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David Bale
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    (September 2, 1941-December 30, 2003)
    Born in South Africa
    Environmentalist and animal rights activist
    Board member of the Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund, the Ark Trust, and World Education Inc.
    Father of Christian Bale
    Married Gloria Steinem (2000-03)
    His first two marriages ended in divorce.
    He happened to marry Steinem – a frequent critic of the institution of marriage – when he was facing deportation from the US for overstaying his visa.
    His and Steinem’s wedding ceremony was conducted in English and Cherokee.
    He got custody of the four kids from his first two marriages.
    He was banned from returning to South Africa because of his opposition to apartheid.
    A former pilot for British Airways, he delivered food supplies and provided air rescue services for isolated communities in Africa.
    He had no problem being overshadowed by his last wife, telling Barbara Walters ‘I sometimes introduce myself as Mr. Steinem.’

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