Mickey Rooney Dies at 93

    DALLAS, TX - MARCH 27:  Actor Mickey Rooney arrives at the AFI Dallas Opening Night Gala Presentation of the film "Then She Found Me" at The Majestic Theatre on March 27, 2008 in Dallas, Texas.  (Photo by Chris Blumenshine/Getty Images)

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    Film legend Mickey Rooney has passed away at age 93, after an 87-year career in cinema. Rooney, born in Brooklyn, was famous for roles in movies like Boys Town, Babes in Arms, National Velvet, and The Black Stallion. He was married eight times, including to Ava Gardner and Barbara Ann Thompson. Rooney, who was born as Joe Yule Jr. on September 23, 1920, made his stage debut at 18 months old on his parents' vaudeville act.

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