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Richard Burton

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Date of Birth: 10/11/1925

Age: 58

Place of birth: Pontridifen

Citizenship: United Kingdom

Richard Burton

Richard Burton English theater and film actor. Real name - Richard Walter Jenkins. Born in Pontridayfene (Wells). The twelfth of thirteen children of a miner, Richard soon showed his abilities in school plays, and already in 1943 he made his debut on the professional stage. After that, he served in aviation, was a six-month course in Oxford, to arrange for the soldiers and demobilized in 1947, was awarded the contract in London. In 1948 he made his film debut in the film adaptation of the play Welsh playwright Emlyn Williams` last days Dolvina