Richard Dawson

Richard Dawson
1932 - 2012

Richard Dawson  American Actor

Age
79
Zodiac

Richard Dawson (born Colin Lionel Emm; 20 November 1932 – 2 June 2012) was a British-American actor and comedian, and a game show host and panelist in the United States. Dawson was well known for playing Corporal Peter Newkirk on Hogan's Heroes, bein...

Confirmed Relationships2
Longest Relationship22 yrs, 5 mths
Shortest Relationship7 yrs, 5 mths
Average Relationship Length14 yrs, 11 mths
First Name Richard
Last Name Dawson
Full Name at Birth Colin Lionel Emm
Alternative Name Dickie, The Kissing Bandit, Kissyface
Age 79 (age at death) years
Birthday 20th November, 1932
Birthplace Gosport, Hampshire, England, UK
Died 2nd June, 2012
Place of Death Los Angeles, California, USA
Cause of Death Esophageal Cancer
Height 5' 9" (175 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Grey
Zodiac Sign Scorpio
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actor, Comedian, Game show host and panelist
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Hogan's Heroes, Family Feud
Year(s) Active 1960–1995
Official Websites www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=91260193, www.nndb.com/people/376/000022310/
Father Arthur Emm
Mother Josephine Emm
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Partner Comparison

NameAgeZodiacOccupationNationality
Richard Dawson79 ScorpioActor
American
Gretchen Johnson-Relative
American
Diana Dors52 ScorpioActress
English

Children

NameGenderBornAge
Mark David
Male4th February, 196056 years old
Gary
Male27th June, 196253 years old
Shannon Nicole
Female13th August, 199025 years old

Filmography

FilmYearCharacterType
The Running Man1987 Damon Killian Movie
Mama's Family1983 Richard Dawson TV Show
Angie1979 Richard Dawson TV Show
How to Pick Up Girls!1978 Chandler Corey TV Movie
Fantasy Island1977 Harry Beamus TV Show
The Love Boat1977 Bert Buchanan TV Show
Hong Kong Phooey1974 TV Show
Treasure Island1973 Long John Silver Movie
Keep an Eye on Denise1973 TV Movie
The ABC Saturday Superstar Movie1972 Sam Sniperley, Furniture Man TV Show
Wait Till Your Father Gets Home1972 TV Show
McMillan & Wife1971 Roger Stambler TV Show
The New Dick Van Dyke Show1971 Richard Richardson TV Show
McCloud1970 Ted Callender TV Show
Love, American Style1969 Melvin Danger (segment "Love and the Private Eye"), Danny (segment "Love and the Hiccups"), Rick Jagmund (segment "Love and the Groupie") TV Show
The Devil's Brigade1968 Pvt. Hugh MacDonald Movie
Mr. Terrific1967 Max TV Show
Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In1967 Regular Performer, Guest Performer TV Show
Munster, Go Home!1966 Joey Movie
Out of Sight1966 Agent (uncredited) Movie
King Rat1965 Weaver Movie
Hogan's Heroes1965 Cpl. Peter Newkirk TV Show
Promises..... Promises!1963 Movie
The Outer Limits1963 Oliver Fair TV Show
The Longest Day1962 British Soldier (uncredited) Movie
The Alfred Hitchcock Hour1962 Robert Johnson TV Show
The Dick Van Dyke Show1961 Tracy Rattigan TV Show
The Jack Benny Program1950 Audience Member sitting next to Jack TV Show
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rn_tracy1_rnMay 15, 2013

Richard's first wife was very beautiful

NADER DILMANIMar 24, 2011

IF YOU LIKE TO E-MAIL MR. RICHARD DAWSON THEN GO TO RICHARDDAWSONMYSPACE.

DeenaFeb 15, 2011

This man is truly amazing! Running away from home at age 14, self educated (from what I can find), and becoming such a huge success personally and professionally. I wish he'd write his biography!

Joan V. MaxwellAug 12, 2009

How on earth can I email the wonderful Richard Dawson and thank him? I have searched everywhere and just nothing. Someone please help. Thank you,Joan Maxwell


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