Bruce Lee was famous for his athletic form, technique and fighting ability. With his extraordinary efforts, he changed the way Asians were presented in American films. He developed his own form of martial art, Jeet Kune do – ‘The Way of the Intercepting Fist’. A video related to Bruce Lee is going viral and guess what it featured his only MMA fight that was ever recorded. The video has been restored by YouTube channel Beerdy: Bruce Lee Central.
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In the video, Bruce Lee is seen fighting Ted Wong, one of his top students. They are wearing protective gear and following state rules at that time.
Bruce Lee is well known for his roles in Fist of Fury (1972), Lo Wei’s The Big Boss (1971), Enter the Dragon (1973), Fist of Fury (1972) and Golden Harvest’s Way of the Dragon (1972). Bruce Lee portrayed Chinese nationalism in his films, therefore he became an iconic figure in China as well as other parts of the world.
Bruce Lee died in Kowloon Tong on July 20, 1973, at the age of 32. According to autopsy reports, Lee’s brain had swollen considerably. His death was ruled as a “Death Of Misadventure.”