Rex Harrison  English Actor

Current Status

Rex Harrison passed away on 2nd Jun 1990 aged 82.

Relationships

Rex Harrison was previously married to Mercia Tinker (1978 - 1990), Elizabeth Harris (1971 - 1975), Rachel Roberts (1962 - 1971), Lilli Palmer (1942 - 1957) and Collette Thomas (1932 - 1942).

He was also in relationships with Gayle Hunnicutt (1976), Carole Landis (1947 - 1948), Lana Turner, Vivien Leigh and Merle Oberon.

Rex Harrison had 2 children, Noel (82) and Carey (72).

About

Rex Harrison is a 82 year old English Actor. Born Sir Reginald Carey Harrison on 5th March, 1908 in Huyton, Knowsley, Lancashire, England and educated at Birkdale Preparatory School, he is famous for My Fair Lady in a career that spans 1930-1989. His zodiac sign is Pisces.

Rex Harrison was in 4 on-screen matchups, notably with Audrey Hepburn in My Fair Lady (1964), Gene Tierney in The Ghost and Mrs. Muir (1947), Rita Hayworth in The Happy Thieves (1962) and Sandra Dee in The Reluctant Debutante (1958).

Rex Harrison is a member of the following lists: American Theater Hall of Fame inductees, Male actors from Liverpool and 20th-century English male actors.

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Partner Comparison

NameAgeZodiacOccupationNationality
Rex Harrison82 PiscesActor
English
Mercia Tinker-
Gayle Hunnicutt73 AquariusActress
American
Elizabeth Harris-
Rachel Roberts53 VirgoActress
British
Kay Kendall33 TaurusActress
English
Carole Landis29 CapricornActress
American
Lilli Palmer71 GeminiActress
German
Collette Thomas-
Merle Oberon68 AquariusActress
Indian
Lana Turner74 AquariusActress
American
Vivien Leigh53 ScorpioActress
British
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Children

NameGenderBornAge
Noel
Male29th January, 193482 years old
Carey
Male19th February, 194472 years old

Filmography

FilmYearCharacterType
Anastasia: The Mystery of Anna1986Grand Duke Cyril RomanovTV Movie
The Kingfisher1983CecilTV Movie
A Time to Die1982Van OstenMovie
Titanic in a Tub: The Golden Age of Toy Boats1981Narrator (voice)Short Film
Ashanti1979Brian WalkerMovie
The Fifth Musketeer1979ColbertMovie
Shalimar1978Sir John LocksleyMovie
Crossed Swords1977The Duke of NorfolkMovie
Great Performances1971Captain ShotoverTV Show
Staircase1969Charles DyerMovie
A Flea in Her Ear1968Victor ChandebisseMovie
Doctor Dolittle1967Dr. John DolittleMovie
The Honey Pot1967Cecil Sheridan FoxMovie
The Agony and the Ecstasy1965Pope Julius IIMovie
BBC Play of the Month1965Don QuixoteTV Show
My Fair Lady1964Professor Henry HigginsMovie
The Yellow Rolls-Royce1964Lord Charles Frinton - The Marquess of FrintonMovie
Cleopatra1963Julius CaesarMovie
The Happy Thieves1962Jimmy BourneMovie
Midnight Lace1960Anthony PrestonMovie
Dow Hour of Great Mysteries1960Cyril PaxtonTV Show
Startime1959Fred CortinTV Show
The Reluctant Debutante1958Jimmy BroadbentMovie
The DuPont Show of the Month1957Mr. SirTV Show
Marriage a la Mode1955The Patient - Charles HathawayMovie
King Richard and the Crusaders1954Emir Hderim Sultan SaladinMovie
The United States Steel Hour1953Raymond DabneyTV Show
Main Street to Broadway1953Rex HarrisonMovie
This Is London1953Narrator (voice)Movie
The Four Poster1952John EdwardsMovie
Omnibus1952Henry VIIITV Show
The Long Dark Hall1951Arthur GroomeMovie
Escape1948Matt DenantMovie
Unfaithfully Yours1948Sir Alfred De CarterMovie
The Chevrolet Tele-Theatre1948TV Show
The Foxes of Harrow1947Stephen FoxMovie
The Ghost and Mrs. Muir1947Capt. Daniel GreggMovie
Anna and the King of Siam1946King MongkutMovie
A Yank in London1945Major David BruceMovie
Blithe Spirit1945Charles CondomineMovie
Journey Together1945Guest (uncredited)Movie
Notorious Gentleman1945Vivian KenwayMovie
Major Barbara1941Adolphus CusinsMovie
Night Train to Munich1940Dickie Randall a.k.a. Gus BennettMovie
Ten Days in Paris1940Bob StevensMovie
Over the Moon1939Dr. Freddie JarvisMovie
Continental Express1939Jacques SauvinMovie
Sidewalks of London1938Harley PrentissMovie
The Citadel1938Dr. LawfordMovie
Villa for Sale1938TV Show
School for Husbands1937Leonard DrummondMovie
Storm in a Teacup1937Frank BurdonMovie
Men Are Not Gods1936TommyMovie
All at Sea1935Aubrey BellinghamMovie
Get Your Man1934Tom JakesMovie
Leave It to Blanche1934RonnieMovie
School for Scandal1930Bit Part (uncredited)Movie
The Great Game1930GeorgeMovie
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Posted commentsView all comments (2)

mitchiarmeDec 15, 2014

Mozthzer do you know what is it Rexy

JaneFeb 20, 2008

Rex dated Kay Kendall already since 1954. View Lilli Palmer`s autobiography.


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Sir Reginald Carey "Rex" Harrison (5 March 1908 – 2 June 1990) was an English actor of stage and screen....

Confirmed Relationships11
Longest Relationship15 yrs, 1 mth
Shortest Relationship1 yr, 1 mth
Average Relationship Length5 yrs, 2 mths
First Name Rex
Middle Name Carey
Last Name Harrison
Full Name at Birth Sir Reginald Carey Harrison
Alternative Name Sexy Rexy
Age 82 (age at death) years
Birthday 5th March, 1908
Birthplace Huyton, Knowsley, Lancashire, England
Died 2nd June, 1990
Place of Death New York City, USA
Cause of Death Pancreatic Cancer
Height 6' 1" (185 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Brown - Light
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality English
High School Birkdale Preparatory School
University Liverpool College
Occupation Text Actor, Producer, Voice over
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame My Fair Lady
Year(s) Active 1930-1989, 1930–1989
Official Websites www.nndb.com/people/132/000043003/
Father William Reginald Harrison
Mother Edith Carey Harrison
Friend Tyrone Power, David Niven
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