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Kirk Douglas Net Worth

Kirk Douglas Net Worth

Net Worth: $60 Million

  • Source of Wealth Film, Radio, Books
  • Birth Place Amsterdam, New York, United States
  • Height 5' 9" (1.76 m)
  • Marital Status Married (Anne Buydens)
  • Full Name Issur Danielovitch
  • Nationality American
  • Date of Birth December 9, 1916
  • Ethnicity Ashkenazi Jewish
  • Occupation Actor, Producer, Director, Author
  • Education St. Lawrence University, American Academy of Dramatic Arts
  • Children 4 (Michael Douglas, Eric Douglas, Peter Douglas, Joel Douglas)
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About Kirk Douglas

Kirk Douglas, born Issur Danielovitch has an estimated net worth of $60 million. Douglas is most famed for his works as an actor. To add to his credentials, he has also made numerous television appearances, produced films and is an author.

Kirk Douglas was born on the 9th of December 1916 in Amsterdam, New York to Bryna and Herschel Danielovitch both Jewish immigrants. In 1941 Douglas enlisted in the US Navy, but was discharged in 1944 due to injuries, and from there embarked on the road of radio and television commercials leading him to his acting opportunities. Douglas states that this is what paved the way for him to become an actor.

The success of his eight film, Champion, led him to believe that he must overcome shyness in order to fulfill his full potential and he subsequently went on to making his debut on Broadway in the play Three Sisters.

A Prosperous acting career followed with films such asĀ Out of the Past (1947), Champion (1949), Ace in the Hole (1951), The Bad and the Beautiful (1952), 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (1954), Lust for Life (1956), Paths of Glory (1957), Gunfight at the O.K. Corral (1957), The Vikings (1958), Spartacus (1960), Lonely Are the Brave (1962), Seven Days in May (1964), The Heroes of Telemark (1965), Saturn 3 (1980), Tough Guys (1986), and Greedy (1993).

He is the Father of Michael Douglas, who also turned out with a prosperous acting career in Hollywood.


Earnings & Financial Data

The below financial data is gathered and compiled by TheRichest analysts team to give you a better understanding of Kirk Douglas's net worth by breaking down the most relevant financial events such as yearly salaries, contracts, earn outs, endorsements, stock ownership and much more.

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