Richard Dix

Richard Dix
1893 - 1949

Richard Dix  American Actor

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Richard Dix passed away on 20th Sep 1949 aged 56.


Richard Dix was previously married to Virginia Webster (1934 - 1949) and Winifred Coe (1931 - 1933).

He was in relationships with May Collins (1921), Bebe Daniels, Lois Wilson, Marceline Day and Mary Brian.


American Actor Richard Dix was born Ernst Carlton Brimmer on 18th July, 1893 in St. Paul, Minnesota and passed away on 20th Sep 1949 Los Angeles, California aged 56. He is most remembered for Cimmaron. His zodiac sign is Cancer.

Richard Dix was in an on-screen matchup with Fay Wray in It Happened in Hollywood (1937).

Richard Dix is a member of the following lists: Male actors from Saint Paul, Minnesota, American male silent film actors and Male Western (genre) film actors.


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Relationship Statistics

Married2 17 years, 8 months 10 years, 10 months 3 years
Dating5 96 years, 11 months 19 years, 2 months -
Total7 96 years, 11 months 17 years, 6 months 3 years


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

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 for Best Actor for his lead role in the Best Picture-winning epic, Cimarron (1931).

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Partner Comparison

Richard Dix56 CancerActor
Virginia Webster-Other
Winifred Coe91
May Collins49Actress
Marceline Day91 TaurusActress
Mary Brian96 AquariusActress
Bebe Daniels70 CapricornActress
Lois Wilson93 CancerActress


Sara SueFemale
Martha Mary EllenFemale193185 years old
Richard JrMale8th May, 193581 years old
RobertMale8th May, 193581 years old


The Thirteenth Hour1947Steve ReynoldsMovie
Mysterious Intruder1946Don GaleMovie
The Secret of the Whistler1946Ralph HarrisonMovie
The Power of the Whistler1945William EverestMovie
Voice of the Whistler1945John Sinclair, John CarterMovie
The Whistler1944Earl C. ConradMovie
The Mark of the Whistler1944Lee Selfridge NugentMovie
The Ghost Ship1943Capt. Will StoneMovie
Top Man1943Tom WarrenMovie
Buckskin Frontier1943Stephen BentMovie
The Kansan1943John BonniwellMovie
American Empire1942Dan TaylorMovie
Tombstone: The Town Too Tough to Die1942Wyatt EarpMovie
Eyes of the Underworld1942Police Chief Richard BryanMovie
Badlands of Dakota1941Wild Bill HickokMovie
The Roundup1941Steve PaysonMovie
Cherokee Strip1940Marshal Dave LovellMovie
The Marines Fly High1940Lt. Danny DarrickMovie
Men Against the Sky1940Phil MercedesMovie
Man of Conquest1939Sam HoustonMovie
Twelve Crowded Hours1939Nick GreenMovie
Here I Am a Stranger1939Duke AllenMovie
Reno1939William Shayne aka Bill ShearMovie
Sky Giant1938Capt. W.R. 'Stag' CahillMovie
Blind Alibi1938Paul DoverMovie
It Happened in Hollywood1937Tim BartMovie
Devil's Playground1937Jack DorganMovie
The Devil Is Driving1937Paul DriscollMovie
Devil's Squadron1936Paul RedmondMovie
Special Investigator1936William 'Bill' Fenwick, aka Richard 'Dick' GaltMovie
Yellow Dust1936Bob CulpepperMovie
Trans-Atlantic Tunnel1935Richard McAllanMovie
The Arizonian1935Clay TallantMovie
West of the Pecos1934Pecos SmithMovie
His Greatest Gamble1934PhillipMovie
Ace of Aces19332nd Lt. Rex 'Rocky' ThorneMovie
Day of Reckoning1933John DayMovie
The Great Jasper1933Jasper HornMovie
No Marriage Ties1933Bruce FosterMovie
Hell's Highway1932Duke EllisMovie
The Lost Squadron1932GibsonMovie
Roar of the Dragon1932Chauncey CarsonMovie
The Conquerors1932Roger Standish, Roger LennoxMovie
Cimarron1931Yancey CravatMovie
The Stolen Jools1931Richard DixShort Film
The Public Defender1931Pike WinslowMovie
Secret Service1931Captain Lewis DumontMovie
Young Donovan's Kid1931Jim DonovanMovie
Lovin' the Ladies1930Peter DarbyMovie
Shooting Straight1930Larry Sheldon aka Ted WaltersMovie
Redskin1929Wing FootMovie
Seven Keys to Baldpate1929William Halliwell MageeMovie
A Ziegfeld Midnight Frolic1929Richard DixMovie
The Love Doctor1929Dr. Gerald SummerMovie
Nothing But the Truth1929Robert BennettMovie
The Wheel of Life1929Capt. Leslie YeulletMovie
Moran of the Marines1928Michael MoranMovie
Easy Come, Easy Go1928Robert ParkerMovie
Sporting Goods1928Richard ShelbyMovie
Warming Up1928Bert TulliverMovie
The Gay Defender1927Joaquin MurrietaMovie
Knockout Reilly1927Dundee 'Knockout' ReillyMovie
Man Power1927Tom RobertsMovie
Paradise for Two1927Steve PorterMovie
Shanghai Bound1927Jim BucklinMovie
Let's Get Married1926Billy DexterMovie
The Quarterback1926Jack StoneMovie
Say It Again1926Bob HowardMovie
The Vanishing American1925NophaieMovie
Too Many Kisses1925Richard Gaylord, JrMovie
The Lucky Devil1925Randy FarnumMovie
A Man Must Live1925Geoffrey FarnellMovie
Men and Women1925Will PrescottMovie
The Shock Punch1925Randall Lee SavageMovie
Womanhandled1925Bill DanaMovie
Icebound1924Ben JordanMovie
Manhattan1924Peter MinuitMovie
Sinners in Heaven1924Alan CroftMovie
The Stranger1924Larry DarrantMovie
Unguarded Women1924Douglas AlbrightMovie
The Ten Commandments1923John McTavish - Her SonMovie
Souls for Sale1923Frank ClaymoreMovie
The Call of the Canyon1923Glenn KilbourneMovie
The Christian1923John StormMovie
Quicksands1923Lt. BillMovie
Racing Hearts1923Robby SmithMovie
To the Last Man1923Jean IsbelMovie
The Woman with Four Faces1923Richard TemplarMovie
The Sin Flood1922Bill BearMovie
The Bonded Woman1922Lee MarvinMovie
Fools First1922Tommy FrazerMovie
The Glorious Fool1922Billy GrantMovie
The Wall Flower1922Walt BreenMovie
Yellow Men and Gold1922ParrishMovie
All's Fair in Love1921Bobby CameronMovie
Dangerous Curve Ahead1921Harley JonesMovie
Not Guilty1921Paul, Arthur Ellison (twins)Movie
The Poverty of Riches1921John ColbyMovie
One of Many1917James 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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