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Issur Demsky (Danielovitch)

Russian: Иссур Данилович-Демский
Also Known As: "Kirk Douglas", "Izzy Demsky"
Current Location:: CA, USA
Birthplace: Amsterdam, Montgomery County, New York, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Herschel Danielovitch, alias Harry Demsky and Bryna Danielovitch
Husband of <private> Douglas (Buydens)
Ex-husband of Diana Douglas
Father of Michael Douglas; <private> Douglas (demsky); <private> Douglas (demsky) and Eric Anthony Douglas
Brother of <private> Demsky; <private> Demsky; <private> Demsky; <private> Demsky; <private> Demsky and 1 other

Occupation: actor
Managed by: Private User
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About Kirk Douglas

Kirk Douglas (born Issur Danielovitch) is an American actor and film producer recognized for his prominent cleft chin, his gravelly voice and his recurring roles as the kinds of characters Douglas himself once described as "sons of bitches". He is the father of Hollywood actor and producer Michael Douglas. He was #17 on the American Film Institute's list of the greatest male American screen legends of all time.

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Kirk Douglas's Timeline

December 9, 1916
Amsterdam, Montgomery County, New York, United States
September 25, 1944
Age 27
New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA
June 21, 1958
Age 41
Los Angeles, CA, USA