Monday, September 29, 2008

Newscom Presents: Paul Newman: 1925 - 2008

Newscom Presents: Paul Newman: 1925 - 2008.

Actor and philanthropist Paul Newman passed away on Friday at the age of 83. Robert Forrester, vice-chairman of Newman's Own Foundation, summed Newman up saying, 'Paul NewmanÕs craft was acting. His passion was racing. His love was his family and friends. And his heart and soul were dedicated to helping make the world a better place for all.'

Paul Leonard Newman (January 26, 1925 – September 26, 2008)

There were some people I wished they would live forever and not die. Paul Newman was one of them.Paul Newman was an American actor who was one of the greatest men in the world for his humanitarian acts and donated over US$220 million to many charities before he passed on. Paul was also a film director, entrepreneur, and auto racing expert. He won an Oscar, two Golden Globe Awards, a Screen Actors Guild Award, a Cannes Film Festival Award, an Emmy award, and other laurels. He won championships as a driver in Sports Car Club of America and his team won trophies in the open wheel IndyCar racing. His food company Newman's Own is very popular.

Paul Newman passed away at home in Westport, Connecticut on September 26, 2008, after suffering from lung cancer.

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