Kirk Douglas dead at 103, son Michael says
Cameron Douglas, Catherine Zeta-Jones and Kirk Douglas attend the ceremony honoring Michael Douglas with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in Los Angeles, California on November 6th, 2018. Photo by Lionel Hahn/ABACAPRESS.COM.
Actor Kirk Douglas has died at the age of 103, his son Michael Douglas told People magazine on Wednesday.
"It is with tremendous sadness that my brothers and I announce that Kirk Douglas left us today at the age of 103," Michael Douglas said in an exclusive statement to People.
"To the world, he was a legend, an actor from the golden age of movies who lived well into his golden years, a humanitarian whose commitment to justice and the causes he believed in set a standard for all of us to aspire to," Douglas added.
Kirk Douglas, one of the most famous actors of all time and father to actor Michael Douglas, has died. He was 103. Rest in Peace. pic.twitter.com/oZOSOWxHMk— Golden Globe Awards (@goldenglobes) February 5, 2020
#KirkDouglas was truly the last of the Golden Age of film! An era I have loved all my life & one we will never see again. His art elevated the human spirit. A true national treasure! Xx 💋✨— 𝒥-𝒜 🎸✨💋 (@iamJAMusic) February 5, 2020
All my love & prayers are with Michael Douglas, and the entire Douglas family. RIP, KD! pic.twitter.com/b9eEfioDzM
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