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Anne, Widow of Late Actor Kirk Douglas, Dies at 102




Anne Douglas, the widow of Kirk Douglas and stepmother of Michael Douglas has died on the age of 102.


Anne died at her residence on Thursday, April 30, in Beverly Hills, in keeping with an obituary supplied by spokeswoman Marcia Neuberger. No reason for loss of life was given.

Her loss of life comes greater than a yr after her husband Kirk, who was recognized for “Spartacus,” “Lust for Life” and different iconic movies died on Feb. 5, 2020. He was 103.

The couple, who each met in Paris whereas he was filming “Act of Love” and she or he was doing publicity, had been married for greater than 65 years after tying the knot in Could 1954.

Collectively, Douglas and Kirk had two sons: Peter, 65, and Eric, who died in 2004 at age 46. She was additionally stepmother to actor Michael Douglas, 76, and producer Joel Douglas, 74, Kirk’s kids with first spouse Diana Douglas, who died in 2015.

“I usually surprise what would have occurred to me if I hadn’t married Anne. I may not have survived with out her enterprise acumen and her finely honed instincts,” Kirk Douglas as soon as stated.

Michael Douglas stated his stepmother “will at all times be in our hearts. “She introduced out one of the best in all of us, particularly our father. Dad would by no means have had the profession he did with out Anne’s assist and partnership,” the actor stated in an announcement.

Kirk Douglas’ first spouse and Michael’s mom, Diana Douglas, died in 2015.

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