bruce lee


Bruce Lee (traitional Chinese: 李小龍; simplified Chinese: 李小龙; pinyin: Lǐ Xiǎolóng; Cantonese Yale: Léih Síulùhng; November 27, 1940 – July 20, 1973) was an American-born martial artist, philosopher, instructor, martial arts actor and the founder of the Jeet Kune Do combat philosophy, widely regarded as the most influential martial artist of the twentieth century and a cultural icon. He was the father of actor Brandon Lee and of actress Shannon Lee.

Trivia about bruce lee

  • E!'s "Mysteries & Scandals" show about this martial arts star featured the intro seen here:"Mystery... Rumors... You've come to the right place! Stay tuned for the tale of 'The Little Dragon'..."
  • 1993:Jason Scott Lee
  • He starred in the films "Fists of Fury" & "Game of Death"
  • The TV series "Kung Fu" was the idea of this martial artist, subject of the biopic "Dragon"
  • In the early '60s this martial arts master waited tables at Seattle's Ruby Chow's Restaurant
  • In the 1960s he played Kato on TV
  • 1993's "Dragon"
  • In "Dragon" Lauren Holly played this martial artist's wife, Linda
  • He wrote "The Tao of Jeet Kune Do" & starred in "Fists of Fury"
  • 1970s action hero Lee Yuen Kam
  • 1993:Enter this "dragon"
  • Kareem Abdul-Jabbar exchanged sky hooks for left hooks taking on this martial arts master in "Game of Death"
  • This icon of martial arts wrote the book "Tao of Jeet Kune Do"
  • "Game of Death"(released in 1978)
  • His July 20, 1973 death in Hong Kong at age 32 shocked the world