This Sunday, acclaimed actor-singer-dancer-pilot John Travolta turns 64. Born on February 18, 1954, Travolta dropped out of high-school at age 17 to pursue acting, and he’s since led a long and varied career in show business, being known as one of the most multifaceted stars of the 70’s. With the popular performer’s birthday just around the corner, let’s take a brief look at his life and work.
The John Travolta Timeline illustrates significant events and achievements in the life of the actor, including some of the most renowned movies and TV shows he was involved in.
Travolta’s breakthrough moment came in 1975 when he played the role of Vinnie Barbarino in the TV series Welcome Back, Kotter, after which he continued to rise, landing lead roles in hits like Grease and Saturday Night Fever. After a significant lull in the 80’s, the actor made a career comeback starring in Tarantino’s masterpiece, Pulp Fiction, which earned him a second Academy Award nomination and brought him back into the spotlight.
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