Basil Rathbone
Basil Rathbone

Basil Rathbone

Basil Rathbone MC, the South African born British actor most famous for his portrayal of Sherlock Holmes and of suave villains in such swashbuckler films as The Mark of Zorro, Captain Blood, and The Adventures of Robin Hood

person, actor, author, musician, musical act, serviceman, person that was nominated for an award, honour or prize, Gemini person

1892; June 1892; June 13th 1892; Africa; South Africa;  …
1967, July 1967, July 21st 1967, the United States, New York City,  …
Starred in
The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad; The Adventures of Robin Hood; Son of Frankenstein; The Court Jester; Captain Blood;  …
Full name
"Philip St. John Basil Rathbone"
1.87 metres (6.14 feet), 6 feet and 1 inch
Wikipedia Page
Military Cross
american, british, english
Last Name, Rare Terms
First Name
"Basil", Basil
Age at Death
75 years, 1 month and 8 days old
musician; person; actor; author; Gemini person;  …
die (July 21st 1967)
Featured in
The Many Faces of Sherlock Holmes
Student of
Repton School
Born During
January 1st 1890, 00:00 - December 31st 1899, 23:59
Died During
January 1st 1960, 00:00 - December 31st 1969, 23:59
male, 1.87 metres tall, 6 feet and 1 inch tall, south african, pertaining to South African Republic,  …
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the 13th of June
"Sometimes I just crave to play in Shakespeare again and I know and love playing Orlando so much."; "Never regret anything you have done with a sincere affection; nothing is lost that is born of the heart."; "I cannot tell you much about the picture- it depends on so many things, the first of which that comes to my mind is: splendid as he is, is there too much of Spencer Tracy."; "Could you let me have the 3 weeks due to me now and if I work again before August I must of course repay you at the rate of exchange you let me have it at now if you kindly will."; "As one grows older one becomes more critical of oneself and less of other people."
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