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  • Omaha, Nebraska, U.S.
    Thursday Apr 03, 1924

    Birth

    Omaha, Nebraska, U.S.
    Thursday Apr 03, 1924

    Brando was born on April 3, 1924, in Omaha, Nebraska, to Marlon Brando, Sr.




  • U.S.
    Monday Apr 20, 1953

    Cover of Life Magazine

    U.S.
    Monday Apr 20, 1953

    Brando was featured on cover of Life Magazine for his role of Marc Antony, in Shakespeare's Julius Caeser.




  • U.S.
    Tuesday Mar 14, 1972

    The Godfather

    U.S.
    Tuesday Mar 14, 1972

    He was in the Godfather cast, as Don Vito Corleone




  • Los Angeles, California, U.S.
    Tuesday Mar 27, 1973

    1973 Academy Awards ceremony

    Los Angeles, California, U.S.
    Tuesday Mar 27, 1973

    At the 1973 Academy Awards ceremony, Brando refused to accept the Oscar for his performance in The Godfather. Sacheen Littlefeather represented him at the ceremony. She appeared in full Apache attire and stated that owing to the "poor treatment of Native Americans in the film industry", Brando would not accept the award.




  • U.S.
    Monday Jun 04, 1990

    Son murdered

    U.S.
    Monday Jun 04, 1990

    Later Life Brando had Fewer roles seemed to be in retirement. However, He experienced a tragedy case that his son killed his daughter's boyfriend.




  • U.S.
    Apr, 2001

    Illness

    U.S.
    Apr, 2001

    In April 2001, Brando was hospitalized with pneumonia.




  • Los Angeles, California, U.S.
    Thursday Jul 01, 2004

    Death

    Los Angeles, California, U.S.
    Thursday Jul 01, 2004

    On July 1, 2004, Brando died of respiratory failure from pulmonary fibrosis with congestive heart failure at the UCLA Medical Center.


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