Born on 1 February 1901, in Cadiz, Ohio, Clark Gable became one of the most famous
and beloved movie stars of all time. The Gable Foundation has acquired the site of Mr.
Gable’s birth and has reconstructed the home where he and his parents resided. The
building is operated as a museum and gift shop. The exhibit includes many items of
Gable memorabilia, including items donated by his fans. The collection has grown
with the donation of a large collection of items belonging to Gable's wife, actress
The foundation holds several events throughout the year, but the highlight is the
annual birthday celebration held on the Friday and Saturday closest to February 1. See
the Foundation Website for additional details.
Gable Foundation and Museum
138 Charleston St / map
Cadiz, OH 43907
or call: (740) 942-4989 / (740) 942-GWTW
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