Richard Burton

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  • Birth Name: Richard Walter Jenkins Jr.
  • Birth Place: Pontrhydyfen, Wales
  • Died: August 5, 1984
  • Profession: Actor, Producer, Director
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Awards

  • 1985, Emmy — Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or Special: Nominee
  • 1953, Golden Globe — New Star of the Year - Actor: Winner
  • 1967, Golden Globe — Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama: Nominee
  • 1978, Golden Globe — Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama: Winner
  • 1968, Golden Globe — Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy: Nominee
  • 1965, Golden Globe — Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama: Nominee
  • 1970, Golden Globe — Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama: Nominee
  • 1952, Oscar — Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role: Nominee
  • 1966, Oscar — Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role: Nominee
  • 1977, Oscar — Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role: Nominee
  • 1964, Oscar — Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role: Nominee
  • 1961, Tony — Actor (Musical): Winner
  • 1976, Tony — Special Award: Winner
  • 1975, Grammy — Best Recording for Children: Winner
  • 1958, Tony — Actor (Dramatic): Nominee
  • 1960, BAFTA Film Awards — Best British Actor: Nominee
  • 1968, BAFTA Film Awards — Best British Actor: Nominee
  • 1969, Golden Globe — Henrietta Award (World Film Favorites): Winner
  • 1953, Oscar — Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role: Nominee
  • 1965, Oscar — Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role: Nominee
  • 1969, Oscar — Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role: Nominee
  • 1960, Golden Globe — Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama: Nominee
  • 1967, BAFTA Film Awards — Best British Actor: Winner

Relationships

  • Richard 'Dic' Walter Jenkins — Father
  • Cecilia James — Sister
  • Susan Hunt — Ex-wife
  • Kate Burton — Daughter
  • David Jenkins — Brother
  • Verdun Jenkins — Brother
  • Elizabeth Taylor — Ex-wife
  • Jessica Burton — Daughter
  • Ifor Jenkins — Brother
  • Tom Jenkins — Brother
  • Sally Hay — Wife
  • Edith Maud Jenkins — Mother
  • Maria Burton Carson — Daughter
  • Sybil Williams — Ex-wife
  • Graham Jenkins — Brother

Details

  • Birth Name: Richard Walter Jenkins Jr.
  • Birth Place: Pontrhydyfen, Wales
  • Died: August 5, 1984
  • Profession: Actor, Producer, Director

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