Nolte at Cannes, 2000
|Born||Nicholas King Nolte|
February 8, 1941
Omaha, Nebraska, U.S.
|Spouse(s)||Sheila Page (1966-1970)|
Sharyn Haddad (1978-1983)
Rebecca Linger (1984-1994)
Nicholas King Nolte (born February 8, 1941) is an Academy Award-nominated American actor, model, and producer. The Cannes Film Festival (le Festival de Cannes founded in 1946 is one of the world's oldest most influential and prestigious Film festivals alongside Venice, Events 421 - Constantius III becomes co- Emperor of the Western Roman Empire. Year 1941 ( MCMXLI) was a Common year starting on Wednesday (the link will display 1941 calendar of the Gregorian calendar. Nebraska ( is a state located on the Great Plains of the Midwestern United States and The United States of America —commonly referred to as the Events 421 - Constantius III becomes co- Emperor of the Western Roman Empire. Year 1941 ( MCMXLI) was a Common year starting on Wednesday (the link will display 1941 calendar of the Gregorian calendar. "The Oscar" redirects here for the film see The Oscar (film. An actor, actress, player or thespian (see terminology) is a person who Acts in a Dramatic production and who works A model is a person who is posed or displayed for the purpose of Art, Fashion, or other products and Advertising. A film producer is a person who creates the conditions for making movies.
Nolte was born in Omaha, Nebraska, the son of Helen (née King), a department store buyer, and Franklin A. Nolte, a farmer's son who worked in irrigation pump sales and was an All-American candidate at Iowa State in 1934. Irrigation is an artificial application of water to the soil usually for assisting in growing crops An All-American "team" is an honorary Sports team composed of outstanding Amateur players those considered the best players of a specific season for The Iowa State University of Science and Technology, more commonly known as Iowa State University (ISU is a public land-grant and space-grant university Nolte's father was of German descent.  Nolte's maternal grandfather, Matthew Leander King, invented the hollow-tile silo and was prominent in early aviation. Major Matthew Leander King ( May 20, 1878 - October 23, 1919) was an American engineer Aviation refers to activities involving man-made flying devices ( Aircraft) including the people organizations and regulatory bodies involved with them His maternal grandmother ran the student union at Iowa State University. The Iowa State University of Science and Technology, more commonly known as Iowa State University (ISU is a public land-grant and space-grant university
Nolte went to a public high school at Omaha Benson High School, where he was the kicker on the football team. Omaha Benson High School Magnet, Benson High Magnet, or Benson High, is located at 5120 Maple Street in Omaha Nebraska, in the Benson community Nolte got kicked out of Benson for digging a hole and hiding beer before practice and then getting caught drinking it during a practice session. After his expulsion, he attended Westside High School in Omaha. Westside High School is the high school of the Westside Community Schools district He also attended Pasadena City College. Pasadena City College (commonly known by the abbreviation PCC) is a Community college located on Colorado Boulevard in Pasadena, California Nolte went on to attend Arizona State University (on a football scholarship); Eastern Arizona College, Thatcher, Arizona; and Phoenix College, Phoenix, Arizona. Arizona State University ( ASU) is the largest public Research university in the United States under a single administration with total student American football, known in the United States and Canada simply as football, is a competitive Team sport known for mixing strategy with A scholarship is an award of access to an institution or a financial aid award for an individual student scholar for the purpose of furthering their Education Eastern Arizona College ( EAC) is an Arizona Community college located in Graham County Arizona. Thatcher is a town in Graham County, Arizona, United States. According to the 2006 Census Bureau estimates the population of the town is 4121 Phoenix College (often referred to as simply "PC") is a Community college located in Phoenix Arizona, USA. Phoenix (ˈfiːˌnɪks O'odham Skikik, Yavapai Wasinka, Western Apache Fiinigis, Navajo Hoozdo, Poor grades eventually ended his studies, at which point his career in theatre began in earnest. Career is a term defined by the Oxford English Dictionary as an individual's "course or progress through life (or a distinct portion of life" Theatre (or theater, see spelling differences) is the branch of the Performing arts defined by Bernard Beckerman as what "occurs when one While in college, Nolte worked for the Falstaff Brewery in Omaha. After stints at the Pasadena Playhouse and Stella Adler's Academy in Los Angeles, Nolte spent several years traveling the country and working in regional theaters. Los Angeles (lɑˈsændʒələs los ˈaŋxeles in Spanish) is the largest City in the state of California and the American West
Nolte first gained national attention and critical acclaim for his performance in Rich Man, Poor Man, the 1976 television miniseries based on Irwin Shaw's 1970 best-selling novel. Rich Man Poor Man was a 1976 American Television miniseries that aired on ABC in one-hour episodes at 1000pm ET/PT on Monday night for twelve A miniseries (also mini-series) in a serial Storytelling medium is a production which tells a story in a pre-planned limited number of episodes Irwin Shaw ( February 27 1913 &ndash May 16 1984) was an American playwright screenwriter and novelist who was also a highly regarded short Since then he has had a successful career playing a wide variety of characters in more than 40 films. Diversity of character is Nolte's signature of his film career. He is known for his trademark athleticism and gravel-voiced characters. According to a written note owned by Richard Donner, Nolte was the first choice to play Superman in the 1978 film starring Christopher Reeve. Richard Donner (born April 24, 1930) is an American Film director, and also a Film producer through the production company Superman is a fictional Comic book Superhero widely considered to be one of the most recognized of such characters and an American Cultural icon Christopher D'Olier Reeve ( September 25, 1952 – October 10, 2004) was an American Actor, director, He also lost the role of Han Solo to Harrison Ford in the 1977 classic, Star Wars. Han Solo is a character in the Star Wars universe. He was played by Harrison Ford in Star Wars Episode IV A New Hope, Harrison Ford (born July 13, 1942) is an Academy Award - and BAFTA -nominated as well as Golden Globe -winning American Star Wars Episode IV A New Hope (originally released as Star Wars) is a 1977 Space opera
Nolte has a long history of alcoholism. Alcoholism is a term with multiple and sometimes conflicting definitions In July 2007 he was found passed out at the Kauai Airport in Hawaii. July 2007 is the seventh month of that year It began on a Sunday and 31 days later ended on a Tuesday.  Nolte has been married and divorced three times. His wives are Sheila Page, Sharyn Haddad and Rebecca Linger, with whom he has a son named Brawley. He has also been involved with Karen Louise Eklund, Debra Winger, and Vicki Lewis. Debra Winger (born May 16, 1955) is an Academy Award -nominated American Actress. Vicki Lewis (born March 17 1960) is an American Actress best known for her role as the quirky secretary Beth in the NBC Sitcom On October 3, 2007, Nolte's longtime partner Clytie Lane gave birth to their daughter. Events 42 BC - First Battle of Philippi: Triumvirs Mark Antony and Octavian fight an indecisive battle with Caesar's Year 2007 ( MMVII) was a Common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. The baby's name has not yet been publicly revealed.
Nolte has an older sister, Nancy, who was an executive for the Red Cross. The International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement is an International humanitarian movement with approximately 97 million volunteers worldwide who stated His son Brawley Nolte is also an actor, having been prominently featured as Mel Gibson's kidnapped son in the 1996 film Ransom. Mel Columcille Gerard Gibson, AO (born January 3 1956
Nolte resides in Malibu, California. Malibu is an incorporated city in western Los Angeles County, California, United States. California ( is a US state on the West Coast of the United States, along the Pacific Ocean.
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