Superman

History of Sorts

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I usually don’t pay homage to actors or figures from the pop culture, but this is different, for Christopher Reeve really became the character associated with him, Superman.

He died on October 10, 2004 but he didn’t give up without a fight. His courage, strength and positive attitude should serve as an example to all of us.

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Film and stage actor, director, born on September 25, 1952 in New York City, USA. He studied at Cornell University and the Juilliard School in New York, and had various stage and television roles before becoming universally known as the star of Superman and its sequels (1978, 1980, 1983, 1987). Later films include Noises Off (1992) and Morning Glory(1994).

In May 1995 Reeve became paralysed from the neck downwards and wheel-chair bound following a horse-riding accident.

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He also required a respirator to assist his breathing for the rest of his life. He…

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