Richard Harris

Richard Harris
1930 - 2002

Richard Harris  Irish Actor

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According to our records, Richard Harris is possibly single.

Relationships

Richard Harris was previously married to Ann Turkel (1974 - 1982) and Elizabeth Rees (1957 - 1969).

Richard Harris was in relationships with Gina (1990 - 2002), Princess Soraya (1964 - 1970) and Merle Oberon (1941 - 1955).

Richard Harris had an encounter with Betty Kelly.

About

Irish Actor Richard Harris passed away on 25th Oct 2002 London, England, UK aged 72. Born Richard St. John Harris on 1st October, 1930 (Libra) in Limerick, Ireland and educated at Sacred Heart Jesuit College, Richard Harris is most remembered for English Bob on Unforgiven. His zodiac sign is Libra.

Richard Harris was in 2 on-screen matchups, including Sophia Loren in The Cassandra Crossing (1976) and Vanessa Redgrave in Camelot (1967).

Richard Harris is a member of the following lists: 20th-century Irish male actors, Irish male film actors and 21st-century Irish male actors.

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Relationship Statistics

TypeTotalLongestAverageShortest
Married2 13 years 11 years 9 years
Dating3 14 years 10 years, 8 months 6 years
Encounter1 - - -
Total6 14 years 9 years 6 years

Details

First Name Richard
Middle Name St. John
Last Name Harris
Full Name at Birth Richard St. John Harris
Age 72 (age at death) years
Birthday 1st October, 1930
Birthplace Limerick, Ireland
Died 25th October, 2002
Place of Death London, England, UK
Cause of Death Lymphoma Cancer
Height 6' 1" (185 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Grey
Zodiac Sign Libra
Sexuality Straight
Religion Roman Catholic
Ethnicity White
Nationality Irish
High School Crescent School, Limerick, Ireland, Sacred Heart Jesuit College
Occupation Text Actor, Singer-songwriter, Producer, director, writer
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame English Bob on Unforgiven
Music Genre Vocal
Year(s) Active 1958–2002
Music Style Pop/Rock, Spoken Word, Show Tunes, Cast Recordings, Stage & Screen, AM Pop, Comedy/Spoken, Vocal Pop, Baroque Pop, Opera
Music Mood Earnest, Theatrical, Bittersweet, Literate, Sentimental, Wistful, Reflective, Yearning, Intimate, Poignant, Plaintive, Melancholy, Refined/Mannered, Sweet, Romantic
Instrument Vocals, Actor
Official Websites www.nndb.com/people/691/000030601/, www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=6877604

Richard St John Harris (1 October 1930 – 25 October 2002) was an Irish actor, singer, theatrical and song producer, film director and writer. He appeared on stage and in many films, appearing as Frank Machin in This Sporting Life, and King Arthur in the 1967 film Camelot and the subsequent 1981 revival of the show. He played an aristocrat and prisoner in A Man Called Horse (1970), a gunfighter in Clint Eastwood's Western film Unforgiven (1992), Emperor Marcus Aurelius in Gladiator (2000), and Albus Dumbledore in both Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (2001) and Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002). Harris had a top ten hit in the UK and the U.S. with his 1968 recording of Jimmy Webb's song "MacArthur Park".

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Dating History

Partner Comparison

NameAgeZodiacOccupationNationality
Richard Harris72 LibraActor
Irish
Gina-Pornstar
Ann Turkel71 CancerActress
American
Princess Soraya69 CancerRoyalty
Iranian
Elizabeth Rees81 TaurusActress
Welsh
Merle Oberon68 AquariusActress
Indian
Betty Kelly73 VirgoSinger
American

Children

NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
Damian DavidMale2nd August, 195859 years oldElizabeth Rees
Jared FrancisMale24th August, 196156 years oldElizabeth Rees
Tudor St JohnMale15th May, 196354 years oldElizabeth Rees

Filmography

FilmYearCharacterType
Kaena: The Prophecy2003Opaz (English version, voice)Movie
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets2002Albus DumbledoreMovie
The Count of Monte Cristo2002Abbé FariaMovie
Caesar2002Lucius Cornelius SullaTV Movie
The Apocalypse2002JohnTV Movie
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone2001Albus DumbledoreMovie
My Kingdom2001SandemanMovie
The Pearl2001Dr. KarlMovie
Gladiator2000Marcus AureliusMovie
Grizzly Falls1999Old HarryMovie
To Walk with Lions1999George AdamsonMovie
The Barber of Siberia1998Makkreken (as Richard Kharris)Movie
Smilla's Sense of Snow1997Dr. Andreas TorkMovie
This Is the Sea1997Old Man JacobsMovie
The Hunchback1997Dom FrolloTV Movie
Trojan Eddie1996John PowerMovie
Cry, the Beloved Country1995James JarvisMovie
Savage Hearts1995Sir Roger FoxleyMovie
The Great Kandinsky1995Ernest KandinskyTV Movie
Abraham1994AbrahamTV Movie
Silent Tongue1993Prescott RoeMovie
Wrestling Ernest Hemingway1993FrankMovie
Patriot Games1992Paddy O'NeilMovie
Unforgiven1992English BobMovie
King of the Wind1990King George IIMovie
The Field1990'Bull' McCabeMovie
Mack the Knife1989Mr. PeachumMovie
Strike Commando 21988Maj. Vic JenkinsMovie
Maigret1988Jules MaigretTV Movie
Martin's Day1984Martin SteckertMovie
Highpoint1982Lewis KinneyMovie
Triumphs of a Man Called Horse1982John Morgan - Man Called HorseMovie
Camelot1982King ArthurTV Movie
Tarzan, the Ape Man1981James ParkerMovie
Your Ticket Is No Longer Valid1981JasonMovie
The Last Word1980Danny TravisMovie
Game for Vultures1979David SwanseyMovie
Ravagers1979FalkMovie
The Wild Geese1978Capt. Rafer JandersMovie
Golden Rendezvous1977John CarterMovie
Gulliver's Travels1977GulliverMovie
Orca1977Captain NolanMovie
Echoes of a Summer1976Eugene StridenMovie
Robin and Marian1976King RichardMovie
The Cassandra Crossing1976Dr. Jonathan ChamberlainMovie
The Return of a Man Called Horse1976John MorganMovie
99 and 44/100% Dead1974Harry CrownMovie
Juggernaut1974Lt. Cmdr. Anthony FallonMovie
The Deadly Trackers1973Sheriff Sean KilpatrickMovie
Man in the Wilderness1971Zachary BassMovie
The Hero1971EitanMovie
A Man Called Horse1970John MorganMovie
Cromwell1970Oliver CromwellMovie
The Molly Maguires1970Detective James McParlanMovie
Camelot1967King ArthurMovie
Caprice1967Christopher WhiteMovie
Hawaii1966Capt. Rafer HoxworthMovie
The Bible: In the Beginning...1966CainMovie
Major Dundee1965Captain Benjamin TyreenMovie
The Heroes of Telemark1965KnutMovie
I tre volti1965Robert (segment "Gli amanti celebri")Movie
Red Desert1964Corrado ZellerMovie
This Sporting Life1963Frank MachinMovie
Mutiny on the Bounty1962Seaman John MillsMovie
Jungle Fighters1961Cpl. JohnstoneMovie
The Guns of Navarone1961BarnsbyMovie
The Night Fighters1960Sean ReillyMovie
Alive and Kicking1959LoverMovie
Shake Hands with the Devil1959Terence O'BrienMovie
The Wreck of the Mary Deare1959HigginsMovie
Art Carney Special1959TV Show
The DuPont Show of the Month1957TV Show
Armchair Theatre1956Major GaylordTV Show
ITV Play of the Week1955Michael O'RiordanTV Show
ITV Television Playhouse1955Dan GalvinTV Show
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Posted commentsView all comments (4)

LITTLE KOJAKJun 10, 2010

Why a great actor like Richard Harris would appear as the father of `Jane`, Bo Derek, in the C-movie `Tarzan, The Ape Man` 1981 is well beyond me. The film had no entertainment value whatsoever.

beebopzMar 10, 2010

I LOVED HIM PLAYING DUMBLEDORE HE WAS BEST

tag_a_longtag_a_longFeb 28, 2009

he was a good dumbledore

Susan SmithNov 9, 2007

The greatest actor who ever lived.


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