What is John Wayne’s real name?

What is John Wayne’s real name?
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John Wayne didn’t only star in Westerns, but there is no other actor more prominently associated with the genre. John Wayne is the American frontier, as far as most people are concerned.

But not unlike other stars who rose to fame, he actually used a stage name. In fact, "John Wayne" was never this man's legal name. Try to process that one, pilgrim.

One of the biggest stars in American film history, do you know what his real name is?

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