Ronald Colman

Ronald Colman
1891 - 1958
Ronald Colman  British Actor

Ronald Colman dating history


Ronald Colman was previously married to Benita Hume (1938 - 1958) and Thelma Raye (1920 - 1934).

Ronald Colman was in relationships with Shelley Winters (1947), Merle Oberon (1942), Mary Astor and Lupe Velez.

Ronald Colman had an encounter with Marlene Dietrich (1920).


British Actor Ronald Colman was born Ronald Charles Colman on 9th February, 1891 in Richmond, Surrey, England, UK and passed away on 19th May 1958 Santa Barbara, California, USA aged 67. He is most remembered for A Double Life (1947). His zodiac sign is Aquarius.

Ronald Colman was in 4 on-screen matchups, including Greer Garson in Random Harvest (1942), Kay Francis in Raffles (1930), Madeleine Carroll in The Prisoner of Zenda (1937) and Vilma Bánky in The Dark Angel (1925).

Ronald Colman is a member of the following lists: Best Drama Actor Golden Globe (film) winners, Best Actor Academy Award winners and English film actors.


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Relationship Statistics

Married2 21 years, 4 months 18 years, 2 months -
Dating4 2 months, 1 day 15 days -
Encounter1 - - -
Total7 21 years, 4 months 5 years, 2 months 2 months, 1 day


First Name Ronald
Middle Name Charles
Last Name Colman
Full Name at Birth Ronald Charles Colman
Alternative Name The Man with the velvet voice, Ronald Charles Colman, Ronald Colman, Ronnie
Age 67 (age at death) years
Birthday 9th February, 1891
Birthplace Richmond, Surrey, England, UK
Died 19th May, 1958
Place of Death Santa Barbara, California, USA
Cause of Death Emphysema
Height 5' 10" (178 cm)
Build Athletic
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Distinctive Feature His Voice
Zodiac Sign Aquarius
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality British
University Cambridge University, Cambridge, England, UK
Occupation Text Actor, Producer
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame A Double Life (1947)
Year(s) Active 1914–57
Official Websites,
Father Charles Colman
Mother Marjory Reed Fraser
Brother Eric Colman
Sister Marjorie Colman, Edith Colman
Family Member Juliet Colman (daughter)
Friend William Powell, Cary Grant, Richard Barthelmess, David Niven, Greer Garson, Charles Boyer, Claude Rains, Cedric Hardwicke, Herbert Marshall, Basil Rathbone, Vincent Price, Merle Oberon, George Cukor, Clark Gable

Ronald Charles Colman (9 February 1891 – 19 May 1958) was an English-born actor, starting his career in theatre and silent film in his native country, then emigrating to the United States and having a successful Hollywood film career. He was most popular during the 1920s, 1930s and 1940s. He received Oscar nominations for Bulldog Drummond (1929), Condemned (1929) and Random Harvest (1942). Colman starred in several classic films, including A Tale of Two Cities (1935), Lost Horizon (1937) and The Prisoner of Zenda (1937). He also played the starring role in the Technicolor classic Kismet (1944), with Marlene Dietrich, which was nominated for four Academy Awards. In 1947, he won an Academy Award for Best Actor and Golden Globe Award for Best Actor for the film A Double Life.

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Ronald Colman67 AquariusActor
Shelley Winters85 LeoActress
Merle Oberon68 AquariusActress
Benita Hume61 LibraActress
Marlene Dietrich90 CapricornActress
Thelma Raye75 VirgoActress
Lupe Velez36 CancerActress
Mary Astor81 TaurusActress


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
JulietFemale24th July, 194477 years oldBenita Hume


The Story of Mankind1957The Spirit of ManMovie
Around the World in 80 Days1956Great Indian Peninsular Railway OfficialMovie
Studio 571954ArtistTV Show
The Halls of Ivy1954Dr. William Todhunter HallTV Show
G.E. True Theater1953GrahamTV Show
Four Star Playhouse1952Cameron, Dr. Bosanquent, NarratorTV Show
Champagne for Caesar1950Beauregard BottomleyMovie
A Double Life1947Anthony JohnMovie
The Late George Apley1947George ApleyMovie
Random Harvest1942Charles RainierMovie
The Talk of the Town1942Professor Michael LightcapMovie
My Life with Caroline1941Anthony MasonMovie
Lucky Partners1940David GrantMovie
The Light That Failed1939Dick HeldarMovie
If I Were King1938François VillonMovie
Lost Horizon1937Robert ConwayMovie
The Prisoner of Zenda1937Major Rudolf Rassendyll, The Prisoner of ZendaMovie
Under Two Flags1936Sgt. VictorMovie
A Tale of Two Cities1935Sydney CartonMovie
Clive of India1935Robert CliveMovie
The Man Who Broke the Bank at Monte Carlo1935Paul GallardMovie
Bulldog Drummond Strikes Back1934Capt. Hugh 'Bulldog' DrummondMovie
The Masquerader1933John Loder, His Cousin, Sir John ChilcoteMovie
Cynara1932Jim WarlockMovie
Arrowsmith1931Dr. Martin ArrowsmithMovie
The Unholy Garden1931Barrington HuntMovie
Raffles1930A.J. RafflesMovie
The Devil to Pay!1930Willie HaleMovie
Terra Melophon Magazin Nr. 11930Short Film
Bulldog Drummond1929Hugh DrummondMovie
Condemned1929Michel OmanMovie
The Rescue1929Tom LingardMovie
Two Lovers1928Mark Van RyckeMovie
The Magic Flame1927The Count, Tito the ClownMovie
The Night of Love1927MonteroMovie
Beau Geste1926Michael 'Beau' GesteMovie
The Winning of Barbara Worth1926Willard HolmesMovie
Kiki1926Victor RenalMovie
Lady Windermere's Fan1925Lord DarlingtonMovie
Stella Dallas1925Stephen DallasMovie
Her Sister from Paris1925Joseph WeyringerMovie
The Dark Angel1925Captain Alan TrentMovie
A Thief in Paradise1925Maurice BlakeMovie
His Supreme Moment1925John DouglasMovie
The Sporting Venus1925Donald MacAllanMovie
Romola1924Carlo BucelliniMovie
Twenty Dollars a Week1924Chester ReevesMovie
Her Night of Romance1924Paul MenfordMovie
Tarnish1924Emmet CarrMovie
The White Sister1923Capt. Giovanni SeveriniMovie
The Eternal City1923Extra (uncredited)Movie
Handcuffs or Kisses1921LodyardMovie
A Son of David1920Maurice PhillipsMovie
Anna the Adventuress1920BrendanMovie
Foolish Monte Carlo1920Vicomte de BeauraisMovie
Snow in the Desert1919Rupert SylvesterMovie
Sheba1919Bit part (uncredited)Movie
A Daughter of Eve1919Bit Part (uncredited)Movie
The Toilers1919BobMovie
The Live Wire1917Short Film
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