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About Richard Attenborough
Richard Attenborough was an English actor, director and producer. He is best known for his Academy Award winning film "Gandhi".
Director/producer: "Gandhi", "A Chorus Line", "Cry Freedom", "Chaplin", "Shadowlands".
Actor: "Jurassic Park", "The Great Escape", "Brighton Rock", "Guns at Batasi", "Doctor Dolittle".
He was the President of the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art and the British Academy of Film and Television Arts during his career.
He won 2 Academy Awards, 4 Baftas and 4 Golden Globes as a director, producer and actor.
His Personal Life
Naturalist David Attenborough was his brother. He was married to Sheila Sim and he had 3 children. One of their daughters and one of their grandchildren were killed in the Indian Ocean tsunami in 2004.
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Famous quotes by Richard Attenborough
At my age the only problem is with remembering names. When I call everyone darling, it has damn all to do with passionately adoring them, but I know I'm safe calling them that. Although, of course, I adore them too.Richard Attenborough
What I am sad about is that there is now, in America, no equivalent to the art circuit.Richard Attenborough
Richard Attenborough's Popularity
Richard Attenborough was a famous English actor, director and producer, who was born on August 29, 1923. As a person born on this date, Richard Attenborough is listed in our database as the 7th most popular celebrity for the day (August 29) and the 4th most popular for the year (1923).
People born on August 29 fall under the Zodiac sign of Virgo, the Virgin. Richard Attenborough is the 284th most popular Virgo.
Aside from information specific to Richard Attenborough's birthday, Richard Attenborough is the 258th most famous English and ranks 3rd in famous people born in Cambridge, England, UK.
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