Kirk Douglas

Kirk Douglas

American stage and film actor
Kirk Douglas was an American retired actor, producer, director and author. A centenarian, he was one of the last surviving stars of the film industry's Golden Age.
BornDecember 9, 1916
HometownAmsterdam, New York, U.S.
Net worth$60 million
Height5'9" (1.75m)
SpouseAnne Buydens (m 1954 - 2020) , Diana Douglas (m 1943 - 1951)
ChildrenMichael Douglas , Eric Douglas , Joel Douglas , Peter Douglas
ParentsBertha Sanglel , Harry Danielovitch


Credit: Getty Images, Rotten Tomatoes, Gracenote Media Services

Top Stories

Ed Ames, ‘Daniel Boone’ Star and Ames Brothers Singer, Dies at 95

  • Ed Ames, a member of the Ames Brothers singing quartet who starred in TV series “Daniel Boone” in the 1960s, died Sunday at his home in Los Angeles. He was 95. Ed Ames and his brothers Vic, Joe and Gene had a hit with their version of “Rag Mop” in 1950. As a solo artist, […]


Natalie Wood's sister alleges star was assaulted by Kirk Douglas

Natalie Wood’s sister alleges star was once sexually assaulted by Kirk Douglas in her new memoir, Little Sister.
  • 01:45
  • 03:36
  • 00:39
  • 03:44
  • 00:45


1992Emmy (Primetime)Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama SeriesTales From the CryptNominated
1986Golden GlobeBest Performance by an Actor in a Miniseries or Motion Picture MadeAmos (film)Nominated
1986Emmy (Primetime)Outstanding Lead ActorAmos (film)Nominated
1963British Academy of Film & Television ArtsForeign ActorLonely Are the BraveNominated
1958Festival de Cine de San SebastiánBest ActorThe Vikings (film)Winner