Richard Harris Biography, Facts & Life Story

Richard Harris Irish Actor and Singer

Quick Facts

Known Forhis Character of "Albus Dumbledore" in the first two Harry Potter films: Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (2001) and Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002).

Full Name:Richard John Harris

Profession:Actor and Singer

Nationality:Irish

Date of Birth:October 1, 1930

Date of Death:October 25, 2002

Place of Death:University College Hospital, London, United Kingdom

Cause of Death:Harris was diagnosed with Hodgkin's disease in August 2002.

Birthplace:Limerick, Ireland

Zodiac Sign: Libra

Height, Weight & Physical Stats

Height:6 feet 0 inches (1.83 m)

Weight:80 kg (176 lbs)

Hair Color:Blonde

Eye Color:Blue


Richard Harris Education

Qualification: Not known

School: N/A

College: Crescent College, London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art (LAMDA).

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Richard Harris Career

Profession: Actor and Singer

Known For: his Character of "Albus Dumbledore" in the first two Harry Potter films: Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (2001) and Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002).

Debut TV Series/Movie: Movie: Alive and Kicking

Salary: Under review

Net Worth: USD $20 million approx.

Family & Relatives

Father: Ivan John Harris

Mother: Mildred Josephine Harty Harris

Brother(s): William George Harris, Patrick Ivan Harris, Noel William Michael Harris, Dermot Harris.

Sister(s): None

Marital Status: Divorced

Wife/Girlfriend: Elizabeth Rees-Williams (m. 1957-1969), Ann Turkel (m. 1974-1982)

Children: 3 Son

Son(s): Jamie Harris, Damian Harris, Jared Harris.

Daughter(s): None

Ex Girlfriends:

Princess Soraya (1964 – 1970)
Merle Oberon (1941 – 1955)

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