His more than life persoanlity won him Academy awards in famous pictures for his monumental, jut-jawed portrayals of Moses, Ben-Hur and Michelangelo. During the latter part of his life, he was diagnised with Alzheimer's disease. Heston will be remembered as long as Hollywood continues.
"I am the resurrection, and the life: he that believeth in me, though he were dead, yet shall he live:
And whosoever liveth and believeth in me shall never die, Believest thou this?"