1. Loved Katherine Hepburn, all his life, but was too devoted to his faith to divorce his wife. Don’t know if this is insane, or romantic, but we’ll take both.
2. He worked through illness on Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner.
3. Excellent comedic timing evident in Pat and Mike, Adam’s Rib, Libeled Lady.
4. Went to 6 different schools during a five year timespan, and still followed his dreams
5. Oscar Nominated 8 times, not bad, for a boy from Wisconsin