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25/02/1971 American actor Sean Astin is born

Sean was born in Santa Monica, California as a son of actress Patty Duke. When he was roughly 18 months old, he was adopted by John Astin who married Sean's mother. He attended arts high school and made his film debut as 13 years old. He is most known for portraying Samwise Gamgee in The Lords of the Rings trilogy.


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