Bruce Willis through the years

Published On: Jun 15 2011 09:40:41 AM CDT   Updated On: Mar 19 2014 10:00:34 AM CDT

As Bruce Willis celebrates his birthday, take a look back at the actor's life and career over the years.

Willis through years - Die Hard
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1988: Willis' first blockbuster film came with the action adventure "Die Hard," where he played officer John McClane -- and delivered the iconic line, "Yippi-kay-ay mother ..."

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