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Bruce Lee was born in the Chinatown area of San Francisco, on November 27, 1940, to parents from Hong Kong, and was raised with his family in Kowloon , Hong Kong.
He was introduced to the film industry by his father and appeared in several films as a child actor. Lee moved to the United States at the age of 18 to receive his higher education at the University of Washington
Bruce Lee established himself as a star in Asia with the action movies The Big Boss (1971) and The Way of the Dragon (1972), which he wrote, directed and starred in. Lee’s next film, Enter the Dragon, was released in the United States by Hollywood studio Warner Bros. in August 1973.
Tragically, Lee had died one month earlier, on July 20, in Hong Kong, after suffering a brain edema. Enter the Dragon was a box-office hit, eventually grossing more than $200 million
HOW BRUCE LEE DIED
Lee died on July 20, 1973, at the age of 32. There was no visible external injury; however, according to autopsy reports, Lee’s brain had swollen considerably. The autopsy found Equagesic in his system
while a cerebral edema remains the official cause, alternate theories abound, even decades later
One theory held that Lee had been murdered by Chinese gangsters
Another rumor circulated that the actor had been the victim of a curse. The family-curse theory resurfaced when Lee’s 28-year-old son Brandon, who had followed in his father’s footsteps to become an actor, died in an accidental shooting on the set of the movie The Crow on March 31, 1993.
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