Weissmuller’s personal passport, number 12401, issued on September 17, 1953. Passport measures 3.75 x 6, and contains his typed personal information on the second page, signed at the bottom, “Johnny Weissmuller.” Affixed to the next page is Weissmuller’s 3 x 3 passport snapshot, signed at the top in fountain pen, “Johnny Weissmuller.” The following pages bear a few visa stamps from around the world, dated between 1953 and 1956, including those from Egypt, Italy, and France. In fine condition, with cancellation cuts to the cover and first page. Originates from the estate of Weissmuller’s daughter, Lisa Weissmuller Gallagher. At this period in time, Weissmuller was making his famous ‘Jungle Jim’ movies, releasing three of them in 1953 alone. An outstanding, personal item that dates to the film career of the great actor and sportsman. Pre-certified PSA/DNA and RR Auction COA.
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