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John Wayne

John Wayne was born Marion Robert Morrison in Iowa, to Mary Alberta (Brown) and Clyde Leonard Morrison, a pharmacist. He was of English, Ulster-Scots, and Irish ancestry. Clyde developed a lung condition that required him to move his family from Iowa to the warmer climate of southern California, where they tried ranching in the Mojave Desert. Until...

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May 26, 1907 In Winterset, Iowa, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Raiders of the Desert
Latest Project:
Movie Three Lives 2016-03-08

Won 1 Oscar. Another 24 wins & 17 nominations.

Known For
Poster of Rio Bravo
Poster of The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance
Poster of True Grit
Poster of The Searchers
Movie Warner Bros. 75th Anniversary: No Guts, No Glory Unknown 2017
Movie John Wayne the Duke Lives On: A Tribute Himself 2017
Movie Playboy: The Story of X Unknown 2017
Movie World's Heavyweight Championship Fight: Floyd Patterson Heavyweight Champion of the World versus Ingemar Johansson Heavyweight Champion of Europe Unknown 2016-02-13
Movie Three Lives Unknown 2016-03-08
Movie Bob Hope at 100 Unknown 2016-03-07
Series Inside Edition Unknown 2015
Movie Le Pan prima della Pan Unknown 2015
Series The Seventies Unknown 2015
Movie And the Oscar Goes To... Unknown 2014-03-01
Movie America's Clown: An Intimate Biography of Red Skelton Unknown 2014-10-01
Movie John Ford et Monument Valley Himself 2013-03-05
Series Talking Pictures Himself 2013-01-05
Movie Behind the Freedom Curtain Unknown 2013
Movie Amen. Il pittore che fece sognare Hollywood Unknown 2012
Movie These Amazing Shadows Unknown 2011
Movie The Personal Property of John Wayne Unknown 2011
Movie Stunt Love Unknown 2011
Movie Reagan Unknown 2011-01-23
Movie Phil Ochs: There But for Fortune Unknown 2011-01-05
Series Special Collector's Edition Unknown 2010-08-16
Movie Cameraman: The Life and Work of Jack Cardiff Unknown 2010
Series Moguls & Movie Stars: A History of Hollywood Unknown 2010
Series 50 años de Unknown 2009-09-17
Series Live from Studio Five Unknown 2009-09-14
Series The Jay Leno Show Unknown 2009-09-14
Movie 1939: Hollywood's Greatest Year Unknown 2009
Movie Comic Relief 2009 Unknown 2009-03-13
Movie Spisok korabley Unknown 2008
Series Best Evidence Unknown 2007
Movie 100 Years of John Wayne Unknown 2007-05-26
Series Hoge bomen: Pioniers Himself 2007-08-29
Movie Amérique, notre histoire Unknown 2006
Series Private Screenings Unknown 2006
Series Battleground Unknown 2005
Movie John Wayne: Working with a Western Legend Himself 2005-05-03
Series Dead Famous Unknown 2005-07-26
Movie Ban the Sadist Videos! Unknown 2005
Movie I'm King Kong!: The Exploits of Merian C. Cooper Unknown 2005
Movie Budd Boetticher: A Man Can Do That Unknown 2005
Movie Rated 'R': Republicans in Hollywood Unknown 2004
Movie Go West, Young Man! Unknown 2003
Movie Christmas from Hollywood Unknown 2003
Movie La guerra en el cine Unknown 2003
Series Universum Unknown 2002
Movie Remembering 'The Quiet Man' Unknown 2002
Series Sendung ohne Namen Unknown 2002
Movie John Ford Goes to War Unknown 2002
Movie I Love Lucy's 50th Anniversary Special Unknown 2001
Movie The Shootist: The Legend Lives On Unknown 2001
Movie AFI's 100 Years... 100 Thrills: America's Most Heart-Pounding Movies Unknown 2001-06-12
Movie Cleopatra: The Film That Changed Hollywood Unknown 2001
Series Parkinson Unknown 2000-01-04
Movie Golden Saddles, Silver Spurs Unknown 2000
Series Reputations Unknown 1999
Movie The Lady with the Torch Unknown 1999-01-08
Movie ABC 2000: The Millennium Unknown 1999-12-31
Series The Century: America's Time Unknown 1999
Movie A Turning of the Earth: John Ford, John Wayne and the Searchers Unknown 1998
Movie John Wayne on Film Unknown 1998
Movie The Making of 'How the West Was Won' Unknown 1998
Movie The Best of the Dean Martin Celebrity Roasts Unknown 1998
Movie Hollywoodism: Jews, Movies and the American Dream Unknown 1998
Movie The Silver Screen: Color Me Lavender Unknown 1997
Movie 20th Century-Fox: The First 50 Years Unknown 1997
Movie John Wayne: On Board with the Duke Unknown 1997
Movie Barbara Walters: 20 Years at ABC Unknown 1996
Series Omnibus Unknown 1996
Series The O'Reilly Factor Unknown 1996-10-07
Movie Legends of Entertainment Video Unknown 1995
Movie Wild Bill: Hollywood Maverick Unknown 1995
Movie Get Shorty Unknown 1995-10-20
Movie A Personal Journey with Martin Scorsese Through American Movies Unknown 1995
Movie 100 Years at the Movies Unknown 1994
Movie 100 Years of the Hollywood Western Unknown 1994-08-10
Series American Masters Unknown 1994
Movie John Ford Unknown 1993
Movie La classe américaine Unknown 1993-12-31
Movie Laugh-In Past Christmas Present Unknown 1993
Movie Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In: 25th Anniversary Reunion Unknown 1993
Movie Bob Hope's Bag Full of Christmas Memories Unknown 1993-12-15
Movie Hey Folks, It's Intermission Time Himself 1993
Movie The Making of 'The Quiet Man' Unknown 1992
Movie Ca détourne MC François 1992-12-01
Movie Oscar's Greatest Moments Unknown 1992
Movie Rock Hudson's Home Movies Unknown 1992
Movie John Wayne's 'The Alamo' Unknown 1992
Movie Fonda on Fonda Unknown 1992-01-13
Movie Barbara Stanwyck: Fire and Desire Unknown 1991
Movie Here's Looking at You, Warner Bros. Unknown 1991
Movie How to Become a Hollywood Stuntman Unknown 1991
Movie Hollywood Mavericks Unknown 1990
Movie Cinema Paradiso Unknown 1990-02-23
Movie Hollywood on Parade Unknown 1990
Series Hollywood: The Early Years Unknown 1989
Movie We Can Keep You Forever Unknown 1988
Movie Happy Birthday, Bob: 50 Stars Salute Your 50 Years with NBC Unknown 1988-05-16
Series American Experience Unknown 1988-10-04
Movie House II: The Second Story Unknown 1987
Movie The West That Never Was None 1987-03-01
Series Biography Unknown 1987-04-06
Movie Cowboys of the Saturday Matinee Unknown 1984
Movie Unrehearsed Antics of the Stars Unknown 1984-09-28
Movie Going Hollywood: The '30s Unknown 1984
Series Salute! Unknown 1983-09-01
Movie Showbiz Goes to War Unknown 1982
Movie Henry Fonda: The Man and His Movies Unknown 1982-03-07
Movie Margret Dünser, auf der Suche nach den Besonderen Himself 1981-10-11
Series Hollywood Unknown 1980-02-09
Movie Fist of Fear, Touch of Death Unknown 1980-09-01
Movie AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to James Stewart Unknown 1980-03-16
Movie The 51st Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1979-04-09
Movie Homage for The Duke Unknown 1979
Movie Ken Murray Shooting Stars Unknown 1979
Movie Happy Birthday, Bob Unknown 1978
Movie John Wayne for Great Western Savings Unknown 1978
Movie ABC's Silver Anniversary Celebration Unknown 1978-01-31
Movie AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Henry Fonda Unknown 1978
Movie General Electric's All-Star Anniversary Unknown 1978
Movie The Road to Eltham Unknown 1978
Movie Early American Christmas Unknown 1978
Movie The 3rd Annual People's Choice Awards Unknown 1977
Movie Jimmy Carter's Inaugural Gala Unknown 1977-01-19
Movie Oscar Presents: The War Movies and John Wayne None 1977-11-27
Series The Mike Douglas Show Unknown 1977
Movie That's Action Unknown 1977
Movie An All-Star Tribute to Elizabeth Taylor Unknown 1977
Movie Home for the Seabees Unknown 1977
Movie Super Night at the Super Bowl Unknown 1977
Movie An All-Star Tribute to John Wayne Himself - Guest of Honor 1976-11-26
Movie CBS Salutes Lucy: The First 25 Years Unknown 1976-11-28
Movie It's Showtime Unknown 1976
Movie The Shootist J.B. Books 1976-08-20
Movie America at the Movies Unknown 1976
Movie Dean Martin Celebrity Roast: Dean Martin Himself 1976-02-27
Movie The 2nd Annual People's Choice Awards Unknown 1976-02-19
Movie Meanwhile, Back at the Ranch Unknown 1976
Movie The Great American Picture Star: John Wayne Unknown 1976
Series The Big Event Unknown 1976
Movie America Salutes Richard Rodgers: The Sound of His Music Unknown 1976
Movie Chesty: A Tribute to a Legend Unknown 1976
Movie Backlot USA Himself 1976-03-01
Series The Barbara Walters Summer Special Unknown 1976-12-14
Movie Texaco Presents: A Quarter Century of Bob Hope on Television Himself 1975-10-24
Series The Irv Kupcinet Show Unknown 1975
Movie Brannigan Lt. Brannigan 1975-03-26
Movie Bob Hope on Campus Himself 1975-04-17
Series Arena Unknown 1975-10-01
Movie Brother Can You Spare a Dime Unknown 1975
Movie Hooray for Hollywood Unknown 1975
Series Backstage in Hollywood Unknown 1975
Movie The 47th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1975
Movie Rooster Cogburn Rooster Cogburn 1975-11-01
Movie The 17th Annual TV Week Logie Awards Unknown 1975
Movie AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to James Cagney Unknown 1974
Movie John Wayne and Glen Campbell & the Musical West Unknown 1974
Movie McQ Unknown 1974
Movie The Dean Martin Celebrity Roast: Bob Hope Unknown 1974
Series V.I.P.-Schaukel Unknown 1974
Series Maude Unknown 1974
Movie RCA's Opening Night Unknown 1973
Movie The Wayne Train Himself 1973-02-12
Movie The Men Who Made the Movies: Howard Hawks Unknown 1973
Movie Cavalcade of Champions Unknown 1973
Movie AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to John Ford Unknown 1973-04-02
Movie Cahill U.S. Marshal Unknown 1973
Movie The Train Robbers Unknown 1973
Movie Cancel My Reservation Unknown 1972
Movie The 44th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1972
Movie The Cowboys Unknown 1972
Movie Zenith Presents: A Salute to Television's 25th Anniversary Unknown 1972
Movie The Selling of the Pentagon Unknown 1971
Movie Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Jack Benny But Were Afraid to Ask Unknown 1971
Movie Directed by John Ford Unknown 1971
Movie Big Jake Jacob McCandles 1971-05-26
Movie Sehnsucht nach dem wilden Westen Unknown 1971
Movie The American West of John Ford Himself - Narrator 1971-12-05
Movie John Wayne and Chisum Unknown 1970
Movie Plimpton! Shoot-Out at Rio Lobo Unknown 1970
Movie Swing Out, Sweet Land Unknown 1970
Series The Ed Sullivan Show Unknown 1970
Movie The 27th Annual Golden Globes Awards Unknown 1970-02-02
Movie No Substitute for Victory Unknown 1970
Movie The 42nd Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1970-04-07
Movie Harry Jackson: A Man and his Art Unknown 1970
Movie Chisum Unknown 1970
Series The Glen Campbell Goodtime Hour Unknown 1970
Movie Raquel! Himself 1970-04-26
Movie Rio Lobo Unknown 1970
Series The Movie Game Unknown 1970
Series The David Frost Show Unknown 1969-07-07
Movie The Undefeated Unknown 1969
Movie True Grit Unknown 1969
Movie Skidoo Unknown 1968-12-19
Movie The Green Berets Col. Mike Kirby 1968-07-27
Movie Hondo and the Apaches Unknown 1968-03-18
Series The Merv Griffin Show Unknown 1968
Series The Beverly Hillbillies Unknown 1968
Movie Hellfighters Chance Buckman 1968-11-27
Movie The Moviemakers Unknown 1968
Movie A Nation Builds Under Fire Unknown 1967
Series Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In Unknown 1967-09-09
Movie The War Wagon Unknown 1967
Series Dateline: Hollywood Himself 1967-02-12
Series The Joey Bishop Show Unknown 1967-04-17
Movie Cast a Giant Shadow Unknown 1966
Series Film Preview Unknown 1966
Movie El Dorado Unknown 1966
Movie The Sons of Katie Elder Unknown 1965
Series Wayne and Shuster Take an Affectionate Look At... Unknown 1965
Movie The Greatest Story Ever Told Unknown 1965
Series The Dean Martin Show Unknown 1965-09-16
Movie In Harm's Way Captain Rockwell 'Rock' Torrey 1965-04-06
Movie Circus World Unknown 1964
Series Hollywood and the Stars Unknown 1964
Series Wagon Train Unknown 1963
Movie McLintock! Unknown 1963
Series Alcoa Premiere Unknown 1963
Movie Hollywood: The Great Stars Unknown 1963
Movie How the West Was Won Gen. William Tecumseh Sherman 1963-02-20
Movie Hollywood Without Make-Up Unknown 1963-03-07
Movie Donovan's Reef Michael Patrick 'Guns' Donovan 1963-06-12
Series The Dick Powell Theatre Unknown 1963
Movie The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance Unknown 1962
Series The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Unknown 1962-10-01
Movie Hollywood: The Fabulous Era Himself 1962-11-28
Movie The Longest Day Unknown 1962-10-04
Series The Lucy Show Unknown 1962-10-01
Movie 'Neath Arizona Skies Unknown 1962
Movie Hatari! Unknown 1962
Series Here's Hollywood Unknown 1961
Movie The Comancheros Unknown 1961
Series The Jack Paar Tonight Show Unknown 1961
Movie I 10 del Texas Unknown 1961
Movie The Challenge of Ideas Unknown 1961
Movie The 33rd Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1961
Movie Hollywood - Ein Vorort in vier Anekdoten Unknown 1960
Movie The 32nd Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1960-04-04
Movie The Alamo Unknown 1960
Movie North to Alaska Unknown 1960
Series Cinépanorama Unknown 1959
Movie The 31st Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1959-04-06
Movie Rio Bravo Sheriff John T. Chance 1959-04-04
Movie The Horse Soldiers Unknown 1959
Movie Escort West Unknown 1959-01-23
Movie China Doll Unknown 1958
Movie The 30th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1958-03-26
Movie The Barbarian and the Geisha Unknown 1958
Series Climax! Unknown 1958
Movie I Married a Woman Unknown 1958
Movie Screen Snapshots: Salute to Hollywood Unknown 1958
Movie The Wings of Eagles Unknown 1957
Movie Legend of the Lost Joe January 1957-12-17
Movie Jet Pilot Unknown 1957
Series Screen Directors Playhouse Unknown 1956
Movie The Conqueror Unknown 1956
Movie Man in the Vault Unknown 1956
Series Wide Wide World Unknown 1956
Movie The Searchers Unknown 1956
Movie Good-bye, My Lady Unknown 1956
Movie Seven Men from Now Unknown 1956-08-04
Movie Gun the Man Down Unknown 1956
Series Producers' Showcase Unknown 1955
Movie Screen Snapshots: The Great Al Jolson Unknown 1955
Series I Love Lucy Unknown 1955
Series Sheilah Graham in Hollywood Unknown 1955
Movie Screen Snapshots: Hollywood Cowboy Stars Himself 1955-04-06
Series Casablanca Unknown 1955
Series Gunsmoke Unknown 1955-09-10
Movie The Sea Chase Unknown 1955
Movie Blood Alley Capt. Tom Wilder 1955-10-01
Movie The 26th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1954
Movie Track of the Cat Unknown 1954
Movie Ring of Fear Unknown 1954-07-24
Movie The High and the Mighty Unknown 1954
Movie Hondo Unknown 1953
Movie Plunder of the Sun Unknown 1953
Movie Island in the Sky Capt. Dooley 1953-09-05
Movie Trouble Along the Way Steve Aloysius Williams 1953-04-04
Series Texaco Star Theatre Unknown 1953
Movie The 25th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1953
Movie Miracle in Motion Unknown 1952
Series This Is Your Life Unknown 1952-10-01
Series The Bob Hope Show Unknown 1952-10-12
Movie The Quiet Man Unknown 1952
Movie Big Jim McLain Jim McLain 1952-08-30
Movie Flying Leathernecks Maj. Daniel Xavier Kirby 1951-08-28
Movie Screen Snapshots: Reno's Silver Spur Awards Unknown 1951
Movie The Screen Director Unknown 1951
Movie Bullfighter and the Lady Unknown 1951-04-26
Series The Red Skelton Hour Unknown 1951-09-30
Movie Operation Pacific Unknown 1951
Movie Screen Snapshots: Hollywood Awards Unknown 1951
Movie Santa and the Fairy Snow Queen Unknown 1951
Series The Colgate Comedy Hour Unknown 1951
Movie Screen Snapshots: Hollywood's Famous Feet Unknown 1950
Movie Rio Grande Unknown 1950
Series The Jack Benny Program Unknown 1950-10-28
Movie The Dangerous Stranger Unknown 1950
Series What's My Line? Unknown 1950-02-02
Movie Sands of Iwo Jima Unknown 1949
Movie She Wore a Yellow Ribbon Unknown 1949
Movie Screen Snapshots: Hollywood Rodeo Unknown 1949
Movie The Fighting Kentuckian Unknown 1949
Movie Red River Thomas Dunson 1948-09-17
Movie Wake of the Red Witch Unknown 1948
Movie Fort Apache Unknown 1948
Movie 3 Godfathers Robert Marmaduke Sangster Hightower 1948-12-01
Movie Angel and the Badman Quirt Evans 1947-02-15
Movie Tycoon Unknown 1947
Movie George White's Scandals Unknown 1946-02-18
Movie Without Reservations Rusty 1946-05-13
Movie Desert Command Unknown 1946
Movie Back to Bataan Unknown 1945
Movie Flame of Barbary Coast Unknown 1945
Movie Dakota John Devlin 1945-12-25
Movie They Were Expendable Unknown 1945-12-20
Movie Tall in the Saddle Rocklin 1944-09-29
Movie Memo for Joe John Wayne 1944-08-10
Movie The Fighting Seabees Lt. Cmdr. Wedge Donovan 1944-07-10
Movie A Lady Takes a Chance Unknown 1943
Movie In Old Oklahoma Unknown 1943
Movie Reunion in France Unknown 1942
Movie In Old California Unknown 1942
Movie Reap the Wild Wind Unknown 1942
Movie Lady for a Night Unknown 1942
Movie Flying Tigers Capt. Jim Gordon 1942-10-08
Movie The Spoilers Roy Glennister 1942-05-08
Movie Pittsburgh Unknown 1942
Movie Meet the Stars #8: Stars Past and Present Unknown 1941
Movie Lady from Louisiana Unknown 1941
Movie Raiders of the Desert Unknown 1941
Movie The Shepherd of the Hills Unknown 1941
Movie A Man Betrayed Unknown 1941
Movie Seven Sinners Unknown 1940
Movie Dark Command Unknown 1940
Movie The Long Voyage Home Olsen 1940-11-11
Movie Three Faces West John Phillips 1940-07-03
Movie Screen Snapshots Series 19, No. 8: Cowboy Jubilee Himself 1940-06-07
Movie Wyoming Outlaw Unknown 1939
Movie Stagecoach Unknown 1939
Movie New Frontier Stony Brooke 1939-08-10
Movie Allegheny Uprising Unknown 1939
Movie The Night Riders Unknown 1939
Movie Three Texas Steers Unknown 1939
Movie Overland Stage Raiders Stony Brooke 1938-09-20
Movie The Painted Trail Unknown 1938-02-16
Movie Red River Range Stony Brooke 1938-12-22
Movie Pals of the Saddle Unknown 1938
Movie Santa Fe Stampede Unknown 1938
Movie Adventure's End Duke Slade 1937-12-05
Movie California Straight Ahead! Unknown 1937
Movie I Cover the War! Unknown 1937
Movie Idol of the Crowds Johnny Hanson 1937-09-30
Movie Born to the West Dare Rudd 1937-12-10
Movie The Lawless Nineties Unknown 1936
Movie The Oregon Trail Unknown 1936
Movie Winds of the Wasteland John Blair 1936-07-06
Movie King of the Pecos Unknown 1936
Movie Conflict Unknown 1936
Movie Sea Spoilers Unknown 1936
Movie The Lonely Trail Unknown 1936
Movie Westward Ho Unknown 1935
Movie Lawless Range Unknown 1935
Movie Paradise Canyon Unknown 1935
Movie The Dawn Rider Unknown 1935
Movie Texas Terror Unknown 1935
Movie Rainbow Valley Unknown 1935
Movie The New Frontier John Dawson 1935-10-24
Movie The Desert Trail Unknown 1935
Movie 'Neath the Arizona Skies Unknown 1934
Movie The Man from Utah Unknown 1934
Movie Blue Steel Unknown 1934
Movie West of the Divide Unknown 1934
Movie The Trail Beyond Rod Drew 1934-10-22
Movie Randy Rides Alone Unknown 1934
Movie The Star Packer Unknown 1934
Movie The Lawless Frontier Unknown 1934
Movie The Lucky Texan Unknown 1934
Movie College Coach Unknown 1933
Movie Somewhere in Sonora Unknown 1933
Movie The Man from Monterey Unknown 1933
Movie The Three Musketeers Unknown 1933
Movie The Telegraph Trail Unknown 1933
Movie His Private Secretary Dick Wallace 1933-06-10
Movie Riders of Destiny Unknown 1933
Movie Baby Face Unknown 1933
Movie Sagebrush Trail Unknown 1933
Movie The Life of Jimmy Dolan Smith 1933-06-03
Movie Central Airport Unknown 1933-04-15
Movie Ride Him, Cowboy Unknown 1932
Movie The Hurricane Express Unknown 1932
Movie The Hollywood Handicap Unknown 1932
Movie That's My Boy Unknown 1932
Movie The Voice of Hollywood No. 13 Emcee 1932-01-17
Movie Lady and Gent Unknown 1932
Movie The Shadow of the Eagle Craig McCoy 1932-02-01
Movie The Big Stampede Unknown 1932
Movie Haunted Gold Unknown 1932
Movie Two-Fisted Law Unknown 1932
Movie Running Hollywood Unknown 1932
Movie Texas Cyclone Unknown 1932
Movie Maker of Men Dusty Rhodes 1931-12-18
Movie The Range Feud Clint Turner 1931-12-01
Movie Arizona Unknown 1931
Movie Girls Demand Excitement Peter Brooks 1931-02-08
Movie Three Girls Lost Unknown 1931
Movie The Deceiver Unknown 1931
Movie Rough Romance Unknown 1930-06-15
Movie Born Reckless Unknown 1930
Movie Cheer Up and Smile Unknown 1930
Movie The Forward Pass Unknown 1930-03-07
Movie Men Without Women Unknown 1930
Movie The Big Trail Breck Coleman 1930-11-01
Movie Salute Unknown 1929
Movie Speakeasy Unknown 1929
Movie The Black Watch Unknown 1929-05-22
Movie Words and Music Unknown 1929
Movie Mother Machree Unknown 1928
Movie Noah's Ark Unknown 1928
Movie Hangman's House Unknown 1928-05-13
Movie Four Sons Unknown 1928
Movie The Drop Kick Unknown 1927-09-25
Movie Seeing Stars Unknown 1927-10-16
Movie Annie Laurie Unknown 1927
Movie The Draw-Back Unknown 1927
Movie Brown of Harvard Unknown 1926-05-02
Movie The Great K & A Train Robbery Unknown 1926-10-17
Movie Bardelys the Magnificent Unknown 1926