The martial artist star of 'Enter the Dragon' (1973) who is also the founder of Jeet Kune Do and was named by Time magazine as one of the 100 most influential people of the 20th century.
November 27, 1940
July 20, 1973
San Francisco, California
Bruce Lee was an iconic Hong Kong-American actor and martial artist who was highly recognized for paving the way for modern martial arts (MMA). Trademarked with his bowl haircut and quick moves, he rose to stardom by headlining ‘The Way of the Dragon’ (1972), ‘Enter the Dragon’ (1973), and ‘Game of Death’ (1978).
He achieved worldwide fame as the greatest martial artist of the 20th century. He passed away due to brain edema at the young age of 32 in Hong Kong.