Hollywood star Kirk Douglas passed away at the age of 103. This was announced by his son Michael Douglas.
“My brothers and I are very sad to announce that Kirk Douglas left us today at the age of 103,” said Michael Douglas on his Facebook page. “For the world, he was a legend, an actor from the golden age of films who lived far into his golden years, and a person whose commitment to justice and the things he believed in set a standard, that we should all strive for. But for me and my brothers Joel and Peter, he was above all: Dad. “
Douglas starred in more than 90 films, was nominated for an Oscar several times, and won a Golden Globe for Best Actor for his embodiment of the artist Vincent van Gogh . His role in the historical epic “Spartacus” by director Stanley Kubrick is also considered legendary.