Hong Kong-American Actor Bruce Lee Wiki, Bio, Family, Age & Net Worth

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Bruce Lee was a Hong Kong American martial artist and actor. He is considered one of the best martial artists in history. Lee founded the style Jeet Kune Do. He studied Wing Chun under Yip Man.


Bruce Lee real name is Lee Jun-fan. He was born on November 27, 1940, at the Chinese Hospital, in San Francisco’s Chinatown. According to the Chinese zodiac, Lee was born in both the hour and the year of the Dragon, which according to tradition is a strong and fortuitous omen.

Lee and his parents returned to Hong Kong when he was three months old. Bruce’s father, Lee Hoi-Chuen was Han Chinese, and his mother, Grace Ho, was of Eurasian ancestry.


Lee is one of the best martial artists in history. He is the founder of the style Jeet Kune Do.

Bruce Lee is noted for his roles in five feature-length films, The Big Boss (1971) and Fist of Fury (1972); Golden Harvest’s Way of the Dragon (1972), Enter the Dragon (1973) and The Game of Death (1978).


He married Linda Emery, now known as Linda Lee Cadwell in 1964. He has two kids Brandon Lee and Shannon Lee. Brandon was also an actor before his controversial death during filming The Crow.

On July 20, 1973, Bruce Lee died after a meeting to discuss his movie Game of Death. His brain had swollen 13 percent and cerebral damage was the reason for death.

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Bruce Lee was a Chinese-American martial artist, martial arts instructor, and a movie star who had a net worth of $10 million dollars.

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