Richard Harris

Richard Harris
1930 - 2002
Richard Harris  Irish Actor

Richard Harris dating history


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

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

Richard Harris had encounters with Princess Margaret (1959) and Betty Kelly.


Irish Actor Richard Harris passed away on 25th Oct 2002 University College Hospital, London, England aged 72. Born Richard St. John Harris on 1st October, 1930 in Limerick, Ireland and educated at Sacred Heart Jesuit College, Richard Harris is most remembered for English Bob in 'Unforgiven' (1992) in a career that spanned 1956–2002. 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: Best Musical or Comedy Actor Golden Globe (film) winners, Grammy Award winners and Alumni of the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art.


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Relationship Statistics

Married2 13 years 11 years 9 years
Dating2 14 years 10 years 6 years
Encounter2 - - -
Total6 14 years 7 years 6 years


First Name Richard
Middle Name St. John
Last Name Harris
Full Name at Birth Richard St. John Harris
Alternative Name Richard St. John Harris, Richard Harris, Richard Harris & Company
Birthday 1st October, 1930
Birthplace Limerick, Ireland
Died 25th October, 2002
Place of Death University College Hospital, London, England
Cause of Death Lymphoma Cancer
Buried Was cremated and his ashes were scattered at his home in the Bahamas
Height 6' 1" (185 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Distinctive Feature A talented rugby player who played for school and for 'Garryowen' (a team that plays in Division 1A of the All-Ireland League and historically has been one of the most successful clubs in Irish rugby union)..., Harris moved to Great Britain, wanting to become a director. He could not find any suitable training courses, and enrolled in the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art (LAMDA) to learn acting..., A genuine star of cinema on screen and a fiery hell raiser off screen - like his pals Richard Burton and Peter O'Toole..., In his later years he often played characters that speak in raspy whispers..., Pale blue eyes..., Rich smooth voice with Irish accent..., Father of director Damian Harris, as well as actors Jared Harris and Jamie Harris..., He was a guest professor at the University of Scranton in the mid-1980s, teaching Theatre Arts courses..., Following his death, many of his family members wanted friend Peter O'Toole to take the role of Albus Dumbledore in Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004)..., Associate member of LAMDA (the drama school where he was trained)...
Zodiac Sign Libra
Sexuality Straight
Religion Roman Catholic
Ethnicity White
Nationality Irish
High School Crescent School, Limerick, Ireland, Sacred Heart Jesuit College
University London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art (LAMDA)
Occupation Text Actor, Singer-songwriter, Producer, director, writer
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame English Bob in 'Unforgiven' (1992)
Music Genre Vocal
Year(s) Active 1958–2002, 1956–2002
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
Instrument (text) Vocals
Record Label Dunhill Records, Capitol Records, ABC Records, Dunhill ABC, Pickwick Records, CBS, MCA Records, Half Moon, Raven Music
Associated Acts Roger Daltrey, Steve Winwood, Julie Walters, Julia Migenes, Raúl Juliá, Dov Seltzer, Gerry Allison and His Orchestra, Richard Harris & Company, Richard Harris & Alec Guinness, Richard Harris & Fiona Fullerton, Bill Nighy, London Symphony Orchestra
Official Websites,
Pets Peter O'Toole, Richard Burton

Richard John Harris (1 October 1930 – 25 October 2002) was an Irish actor and singer. He appeared on stage and in many films, notably as Frank Machin in This Sporting Life, for which he was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor, and as King Arthur in the 1967 film Camelot, as well as the 1981 revival of the stage musical.

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Partner Comparison

Richard Harris72 LibraActor
Ann Turkel78 CancerActress
Princess Soraya69 CancerRoyalty
Princess Margaret71 LeoRoyalty
Elizabeth Rees85 TaurusActress
Merle Oberon68 AquariusActress
Betty Kelly79 VirgoSinger


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
Damian DavidMale2nd August, 195865 years oldElizabeth Rees
Jared FrancisMale24th August, 196162 years oldElizabeth Rees
Tudor St JohnMale15th May, 196361 years oldElizabeth Rees


Kaena: The Prophecy2003Opaz (English version, voice)Movie
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets2002Albus DumbledoreMovie
The Count of Monte Cristo2002Abbe FariaMovie
Caesar2002Lucius Cornelius SullaTV Show
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone2001Albus DumbledoreMovie
My Kingdom2001SandemanMovie
The Pearl2001Dr. KarlMovie
Gladiator2000Marcus AureliusMovie
The Apocalypse2000GiovanniTV Movie
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
Divine Rapture1995Short Film
Abraham1994AbrahamTV Show
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 Valid1981Jason OgilvyMovie
The Last Word1980Danny TravisMovie
Game for Vultures1979David SwanseyMovie
The Wild Geese1978Capt. Rafer JandersMovie
Golden Rendezvous1977John CarterMovie
Gulliver's Travels1977Lemuel GulliverMovie
Orca1977Captain NolanMovie
Echoes of a Summer1976Eugene StridenMovie
Robin and Marian1976Richard the Lionheart / King RichardMovie
The Cassandra Crossing1976Dr. Jonathan ChamberlainMovie
The Return of a Man Called Horse1976John MorganMovie
99 and 44/100% Dead!1974Harry CrownMovie
Juggernaut1974Lt. Cmdr. Anthony FallonMovie
The Deadly Trackers1973Sheriff Sean KilpatrickMovie
Man in the Wilderness1971Zachary BassMovie
The Hero1971EitanMovie
The Snow Goose1971Philip RhayaderTV Movie
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 Telemark1965Knut StrandMovie
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 Navarone1961Squadron Leader BarnsbyMovie
The Night Fighters1960Sean ReillyMovie
Alive and Kicking1959LoverMovie
Shake Hands with the Devil1959Terence O'BrienMovie
The Wreck of the Mary Deare1959Lieutenant HigginsMovie
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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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.

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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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