Richard Kiley

Richard Kiley bio

Birth Name: Richard Paul Kiley

Occupation: Stage Actor

Place Of Birth: Illinois

Date Of Birth: March 31, 1922

Date Of Death: March 5, 1999

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Richard Kiley was born on the 31st of March, 1922. He was popular for being a Stage Actor. Two time Tony Award winner for his performances in Redhead and Man of La Mancha, the latter of which he created the role of Don Quixote. He also won Emmy and Golden Globe Awards for his performances in The Thorn Birds and A Year in the Life.

Richard Kiley was born in Illinois. He studied at Chicago’s Barnum Dramatic School before serving in the United States Navy during World War II. He then returned to acting after the war. He also won an Emmy for his guest appearance in Picket Fences and garnered Emmy and Golden Globe nominations for Separate But Equal.

Richard Kiley was a Aries and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Richard Kiley was born in 1920s. The 1920s represented an era of change and growth. The decade was one of learning and exploration. The economic boom and the Jazz Age were over, and America began the period called the Great Depression. Discover what happened on this day.

Richard Paul Kiley 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 Richard Paul Kiley attended Mt. Carmel High School, Chicago and Loyola University, Barlum Dramatic School.


Richard Kiley’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 Kiley’s parents.

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Personal Life

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

Richard Kiley was born in the Year of the Dog.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Richard Paul Kiley



Zodiac Sign: Richard Kiley was a Aries. People of this zodiac sign like physical challenges, taking on leadership roles, individual sports and dislike inactivity, delays, and work that doesn't use one's talents. The strengths of this sign are being courageous, determined, confident, enthusiastic, optimistic, while weaknesses can be to be impatient, moody, short-tempered, impulsive and aggressive. The greatest overall compatibility with Aries is Libra and Leo.

Chinese Zodiac: Richard Kiley was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are fiercely loyal and can always keep a secret. They're not afraid of the hardships in life, but they also tend to worry too much sometimes.

Ruling Planet: Richard Kiley had a ruling planet of Mars and has a ruling planet of Mars and by astrological associations Tuesday is ruled by Mars. This planet symbolizes the principle of assertive drive and energy. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have huge drive, aggression and commpetitiveness.

Richard Kiley’s birth sign is Aries and he had a ruling planet of Mars.

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