Bruce Lee was a legendary martial artist, actor, and filmmaker who became a cultural icon known for his incredible skill and charisma. Born in San Francisco, Lee’s groundbreaking contributions to martial arts and action cinema continue to influence and inspire generations of fans around the world.
|Bruce Lee (Chinese: 李小龍; born Lee Jun-fan, 李振藩)
|Date of Birth
|November 27, 1940
|Date of Death
|July 20, 1973
|Founder of Jeet Kune Do, influential martial artist and actor
|The Big Boss, Fist of Fury, The Way of the Dragon, Enter the Dragon, The Game of Death
|Continued influence on modern combat sports and popular culture
Bruce Lee was born in San Francisco and raised in British Hong Kong. His introduction to the entertainment industry came at a young age, as his father was an opera singer and part-time actor. Lee began appearing in films as a child, often cast as a juvenile delinquent or street urchin. Moving back and forth between San Francisco and Hong Kong, Lee’s early life was marked by his exposure to the film industry and his passion for martial arts.
|Lee Hoi Chuen (father) – Famous Cantonese opera singer based in Hong Kong. Grace Ho (mother) – Born in Shanghai, of Eurasian ancestry.
|Phoebe Lee, Agnes Lee, Peter Lee, Robert Lee – Bruce Lee was the fourth child born to Lee Hoi Chuen and Grace Ho. He had two older sisters, Phoebe and Agnes, an older brother, Peter, and a younger brother, Robert.
Height, Weight, And Other Body Measurements
|5 feet 7 inches
Wife/husband / Girlfriend/boyfriend
Bruce Lee’s current partner is Linda Lee Cadwell.
Marriage Date: Bruce Lee married Linda Emery in Seattle, Washington.
Other Information: Linda Lee Cadwell was Bruce Lee’s wife and played a significant role in his life and career.
|Linda Lee Cadwell
|While studying philosophy in college, Bruce met Linda, a white American. They got married despite opposition and Linda played a pivotal role in Bruce’s career.
Career, Achievements And Controversies
Bruce Lee became famous for his exceptional skills in martial arts and his groundbreaking performances in films such as ‘Fists of Fury’ and ‘Enter the Dragon.’
Bruce Lee started his career as a martial artist and went on to become a renowned actor and filmmaker. He gained widespread recognition for his popular works in movies such as ‘Way of the Dragon’ and ‘Enter the Dragon.’
Bruce Lee received numerous awards and accolades for his contributions to the film industry and martial arts, although specific awards can be found in his Wikipedia page or other biographical sources.
Bruce Lee’s death remains a subject of speculation and controversy. Some theories suggest overexertion or heat stroke as the cause. Additionally, there have been discussions and debates around his fighting career and the circumstances of his passing.
Bruce Lee was a legendary martial artist, actor, and film director who is widely regarded as one of the most influential martial artists of all time.
Bruce Lee was born on November 27, 1940 in San Francisco, California, but he spent most of his childhood in Hong Kong.
Bruce Lee is best known for his exceptional martial arts skills and for popularizing martial arts in the West through his films such as “Enter the Dragon” and “Fist of Fury”.
Bruce Lee passed away on July 20, 1973 in Hong Kong. The exact cause of his death was attributed to a brain edema, which some speculate was due to a reaction to a pain medication he had taken for a headache.