CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 18: Actor Harrison Ford departs after the Indiana Jones and The Kingdom of The Crystal Skull Premiere at the Palais des Festivals during the 61st International Cannes Film Festival on May 18 , 2008 in Cannes, France. (Photo by Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images)

Happy 79th birthday to Harrison Ford!

Harrison Ford is actually his real name, and he was born July 13, 1942. He’s not only an American actor, but also a full-fledged pilot and friend of the environment.

A few of his huge films include playing Han Solo in “Star Wars,” plus “Indiana Jones.” He has done so many great films, though. What’s your favorite?

Here are some great photos of Ford over the years!

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