Kirk Douglas

Kirk Douglas Bio and Personal Information

Birth Name Issur Danielovitch Demsky
Nickname Izzy, Isador
Birthday December 9, 1916
Birthplace Amsterdam, New York
Hometown Amsterdam, New York
Age 103(died)
Profession Retired actor, producer, and author
Years active 1946 – 2008
Nationality American
Religion NA
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Race/ethnicity Russian-Jewish

Kirk Douglas Profession and Net Worth

Profession Actor, writer, producer, and author
Past works US Navy (1941- 1944)
Business Production Company named Bryna
Known for Hollywood actor and producer
Net worth $60 million
Salary NA
Cars NA
House Palm Springs, California
Brand Endorsement NA

Kirk Douglas Relationship

Marital status Married
Sexuality Straight
Ex-affairs/Ex-girlfriends Betty Kelly, Gene Tierney,
Marlene Dietrich, Joan Crawfrod,
Ann Southern, Marilyn Maxwell
Ex-wife Diana Dill (1943 – 1951)
Present Wife Anne Buydens
Wedding Date May 1954
Current Relationship Anna Buydens

Kirk Douglas Family

Children 4
Sons Joel and Michael (From Diana Dill),
Eric(died) and Peter (From Anne Buydens)
Grandchildren Cameron Morrell, Lua Izzy,
Dylan Michael, Carys Zeta,
Kelsey, Tyler, Ryan, Jason
Great-granddaughter Lua Izzy
Father Herschel Danielovitch
Mother Bertha
Sisters 6


School NA
College/University St. Lawrence University
Education Qualification Bachelor’s degree at St. Lawrence University
Acting class American Academy of Dramatic Arts, New York

Body Measurements & Physical Appearance

Height 5 feet 9 inch/ 176 cm
Weight 69 KG / 152 lbs
Dress size NA
Shoe size NA
Body measurement(chest-waist-hip) NA
Tattoo No
Hair color Grey
Eye Color Blue

Kirk Douglas Career

Debue Film The Strange Lover of Martha Ivers (1946)
Hit Films Spartacus, The Vkings,
Paths of Glory, Lust for Life,
The War Wagon, The final Countdown,
20,000 Leagues under the Sea,
The Man from Snowy River,
Last Train from Gun Hill,
Gunfight at the O.K. Corral, Ulysses,
Greedy, It runs in the Family
Theatre show Floor Show
BooksLast Tango in Brooklyn (1994),
Climbing the Mountains (1997),
The Ragman’s Son (1988),
My Stroke of Luck (2002),
Let’s Face It (2007),
Life could be Verse ( 2014),
Kirk and Anne (2017)

Awards and Achievements

Awards won AFI life Achievement Award,
Honoree 1994,
Lifetime Achievement Award 1999,
Honorary Cesar Award 1980
Nominations Best Actor 1956 for Lust for Life role,
Emmy Awards Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series for Touched by an Angel,
Emmy Awards Outstanding Lead Actor in Drama Series for Tales from the Crypt role,
Emmay Award Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries for Amos


Hobbies Writing blog posts, writing

Kirk Douglas Social Media Pages


Some facts about Kirk Douglas

Once a helicopter where Kirk Douglas was with his friends crashed. His friends died, but he survived with deadly injuries.

Kirk Douglas produced Spartacus (1960)v which was the most expensive movie at the time as its production cost stood a whooping 12 million USD. Kirk Douglas charged 50,000 USD for playing in a coffee ad where he spoke a single word – COFFEE!

Kirk Douglas once got a heart stroke and lost his speaking ability. But, the therapy slowly brought his speaking ability again.

Kirk Douglas once went to jail because he had no place to spend the cold night.