Issur  (Danielovitch) Douglas

Kirk (Danielovitch) Douglas

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Kirk Douglas formerly Danielovitch aka Demsky
Born 1910s.
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An American actor, Douglas has appeared in many films including "The Bad and the Beautiful" (1952), "Lust For Life" (1956) and "Spartacus" (1960).

He was born in New York to Herschel and Bryna (Sangiel) Danielovitch, known as Harry and Bertha. The Danielovitch's adopted the surname Demsky after their immigration frim the Russian Empire. Douglas was born Issur Danielovitch but grew up as Izzy Demsky. He changed his name before his antry to the name during World War II.

Douglas is the author of many books including his 1988 biography The Ragman's Son.


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