Patrick Swayze: a life in pictures

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Patrick Swayze: a life in pictures

Patrick Swayze's fancy footwork in Dirty Dancing and the passionate potter's wheel scene in Ghost captured the hearts of women across the globe. He became a bona fide star who lit up the silver screen, and whose bravery in the face of illness in later years was an inspiration to many. As the world mourns his loss we take a look back at Patrick's extraordinary life.


All photos: © Getty Images, Rex