Remembering Tony Curtis

Take a look back at the Hollywood leading man's amazing life, loves and career

IN THE NAVY

Circa 1943, Curtis, then 18, and a friend are photographed in Honolulu during his service as a signalman 3rd class in the U.S. Navy. After his discharge he studied acting on the GI bill. His good looks and raw talent attracted the attention of a talent scout from Universal Studios, where he landed a contract.