. He worked at Napowan Adventure Base Scout camp as a counselor for the Reptile Study merit badge.

Harrison Ford Is Famous For His Performances As Han Solo In The Original

Harrison Ford
Harrison Ford
Harrison Ford
Harrison Ford
Harrison Ford
Harrison Ford


Harrison Ford (born July 13, 1942) is an American film actor and producer. He is famous for his performances as Han Solo in the original Star Wars trilogy and as the title character of the Indiana Jones film series. Ford is also known for his roles as Rick Deckard in Blade Runner, John Book in Witness and Jack Ryan in Patriot Games and Clear and Present Danger. Ford’s paternal grandparents, John Fitzgerald Ford and Florence Veronica Niehaus, were of Irish Catholic and German descent, respectively. He attended Ripon College in Wisconsin, where he was a member of the Sigma Nu fraternity. He appeared in the western Journey to Shiloh (1968) and had an uncredited, non-speaking role in Michelangelo Antonioni’s 1970 film Zabriskie Point, as an arrested student protester.

Harrison Ford Is Famous For His Performances As Han Solo In The Original

Harrison Ford
Harrison Ford
Harrison Ford


Harrison Ford (born July 13, 1942) is an American film actor and producer. He is famous for his performances as Han Solo in the original Star Wars trilogy and as the title character of the Indiana Jones film series. Ford is the husband of actress Calista Flockhart. in 1960, Ford graduated from Maine East High School in Park Ridge, Illinois.

Harrison Ford Is Famous For His Performances As Han Solo In The Original

Harrison Ford
Harrison Ford
Harrison Ford
Harrison Ford
Harrison Ford
Harrison Ford


He is famous for his performances as Han Solo in the original Star Wars trilogy and as the title character of the Indiana Jones film series. As of July 2008, the United States domestic box office grosses of Ford’s films total almost US$3.4 billion, with worldwide grosses surpassing $6 billion, making Ford the third highest grossing U.S. domestic box-office star. Ford was born July 13, 1942, at Chicago, Illinois’ Swedish Covenant Hospital. He took a drama class in the final quarter of his senior year to get over his shyness. He did not get it, but stayed in California and eventually signed a $150 a week contract with Columbia Pictures’ New Talent program, playing bit roles in films. Ford was at the bottom of the hiring list, having offended producer Jerry Tokovsky after he played a bellboy in the feature. He was then hired to build cabinets at the home of director George Lucas, who subsequently cast him in a pivotal supporting role for his film American Graffiti (1973).