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"250th Anniversary of the birth of Fletcher Christian 1764 – 2014"
Issue date: 25th September 2014

The Pitcairn Islands celebrated the 250th birth anniversary of Fletcher Christian by issuing five postage stamps featuring actors who portrayed him in film versions of the tale of the mutiny on the HMS Bounty.

Fletcher Christian was the leader of the the mutiny aboard the Royal Navy ship HMS Bounty on 28 April 1789.


Actor: Wilton Power, Bounty Film 1916.


Actor: Errol Flynn, Bounty Film 1933.
The background depicts the Pictairn Island.


Actor: Clark Gable, Bounty Film 1935.


Actor: Marlon Brando, Bounty Film 1962.
The background shows a view from the beach of the "InterContinental Bora Bora Resort & Thalasso Spa" across the laguna of Bora Bora towards Mt. Otemanu. (French Polynesia).


Actor: Mel Gibson, Bounty Film 1984.

 

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