guess who.

He was so fanatical about wine that he often sent bottles back if they were not to his liking, sometimes even to his own wine cellar.

He was almost completely blind in the left eye as the result of a childhood bout of measles.

He once punched Frank Sinatra in the jaw, thinking the singer was hitting on his wife, Lilli Palmer. Afterwards the two men became good friends.

He said, after viewing The Sound of Music, “That was the only time I've ever rooted for the Nazis.”

His son recalled sitting watching a storm with his father. When a bolt of lightning obliterated a tree in their yard, his father exclaimed, “Well hit, God!”


Laney said...

I love the quote! I'll wait before I submit my answer so someone else has a chance.

Erika said...

He was knighted by Queen Elizabeth II in 1989.

B Porter said...

"Just you wait 'Enry 'Iggins, just you wait!"

Millie Motts said...

Rex Harrison.