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Bruce Lee

Bruce Lee

Bruce Lee

Bruce Lee was an Hong Kong American martial artist and actor. He is regarded as one of the best martial artists in history. He founded the style Jeet Kune Do. He studied Wing Chun under Yip Man.

Bruce Lee was born in Chinatown, San Francisco on November 27, 1940 to parents from Hong Kong. His father was also a renowned Cantonese opera star Lee Hoi-Chuen. His Chinese name is Lee Jun-fan. He was raised in Kowloon with his family until his late teens. Lee moved to the United States at the age of 18 to receive his higher education, at the University of Washington.

Bruce Lee is noted for his roles in five feature-length films, The Big Boss (1971) and Fist of Fury (1972); Golden Harvest’s Way of the Dragon (1972),Enter the Dragon (1973) and The Game of Death (1978).

He married Linda Emery, now known as Linda Lee Cadwell in 1964. He has two kids Brandon Lee and Shannon Lee. Brandon was also an actor before his controversial death during filming The Crow. On July 20, 1973, Bruce Lee died after a meeting to discuss his movie Game of Death. His brain had swollen 13 percent and cerebral damage was the reason for death.

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