Richard Burton

Stage and Screen Actor Richard Burton

Profession: Stage and Screen Actor


Biography: Cleopatra, Virginia Woolf

Born: November 10, 1925
Birthplace: Pontrhydyfen, South Wales, United Kingdom

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Scorpio

Died: August 5, 1984 (aged 58)

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Married Life

  • 1964-03-15 English-American actress Elizabeth Taylor (32) marries for the 5th time to Welsh actor Richard Burton (38); divorce in 1974, remarry in 1975
  • 1974-06-26 English-American actress Elizabeth Taylor's 5th divorce from Welsh actor Richard Burton, after just over 10 years of marriage
  • 1975-10-10 English-American actress Elizabeth Taylor (43) 6th marriage and remarriage to Welsh actor Richard Burton (49) - 1-1/2 years after their first divorce; redivorce in 1976
  • 1976-08-01 English-American actress Elizabeth Taylor's 6th divorce from Welsh actor Richard Burton; their 2nd divorce from each other

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