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Johnny weissmuller, actor: tarzan the ape man. johnny weissmuller was born as peter johann weißmüller in freidorf, today a district of the city of timisoara in romania, then a part of the austro hungarian empire. weissmuller would later claim to have been born in windber, pennsylvania, probably to ensure his eligibility to compete as part of the us olympic team. weissmüller was one of two. Johnny weissmuller jr. was born on september 23, 1940 in san francisco, california, usa as john scott weissmuller jr. he was an actor, known for thx 1138 (1971), american graffiti (1973) and tarzoon: shame of the jungle (1975). he was married to diane. Directed by w.s. van dyke. with johnny weissmuller, neil hamilton, c. aubrey smith, maureen o'sullivan. a trader and his daughter set off in search of the fabled graveyard of the elephants in deepest africa, only to encounter a wild man raised by apes. Johnny weissmuller. Johnny weissmuller (june 2, 1904 – january 20, 1984) was an austro hungarian born american competition swimmer and actor.he was known for playing edgar rice burroughs' ape man tarzan in films of the 1930s and 1940s and for having one of the best competitive swimming records of the 20th century weissmuller was one of the world's fastest swimmers in the 1920s, winning five olympic gold.
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Johnny weissmuller has one of the best competitive swimming records of the 20th century: he was one of the world's fastest swimmers in the 1920s, winning five olympic gold medals for swimming and one bronze medal for water polo at the olympic games in 1924 (paris) and 1928 (amsterdam). János “johnny” weissmüller jr. (23 september 1940 — 27 july 2006) was an american actor and longshoreman. he also authored a book about his father, the five time olympic games gold medalist johnny weissmuller, who achieved additional fame playing the title role in the tarzan movies of the 1930s and 1940s. As mgm knew maureen o'sullivan was departing the 'tarzan' series, and budget and talent constraints were forcing the long running series out of the studio (rko would soon be tarzan's new home), they decided to end things with a bang, clothing johnny weissmuller in a double breasted suit, and setting him loose in new york's concrete jungle. There were other tarzans before, but johnny weissmuller‘s portrayal of the ape man is the first major onscreen version of the famous jungle hero. this franchise will take you on a trip to the african jungle, where savage beasts of all shapes and sizes sneak, and tarzan is yodelling ‘agheayeaaagheayeaaar!’ while swinging from one vine to. Johnny weissmuller. self (27) sfide (tv series 2016) himself (1 episode, 2016) the mike douglas show (tv series 1967 1977) himself / himself guest / himself actor (4 episodes, 1967 1977) film 2017 (tv series 1976) himself (1 episode, 1976) it's showtime (documentary 1976) himself (uncredited).