Caption: Still of Patrick Swayze and Valentino Cimo in Next of Kin (1989)
Actor, Soundtrack, Producer
Born: August 18, 1952
Star sign: Leo
Height: 5' 10" (1.78 m)
Known for: Ghost (1990), Dirty Dancing (1987), Donnie Darko (2001), Point Break (1991)
Patrick Wayne Swayze was born on August 18, 1952 in Houston, Texas, to Patsy Yvonne Helen (Karnes) and Jesse Wayne Swayze, a chemical plant engineer draftsman. His mother, choreographer Patsy Swayze, owned a dance school in Houston, where Patrick was also a student. His father passed away in 1982. He graduated from Waltrip High School in Houston, ...