Richard Johnson


Age: 87

Summary: British actor and founding member of the Royal Shakespeare Co. who turned down the role of James Bond and also had a 60-year career on stage, film, and TV whose big-screen roles included 1966's Khartoum opposite Sir Laurence Olivier and Charlton Heston, and who was married four times including a brief 1960's marriage to American actress Kim Novak.

Cause of Death: Brief illness

Born: July 30, 1927

Died: June 6, 2015

London, England