Utah's Little Hollywood
— Kanab Utah "Walk of Fame" —Before becoming a motion picture star Audie Murphy was the most decorated soldier of World War II winning the Congressional Medal of Honor and 12 other citations. Audie liked Southern Utah and filmed "Six Black Horses", "Bullet For a Badman" and "Gunpoint" all in St. George. One of his early films "Sierra", co-starring Wanda Hendrix and Burl Ives, was shot in Kanab and Cedar Breaks in 1949 for Universal Studios. Audie Murphy was sadly killed in a plane crash in 1971.
|Series||This marker is part of the Utah: Kanab, Utah "Walk of Fame" series|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Monday, October 27th, 2014 at 1:19pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||12S E 363495 N 4101848|
|Decimal Degrees||37.05295000, -112.53518333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 37° 3.177', W 112° 32.111'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||37° 3' 10.62" N, 112° 32' 6.66" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 289 N 300 W, Kanab UT 84741, US|
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