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Kirk Douglas

Cleft-chinned, steely-eyed and virile star of international cinema who rose from being "the ragman's son" (the name of his best-selling 1988 autobiography) to become a bona fide superstar, Kirk Douglas, also known as Issur Danielovitch Demsky, was born in Amsterdam, New York, in 1916. His parents, Bryna (Sanglel) and Herschel Danielovitch, were ...

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Dec 9, 1916 In Amsterdam, New York, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Two-Fisted Tales
Latest Project:
Series Stars of the Silver Screen 2016-03-05

Nominated for 3 Oscars. Another 26 wins & 20 nominations.

Known For
Poster of 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea
Poster of Spartacus
Poster of The Final Countdown
Poster of Paths of Glory
Series The Mike Wallace Interview Unknown 2017
Series Stars of the Silver Screen Unknown 2016-03-05
Series Brisant Unknown 2015
Series Inside Edition Unknown 2015
Movie Anatomy of a Film Unknown 2014
Movie Cooper and Hemingway: The True Gen Unknown 2013
Movie Room 237 Unknown 2012-10-26
Series 10 Things You Don't Know About Unknown 2012
Movie Stanley Kubrick in Focus Unknown 2012
Movie Eurocrime! The Italian Cop and Gangster Films That Ruled the '70s Unknown 2012
Movie Sing Your Song Unknown 2011
Movie Terenci Unknown 2011
Movie The 83rd Annual Academy Awards Unknown 2011-02-27
Movie Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll Unknown 2010
Movie Cameraman: The Life and Work of Jack Cardiff Unknown 2010
Series Moguls & Movie Stars: A History of Hollywood Unknown 2010
Series Plymouth Rock Studios: The Series Unknown 2009
Movie 2009 Britannia Awards Unknown 2009
Movie Comic Relief 2009 None 2009-03-13
Movie Kirk Douglas: Before I Forget Kirk 2009-11-24
Movie AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Michael Douglas Unknown 2009
Series Memòries de la tele Unknown 2008
Movie Strictly Courtroom Unknown 2008-06-28
Movie The Age of Believing: The Disney Live Action Classics Unknown 2008-12-14
Movie AFI's 10 Top 10: America's 10 Greatest Films in 10 Classic Genres Himself 2008-06-17
Movie Spisok korabley Unknown 2008
Movie Empire State Building Murders Unknown 2008
Movie Mel Blanc: The Man of a Thousand Voices Unknown 2008
Movie Oscar, que empiece el espectáculo Unknown 2008-02-05
Movie Ein Leben wie im Flug Unknown 2007
Series La tele de tu vida Unknown 2007
Movie 100 Years of John Wayne None 2007-05-26
Movie Classified X Unknown 2007-03-12
Movie Cámara negra. Teatro Victoria Eugenia Unknown 2007-09-20
Movie Gala Tribute AFI's 40th Anniversary Unknown 2007
Movie AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Al Pacino Unknown 2007
Series 20 heures le journal Unknown 2007
Movie Trumbo Unknown 2007
Series Verstehen Sie Spaß? Unknown 2006
Series Private Screenings Unknown 2006
Movie AFI's 100 Years... 100 Cheers: America's Most Inspiring Movies Unknown 2006
Movie Filmmakers vs. Tycoons Unknown 2005-07-17
Movie Watch the Skies!: Science Fiction, the 1950s and Us Unknown 2005
Movie ... A Father... A Son... Once Upon a Time in Hollywood Unknown 2005
Movie La Marató 2005 Unknown 2005
Movie Illusion Unknown 2004
Series Hollywood Greats Unknown 2004
Movie Les 40 ans de la 2 Unknown 2004-11-01
Movie AFI's 100 Years... 100 Heroes & Villains Unknown 2003
Movie The Making of '20000 Leagues Under the Sea' Unknown 2003
Series Scene by Scene Unknown 2003
Movie Anthony Quinn and Kirk Douglas Unknown 2003
Series Real Time with Bill Maher Unknown 2003-02-21
Series Jimmy Kimmel Live! Unknown 2003-01-26
Movie It Runs in the Family Mitchell Gromberg 2003-04-25
Movie The 75th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 2003-03-23
Movie Darkness at High Noon: The Carl Foreman Documents Unknown 2002
Movie Kirk Douglas and Vincente Minnelli Unknown 2002
Movie The Definitive Elvis: The Hollywood Years - Part I: 1956-1961 Unknown 2002
Movie Drawing First Blood Unknown 2002
Series Sendung ohne Namen Unknown 2002
Movie The 12th Annual Golden Laurel Awards Himself - Presenter 2001-03-03
Movie AFI's 100 Years... 100 Thrills: America's Most Heart-Pounding Movies Unknown 2001-06-12
Movie Pulp Cinema Unknown 2001
Movie FBI contre Hollywood Unknown 2001
Movie Lana Turner... a Daughter's Memoir Unknown 2001
Series Parkinson Unknown 2000-01-04
Movie The Life and Times of Kirk Douglas Himself 2000-07-18
Movie 5th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Unknown 1999-03-07
Series The Directors Unknown 1999-03-02
Movie Diamonds Unknown 1999
Series The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn Unknown 1999-03-31
Series Comme au cinéma Unknown 1999
Series Xena: Warrior Princess Unknown 1999
Series Clive Anderson All Talk Unknown 1999
Movie To Life! America Celebrates Israel's 50th Himself 1998-04-15
Series Richard and Judy Exclusive Unknown 1997
Movie Completely Cuckoo Unknown 1997
Movie The 68th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1996
Series The Rosie O'Donnell Show Unknown 1996-06-10
Series The O'Reilly Factor Unknown 1996-10-07
Series Gran premio internazionale della TV Unknown 1996
Movie Joyeux anniversaire Monsieur Trenet Unknown 1995
Movie Barbra: The Concert Unknown 1995-05-21
Movie A Personal Journey with Martin Scorsese Through American Movies Unknown 1995
Movie Kelsey Grammer Salutes Jack Benny Unknown 1995-11-30
Movie The Universal Story Unknown 1995
Movie Kirk Douglas: Video Scrapbook Unknown 1994
Movie The Best of the Don Lane Show Unknown 1994
Movie A Century of Cinema Unknown 1994
Movie Take Me Home Again Unknown 1994
Series Touched by an Angel Unknown 1994-09-21
Movie The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts Himself - Honoree 1994-12-28
Series Extra Unknown 1994-09-05
Movie The 66th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1994-03-21
Movie Greedy Unknown 1994
Movie The Annual Daily Variety Honors. A Salutes to Army Archerd Unknown 1993
Movie Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In: 25th Anniversary Reunion Unknown 1993
Series Late Night with Conan O'Brien Unknown 1993-09-13
Movie Two-Fisted Tales Unknown 1992
Movie The 46th Annual Tony Awards Unknown 1992
Series Aspel & Company Unknown 1992
Movie Larry King TNT Extra 3 Unknown 1992
Series The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Unknown 1992-05-25
Movie AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Sidney Poitier Unknown 1992
Movie The Secret Unknown 1992
Movie Welcome to Veraz Unknown 1991
Movie Oscar Unknown 1991
Movie AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Kirk Douglas Himself - Guest of Honor 1991-05-23
Movie The 8th Annual American Cinema Awards Unknown 1991
Movie The 43th Annual Writers Guild Awards Unknown 1991
Movie How to Become a Hollywood Stuntman Unknown 1991
Series Charlie Rose Unknown 1991-09-30
Series Tonight Live with Steve Vizard Unknown 1990
Series Clive James' Postcard from... Unknown 1990
Movie Cinema Paradiso Unknown 1990-02-23
Series Tales from the Crypt Unknown 1990
Series The Simpsons Unknown 1989-12-17
Series The Arsenio Hall Show Unknown 1989-01-03
Series Más estrellas que en el cielo Unknown 1989
Series Coach Unknown 1989-02-28
Series 48 Hours Unknown 1988-01-19
Movie Inherit the Wind Unknown 1988
Movie America's Tribute to Bob Hope Unknown 1988
Movie The 14th Annual People's Choice Awards Unknown 1988
Movie The Racing Experience Unknown 1988
Movie Queenie Unknown 1987-05-10
Movie The 4th Annual American Cinema Awards Unknown 1987
Movie Circus of the Stars #12 Unknown 1987
Series Biography Unknown 1987-04-06
Movie The American Academy of Dramatic Arts Annual Tribute: A Salute to Kirk Douglas Unknown 1987
Movie Tough Guys Unknown 1986
Movie Looney Tunes 50th Anniversary Unknown 1986
Movie Living Seas Unknown 1986
Movie The 43rd Annual Golden Globe Awards Unknown 1986-01-24
Series Good Morning Britain Unknown 1986
Movie The 38th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Unknown 1986
Series The Oprah Winfrey Show Unknown 1986-09-08
Movie Liberty Weekend Unknown 1986
Movie The 3th Annual American Cinema Awards Unknown 1986
Movie The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts Unknown 1985
Series Larry King Live Unknown 1985-06-03
Movie Amos Unknown 1985
Movie The 57th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1985
Movie Draw! Unknown 1984
Movie Salute to Lady Liberty Unknown 1984
Series CBS Early Morning News Unknown 1984
Movie A Day in the Country: Impressionism and the French Landscape Unknown 1984
Movie Welcome to Los Angeles: A Party for Julio Iglesias Unknown 1983
Movie Eddie Macon's Run Unknown 1983-03-25
Movie James Bond: The First 21 Years Himself 1983-05-27
Movie The 9th Annual People's Choice Awards Unknown 1983
Movie Dead Men Don't Wear Plaid Unknown 1982
Movie The Man from Snowy River Unknown 1982
Series Late Night with David Letterman Unknown 1982-02-01
Movie Remembrance of Love Unknown 1982
Movie Margret Dünser, auf der Suche nach den Besonderen Himself 1981-10-11
Series 7 sur 7 Unknown 1981-09-08
Series Entertainment Tonight Unknown 1981-09-14
Movie Saturn 3 Unknown 1980
Movie Johnny Cash: The First 25 Years Himself 1980-05-08
Movie Home Movies Unknown 1980
Movie The 52nd Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1980
Movie Billy Baxter Presents Diary of the Cannes Film Festival with Rex Reed Unknown 1980
Series Clapper Board Unknown 1980
Movie The Final Countdown Unknown 1980
Movie Homage for The Duke Unknown 1979
Movie The 16th Annual Humanitarian Awards Dinner of National Conference of Christians and Jews Unknown 1979
Movie The Villain Unknown 1979
Movie The Annual Friars Club Tribute Presents a Salute to Johnny Carson Unknown 1979
Movie A Tribute to Mr. Television Milton Berle Unknown 1978
Movie The 15th Annual Publicists Guild Awards Unknown 1978
Movie AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Henry Fonda Unknown 1978
Movie The 50th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1978
Movie The Fury Unknown 1978
Movie Holocaust 2000 Unknown 1977
Series The Mike Douglas Show Unknown 1977
Movie The 2nd Annual People's Choice Awards Unknown 1976-02-19
Series La nuit des Césars Unknown 1976-04-01
Series Arthur Hailey's the Moneychangers Alex Vandervoort 1976-12-04
Movie Victory at Entebbe Unknown 1976
Movie Salute to Sir Lew - The Master Showman Unknown 1975
Series Apropos Film Unknown 1975
Movie Posse Unknown 1975
Series Backstage in Hollywood Unknown 1975
Movie Once Is Not Enough Mike Wayne 1975-06-20
Series Saturday Night Live Unknown 1975-10-11
Series Good Morning America Unknown 1975-01-06
Series Dinah! Unknown 1974-10-21
Series V.I.P.-Schaukel Unknown 1974
Movie AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to James Cagney Unknown 1974
Movie Paramount Presents Unknown 1974
Movie Mousey Unknown 1974
Series Dinah's Place Unknown 1973
Movie AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to John Ford Unknown 1973-04-02
Movie Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde Unknown 1973
Movie Scalawag Unknown 1973
Movie The Special London Bridge Special Unknown 1972
Movie The Master Touch Unknown 1972
Movie Light at the Edge of the World: Promotion Unknown 1971
Movie Once Upon a Wheel Unknown 1971
Movie A Gunfight Unknown 1971
Series This Is Your Life Unknown 1971
Movie The Light at the Edge of the World Unknown 1971
Movie Keep Your Fingers Crossed Unknown 1971
Movie Summertree Unknown 1971
Series Film Night Unknown 1970-02-12
Series The Ed Sullivan Show Unknown 1970
Movie There Was a Crooked Man... Unknown 1970
Movie The Arrangement Unknown 1969
Series The Johnny Cash Show Unknown 1969-06-07
Series The David Frost Show Unknown 1969-07-07
Series The Don Rickles Show Unknown 1968-09-27
Movie Skidoo Unknown 1968-12-19
Movie The Legend of Silent Night Unknown 1968
Movie The Brotherhood Unknown 1968
Movie A Lovely Way to Die Unknown 1968
Movie Rowan & Martin at the Movies Unknown 1968
Series The Dick Cavett Show Unknown 1968-03-04
Series 60 Minutes Unknown 1968-09-24
Series The Joey Bishop Show Unknown 1967-04-17
Series Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In Unknown 1967-09-09
Movie The Way West Unknown 1967
Movie The War Wagon Unknown 1967
Movie The 21st Annual Tony Awards Unknown 1967
Movie Grand Prix Unknown 1966
Movie Is Paris Burning? Gen. George S. Patton Jr. 1966-10-26
Movie Kirk Douglas Unknown 1966
Movie Cast a Giant Shadow Unknown 1966
Series The Dean Martin Show Unknown 1965-09-16
Movie The Heroes of Telemark Unknown 1965
Movie In Harm's Way Commander Paul Eddington 1965-04-06
Series Reflets de Cannes Unknown 1964
Movie Seven Days in May Unknown 1964
Movie The List of Adrian Messenger Unknown 1963
Movie Hollywood: The Great Stars Unknown 1963
Movie For Love or Money Unknown 1963
Movie The Hook Unknown 1963
Movie Hollywood Without Make-Up Unknown 1963-03-07
Series The Tonight Show Unknown 1962-04-02
Movie Lonely Are the Brave Unknown 1962
Movie The Milton Berle Spectacular Unknown 1962
Series The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Unknown 1962-10-01
Movie Two Weeks in Another Town Unknown 1962
Series The Lucy Show Unknown 1962-10-01
Movie The Last Sunset Unknown 1961
Movie Town Without Pity Unknown 1961
Series Here's Hollywood Unknown 1961
Series The Jack Paar Tonight Show Unknown 1961
Movie Strangers When We Meet Unknown 1960
Movie Spartacus Unknown 1960
Movie The 31st Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1959-04-06
Movie Last Train from Gun Hill Unknown 1959
Series Tales of the Vikings Unknown 1959
Movie Premier Khrushchev in the USA Unknown 1959
Movie The Devil's Disciple Unknown 1959
Series Cinépanorama Unknown 1959
Movie The Vikings Einar 1958-06-28
Movie The 30th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1958-03-26
Series The Seven Lively Arts Unknown 1957
Movie The 29th Annual Academy Awards Himself - Nominee: Best Actor in a Leading Role & Presenter: Best Film Editing 1957-03-27
Movie General Motors 50th Anniversary Show Unknown 1957
Movie Paths of Glory Unknown 1957
Movie Top Secret Affair Unknown 1957
Movie Gunfight at the O.K. Corral Unknown 1957
Movie Lust for Life Unknown 1956
Movie Van Gogh: Darkness Into Light Unknown 1956
Series The Steve Allen Plymouth Show Unknown 1956-06-24
Movie Man Without a Star Unknown 1955
Series Person to Person Unknown 1955
Movie The Indian Fighter Unknown 1955
Movie The Racers Unknown 1955
Series The George Gobel Show Unknown 1954-10-02
Series Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color Unknown 1954-10-27
Movie The 26th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1954
Movie 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea Ned Land 1954-12-23
Movie Ulysses Unknown 1954
Movie The Story of Three Loves Unknown 1953
Series Name That Tune Unknown 1953
Movie The Juggler Unknown 1953
Movie Act of Love Unknown 1953
Series This Is Your Life Unknown 1952-10-01
Series Today Unknown 1952-01-14
Movie The Big Sky Jim Deakins 1952-08-19
Movie The Bad and the Beautiful Unknown 1952
Movie The Big Trees Unknown 1952
Movie Along the Great Divide Unknown 1951
Movie Detective Story Unknown 1951
Movie Ace in the Hole Unknown 1951
Series The Colgate Comedy Hour Unknown 1951
Series The Name's the Same Unknown 1951-12-05
Movie Young Man with a Horn Unknown 1950
Series What's My Line? Unknown 1950-02-02
Series The Jack Benny Program Unknown 1950-10-28
Series The Ken Murray Show Unknown 1950
Movie The Glass Menagerie Unknown 1950
Movie Champion Unknown 1949
Series Erskine Johnson's Hollywood Reel Unknown 1949
Series Floor Show Unknown 1949-01-01
Movie A Letter to Three Wives George Phipps 1949-01-20
Movie The Walls of Jericho Unknown 1948
Movie I Walk Alone Unknown 1948
Movie My Dear Secretary Unknown 1948
Movie Out of the Past Unknown 1947
Movie Mourning Becomes Electra Peter Niles 1947-11-19
Movie The Strange Love of Martha Ivers Unknown 1946