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Weissmuller

John Peter, known as Johnny. 1904--84, US swimmer and film actor, who won Olympic gold medals in 1924 and 1928 and played the title role in the early Tarzan films
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Adjacent to the entrance, Suite Tarzan (all works 2016), a photograph of the room in the Los Flamingos hotel once presumably occupied by Weissmuller, was hung near a monitor showing a master shot of a picturesque veranda overlooking the ocean.
Weissmuller insisted the yell was all his own - a claim supported by his co-star, flame-haired (as they say, though this wasn't clear in black and white ) Maureen O'Sullivan.
Johnny Weissmuller and Maureen O'Hara in Tarzan's New York Adventure at the Essoldo; and Rita Hayworth and Victor Mature in My Gal Sal at the Odeon.
Movie icon Johnny Weissmuller, the most famous Tarzan of them all, was a five-times Olympic swimming gold medallist, winning three in Paris in 1924 and two in Amsterdam four years later.
With his blond good looks and athletic prowess, he was feted by the media as the all-Australian golden boy and described as a greater swimmer than former Olympic champion and Tarzan star Johnny Weissmuller.
But he was fortunate that Johnny Weissmuller was bigger than Adolf Hitler.
Cheetah supposedly died at the age of 80 but chimps kept in captivity seldom live beyond the age of 45, and previous animal trainers have falsely claimed that their chimps starred in the films with Johnny Weissmuller.
Cheetah was said to have performed in "Tarzan the Ape Man" (1932) and "Tarzan and His Mate" (1934), classic films about a man reared in the jungle starring Johnny Weissmuller and Maureen O'Sullivan.
Cheetah was the comic relief in the Tarzan series starring American Olympic gold medal swimmer Johnny Weissmuller.
com)-- Weissmuller and Sons, a leading global commodity brokerage firm with international offices in selected key cities worldwide, has recently named two exceptional talents in the industry to lead the firm's newly created environmental and energy brokerage business service groups.
Lively docu retraces the story of Hilario Martinez, a Mexican scuba instructor who once taught Johnny Weissmuller and, in 1970s Acapulco, became known for scoring two of the era's biggest catches: a gigantic shark and a U.