Kirk Douglas, born December 9, in 1916. Nominated three times for Best Actor starting with Champion(1949), The Bad and the Beautiful (1952), and Lust for Life (1956). Douglas has appeared in over 90 film and TV roles including. Paths of Glory, Spartacus, 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea, and The Final Countdown.
He walks around Los Angeles with the help of a walker, but he stands. At 100 rounds, Kirk Douglas is an endless Spartacus in real life. Never has a Hollywood star come so far - almost as old as the movie itself.