Richard Dix

Richard Dix
1893 - 1949

Richard Dix  American Actor


Richard Dix (July 18, 1893 – September 20, 1949) was an American motion picture actor who achieved popularity in both silent and sound film. His standard on-screen image was that of the rugged and stalwart hero. He was nominated for the Academy Award...

Confirmed Relationships3
Longest Relationship16 yrs, 8 mths
Average Relationship Length6 yrs, 6 mths
Rumored Relationships4
First Name Richard
Middle Name Carlton
Last Name Dix
Full Name at Birth Ernst Carlton Brimmer
Alternative Name Ernst Carlton Brimmer, Richard Dix
Age 56 (age at death) years
Birthday 18th July, 1893
Birthplace St. Paul, Minnesota
Died 20th September, 1949
Place of Death Los Angeles, California
Cause of Death Heart Attack
Height 6' 0" (183 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
University University of Minnesota
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Cimmaron
Year(s) Active Stage 1914 — 1921 Film 1921 — 1947, Stage 1914 — 1921, Film 1921 — 1947
Family Member Martha Mary Ellen Dix(daughter), Richard Dix Jr. (son), Robert Dix (son), Sara Sue Dix (adopted daughter)
Pets Chickens, Turkeys, Dogs
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Richard Dix56 CancerActor
Virginia Webster-Other
Winifred Coe91
May Collins49Actress
Marceline Day91 TaurusActress
Mary Brian96 AquariusActress
Bebe Daniels70 CapricornActress
Lois Wilson93 CancerActress


Sara Sue
Martha Mary Ellen
Female193185 years old
Richard Jr
Male8th May, 193581 years old
Male8th May, 193581 years old

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The Thirteenth Hour1947 Steve Reynolds Movie
Mysterious Intruder1946 Don Gale Movie
The Secret of the Whistler1946 Ralph Harrison Movie
The Power of the Whistler1945 William Everest Movie
Voice of the Whistler1945 John Sinclair, John Carter Movie
The Whistler1944 Earl C. Conrad Movie
The Mark of the Whistler1944 Lee Selfridge Nugent Movie
The Ghost Ship1943 Capt. Will Stone Movie
Top Man1943 Tom Warren Movie
Buckskin Frontier1943 Stephen Bent Movie
The Kansan1943 John Bonniwell Movie
American Empire1942 Dan Taylor Movie
Tombstone: The Town Too Tough to Die1942 Wyatt Earp Movie
Eyes of the Underworld1942 Police Chief Richard Bryan Movie
Badlands of Dakota1941 Wild Bill Hickok Movie
The Roundup1941 Steve Payson Movie
Cherokee Strip1940 Marshal Dave Lovell Movie
The Marines Fly High1940 Lt. Danny Darrick Movie
Men Against the Sky1940 Phil Mercedes Movie
Man of Conquest1939 Sam Houston Movie
Twelve Crowded Hours1939 Nick Green Movie
Here I Am a Stranger1939 Duke Allen Movie
Reno1939 William Shayne aka Bill Shear Movie
Sky Giant1938 Capt. W.R. 'Stag' Cahill Movie
Blind Alibi1938 Paul Dover Movie
It Happened in Hollywood1937 Tim Bart Movie
The Devil's Playground1937 Jack Dorgan Movie
The Devil Is Driving1937 Paul Driscoll Movie
Devil's Squadron1936 Paul Redmond Movie
Special Investigator1936 William 'Bill' Fenwick, aka Richard 'Dick' Galt Movie
Yellow Dust1936 Bob Culpepper Movie
Trans-Atlantic Tunnel1935 Richard McAllan Movie
The Arizonian1935 Clay Tallant Movie
Stingaree1934 Stingaree Movie
West of the Pecos1934 Pecos Smith Movie
His Greatest Gamble1934 Phillip Movie
Ace of Aces1933 2nd Lt. Rex 'Rocky' Thorne Movie
Day of Reckoning1933 John Day Movie
The Great Jasper1933 Jasper Horn Movie
No Marriage Ties1933 Bruce Foster Movie
Hell's Highway1932 Duke Ellis Movie
The Lost Squadron1932 Gibson Movie
Roar of the Dragon1932 Chauncey Carson Movie
The Conquerors1932 Roger Standish Movie
Cimarron1931 Yancey Cravat Movie
The Stolen Jools1931 Richard Dix Short Film
The Public Defender1931 Pike Winslow Movie
Secret Service1931 Captain Lewis Dumont Movie
Young Donovan's Kid1931 Jim Donovan Movie
Lovin' the Ladies1930 Peter Darby Movie
Shooting Straight1930 Larry Sheldon, Ted Walters Movie
Redskin1929 Wing Foot Movie
Seven Keys to Baldpate1929 William Halliwell Magee Movie
A Ziegfeld Midnight Frolic1929 Richard Dix Movie
The Love Doctor1929 Dr. Gerald Summer Movie
Nothing But the Truth1929 Robert Bennett Movie
The Wheel of Life1929 Capt. Leslie Yeullet Movie
Moran of the Marines1928 Michael Moran Movie
Easy Come, Easy Go1928 Robert Parker Movie
Sporting Goods1928 Richard Shelby Movie
Warming Up1928 Bert Tulliver Movie
The Gay Defender1927 Joaquin Murrieta Movie
Knockout Reilly1927 Dundee 'Knockout' Reilly Movie
Man Power1927 Tom Roberts Movie
Paradise for Two1927 Steve Porter Movie
Shanghai Bound1927 Jim Bucklin Movie
Let's Get Married1926 Billy Dexter Movie
The Quarterback1926 Jack Stone Movie
Say It Again1926 Bob Howard Movie
The Vanishing American1925 Nophaie Movie
Too Many Kisses1925 Richard Gaylord, Jr Movie
The Lucky Devil1925 Randy Farnum Movie
A Man Must Live1925 Geoffrey Farnell Movie
Men and Women1925 Will Prescott Movie
The Shock Punch1925 Randall Lee Savage Movie
Womanhandled1925 Bill Dana Movie
Icebound1924 Ben Jordan Movie
Manhattan1924 Peter Minuit Movie
Sinners in Heaven1924 Alan Croft Movie
The Stranger1924 Larry Darrant Movie
Unguarded Women1924 Douglas Albright Movie
The Ten Commandments1923 John McTavish - Her Son Movie
Souls for Sale1923 Frank Claymore Movie
The Call of the Canyon1923 Glenn Kilbourne Movie
The Christian1923 John Storm Movie
Quicksands1923 Lt. Bill Movie
Racing Hearts1923 Robby Smith Movie
To the Last Man1923 Jean Isbel Movie
The Woman with Four Faces1923 Richard Templar Movie
The Sin Flood1922 Bill Bear Movie
The Bonded Woman1922 Lee Marvin Movie
Fools First1922 Tommy Frazer Movie
The Glorious Fool1922 Billy Grant Movie
The Wall Flower1922 Walt Breen Movie
Yellow Men and Gold1922 Parrish Movie
All's Fair in Love1921 Bobby Cameron Movie
Dangerous Curve Ahead1921 Harley Jones Movie
Not Guilty1921 Paul, Arthur Ellison (twins) Movie
The Poverty of Riches1921 John Colby Movie
One of Many1917 James Lowery (butler) Movie
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Dee FlowersJun 13, 2008

I am 71 years old, and have just recently discovered Richard Dix on TCM movies, I love him!!! Have older brothers that remember seeing him in movies. I am trying to collect his old movies, have about 12 of them now. Thanks Dee

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