BirthdayAugust 29, 1923

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Richard Attenborough

    Full name: Richard Attenborough
    Also known as: CBE, Attenborough, Richard Samuel, Richard Samuel Attenborough, Lord Attenborough, The Right Honourable, The Lord Attenborough, Attenborough, Lord
    Professions: British actor, film director
    Work: President of the British Academy of Film and Television Arts
    Occupation: Actor, director, producer, entrepreneur, politician

  2. Richard Attenborough Measurements

    Height: 5' 7" (1.7 m)

  3. Richard Attenborough Known for

    Jurassic Park (1993), The Lost World: Jurassic Park (1997), The Great Escape (1963), Elizabeth (1998)

  4. Richard Attenborough Death information

    Died: Sunday, 24th of August, 2014 (Age: 90)

  5. Richard Attenborough Biography

    Richard Samuel Attenborough, Baron Attenborough, CBE (/ˈætənbʌrə/; 29 August 1923 – 24 August 2014) was an English actor, film director, film producer, and entrepreneur. He was the President of the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA) and the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA).As a film director and producer, Attenborough won two Academy Awards for Gandhi in 1983. He also won four BAFTA Awards and four Golden Globe Awards. As an actor, he is perhaps best known for his roles in Brighton Rock, The Great Escape, 10 Rillington Place, Miracle on 34th Street and Jurassic Park.He was the older brother of David Attenborough, a naturalist and broadcaster, and John Attenborough, an executive at Alfa Romeo. He was married to actress Sheila Sim from 1945 until his death. Their daughter and one of their grandchildren were killed in the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami.

  6. Richard Attenborough Family

    Spouse: Sheila Sim
    Childrens: Jane Holland, Charlotte Attenborough

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