First Posted: 04/14/08 06:12 AM ET Updated: 05/25/11 01:30 PM ET
MSNBC looks back at Charlton Heston's life, from Moses and Ben-Hur to NRA and civil rights activist. Charlton Heston died last night at age 83.
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