The King of HollywoodWilliam Clarke Gable, stage and motion picture actor, was born at Cadiz, Ohio, on February 1, 1901, in a house that once stood on this site. He was reared in nearby Hopedale. During his film career of 36 years, Gable made 67 talking pictures including It Happened One Night for which he won an Oscar in 1934 as Best Actor and the classic Gone With The Wind which won the Academy Award for Best Picture of 1939. He died November 16, 1960, in Hollywood, California.
|Series||This marker is part of the More Than Words series|
|Placed By||Clarke Gable Foundation|
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|Date Added||Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014 at 3:30pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17T E 500641 N 4457784|
|Decimal Degrees||40.27053333, -80.99245000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 40° 16.232', W 80° 59.547'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||40° 16' 13.92" N, 80° 59' 32.82" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 101-135 Charleston St, Cadiz OH 43907, US|
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