|TV and Movie Trivia Tribute|
|Born:||29 August 1923||Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, UK|
|Known As:||John Hammond||"Jurassic Park" (1993)|
|Trivia:||Brother of David Attenborough and John Attenborough. Also, during|
World War Two, his parents adopted two German Jewish girls, who
had been brought to Britain as part of the Kindertransport.
|(22 January 1945) Richard Attenborough married Sheila Sim; three children.|
|Was chairman of the RADA (The Royal Acadamy of Dramatic Arts).|
|(1967) Won a Golden Globe Award - Best Supporting Actor|
for: "The Sand Pebbles" (1966).
|(1968) Won a Golden Globe Award - Best Supporting Actor|
for: "Doctor Dolittle" (1967).
|He was knighted in 1976, and became a Lord in 1994.|
|It was his life ambition to direct "Gandhi" (1982). He won Best|
Director and Best Picture Oscars and Best Director - Motion
Picture Golden Globe Award for that film in 1983.
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|Filmography:||The Internet Movie Database||Richard Attenborough Filmography.|
|Departed:||24 August 2014||Northwood, London, England, UK|
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