Mickey Rooney, the American film actor died

American film actor and entertainer, Mickey Rooney died in California at the age of 93.

Apr 8, 2014 16:16 IST
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Mickey Rooney, an American film actor and entertainer died on 7 April 2014. He died in California at the age of 93.

About Mickey Rooney
• Rooney was child actor, who became the world’s top box office star
• He started his career at the age of 18 months
• He was nominated for four Academy Awards and also received two special Oscars for his body of work
• He was married eight times and was separated from his last wife in January 2012 after getting married in 1978
• He was awarded an Oscar for lifetime achievement in 1983
• He won the Golden Globe award for his performance of a mentally disabled adult in the made-for-TV-movie Bill
• His career in film industry spanned for about nine decades


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