Harrison Ford then and now

Published On: May 27 2011 02:40:27 PM CDT   Updated On: Jul 12 2013 01:00:00 AM CDT

Harrison Ford has wowed audiences since "Star Wars" and "Raiders of the Lost Ark." In honor of his 71st birthday July 13, take a look back at the legendary actor's life and career so far.

Harrison Ford and Idol in 'Raiders of the Lost Ark'
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Paramount Pictures

The early 1980s proved a busy time for Ford, as he played hopped from one iconic role to another. In 1981 he played Indiana Jones for the first time in "Raiders of the Lost Ark."

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