BirthdayDecember 9, 1916
BirthplaceAmsterdam, USA

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Kirk Douglas

    Full name: Kirk Douglas
    Also known as: Kirk Douglas, Douglas, Kirk
    Professions: American actor and film producer
    Work: Awards for Kirk Douglas
    Occupation: Actor, producer, director, author

  2. Kirk Douglas Measurements

    Height: 5' 9" (1.75 m)

  3. Kirk Douglas Known for

    Spartacus (1960), Paths of Glory (1957), 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (1954), The Final Countdown (1980)

  4. Kirk Douglas Biography

    Kirk Douglas (born Issur Danielovitch, Russian: ????? ??????????; December 9, 1916) is an American film and stage actor, film producer and author. His popular films include Out of the Past (1947), Champion (1949), Ace in the Hole (1951), The Bad and the Beautiful (1952), 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (1954), Lust for Life (1956), Paths of Glory (1957), Gunfight at the O.K. Corral (1957), The Vikings (1958), Spartacus (1960), Lonely Are the Brave (1962), Seven Days in May (1964), The Heroes of Telemark (1965), Saturn 3 (1980) and Tough Guys (1986).He is No. 17 on the American Film Institute's list of the greatest male screen legends in American film history, making him the highest-ranked living person on the list. In 1996, he received the Academy Honorary Award "for 50 years as a creative and moral force in the motion picture community". A social activist, Douglas played an instrumental role in ending the Hollywood blacklist in 1960 by openly crediting Dalton Trumbo as the writer of Spartacus' screenplay.

  5. Kirk Douglas Family

    Spouse: Diana Douglas (divorced)
    Siblings: Dylan Michael Douglas, Carys Zeta Douglas

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