Legendary Actor Kirk Douglas Dies Aged 103

February 6, 2020

Kirk Douglas Bermuda Feb 2020Actor Kirk Douglas – the father of  Michael Douglas — died yesterday [Feb 5] at the age of 103.

The American actor was known for his roles in Spartacus, Ace in the Hole, Champion, and many other films.

Michael Douglas said in an online post, “It is with tremendous sadness that my brothers and I announce that Kirk Douglas left us today at the age of 103.

“To the world he was a legend, an actor from the golden age of movies who lived well into his golden years, a humanitarian whose commitment to justice and the causes he believed in set a standard for all of us to aspire to.

“But to me and my brothers Joel and Peter he was simply Dad, to Catherine, a wonderful father-in-law, to his grandchildren and great grandchild, their loving grandfather, and to his wife Anne, a wonderful husband.

“Kirk’s life was well lived, and he leaves a legacy in film that will endure for generations to come, and a history as a renowned philanthropist who worked to aid the public and bring peace to the planet.

“Let me end with the words I told him on his last birthday and which will always remain true. Dad – I love you so much and I am so proud to be your son.”

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