Richard Dix

Richard Dix bio

Birth Name: Ernst Carlton Brimmer

Occupation: Movie Actor

Place Of Birth: Saint Paul

Date Of Birth: July 18, 1893

Date Of Death: September 20, 1949

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Richard Dix was born on the 18th of July, 1893. He was famous for being a Movie Actor. Popular actor of the silent film and sound eras who played a rugged, loyal hero in several RKO Radio Pictures productions. He was part of the cast of Cecil B. Demille’s silent classic, The Ten Commandments, and won an Academy Award for Best Actor for his work in Cimarron.

Richard Dix was born in Saint Paul. Standing six feet tall and weighing 180 pounds, he was a standout athlete in high school. He played Wingfoot in the 1929 film, Redskin.

Richard Dix was a Cancer and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Richard Dix was born in 1890s.

Ernst Carlton Brimmer is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


Richard’s Ernst Carlton Brimmer attended University of Minnesota.


Richard Dix’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Richard Dix’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Richard Dix kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Richard Dix was born in the Year of the Serpent.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Ernst Carlton Brimmer
NICKNAME: Ernst Carlton Brimmer, Richard Dix
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Richard Dix was a Cancer. People of this zodiac sign like home-based hobbies, relaxing near or in water, helping loved ones, and dislike strangers, revealing of personal life. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, emotional, sympathetic, tenacious, persuasive, while weaknesses can be moody, pessimistic, suspicious, manipulative and insecure. The greatest overall compatibility with Cancer is Capricorn and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: Richard Dix was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are often seen as humorous and gifted in literature and art. However, the snake can be overly suspicious, which makes them a bit paranoid.

Ruling Planet: Richard Dix had a ruling planet of Moon and has a ruling planet of Moon and by astrological associations Sunday is ruled by moon. The Moon represents one's nurturing and emotional instinct. People who are born with Moon as the ruling planet are sensitive, nurturing, and usually have fluctuating moods.

Richard Dix’s birth sign is Cancer and he had a ruling planet of Moon.

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