Richard Burton

Born:  November 10, 1925, Pontrhydyfen, Wales.


1949:  The Last Days of Dolwyn, Now Barabbas

1950:  Waterfront, The Woman With No Name

1951:  Green Grow The Rushes

1952:  My Cousin Rachel  (Oscar Nomination: Best Supporting Actor)

1953:  The Desert Rats, The Robe (Oscar Nomination: Best Actor)

1955:  Prince of Players, The Rains of Ranchipur

1956:  Alexander The Great

1957:  Sea Wife, Bitter Victory

1959:  A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Look Back In Anger

1960:  Ice Palace, The Bramble Bush

1962:  The Longest Day

1963:  Cleopatra, The V.I.P.s

1964:  Zulu, Becket  (Oscar Nomination: Best Actor), The Night Of the Iguana, Hamlet

1965:  The Spy Who Came In From the Cold  (Oscar Nomination: Best Actor), What’s New Pussycat, The Sandpiper

1966:  Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf  (Oscar Nomination: Best Actress)

1967:  The Taming of The Shrew, Doctor Faustus, The Comedians

1968:  Boom, Candy, Where Eagles Dare

1969:  Laughter In The Dark, Staircase, Anne of the Thousand Days (Oscar Nomination: Best Actor)

1971:  Raid On Rommel, Villain

1972:  Under Milk Wood, The Assassination of Trotsky, Hammersmith Is Otu, Bluebeard

1973:  The Battle of Sutjeska, Massacre In Rome

1974:  The Journey, The Klansman

1975:  Jackpot

1977: Exorcist II: The Heretic, Equus  (Oscar Nomination: Best Actor)

1978:  The Medusa Touch, The Wild Geese, Absolution

1979:  Breakthrough

1981:  Circle of Two, Lovespell

1984:  1984


Died:  August 5, 1984, Celigny, Switzerland.