Personal Info

Known For Acting

Known Credits 132

Gender Male

Birthday 1899-10-29

Day of Death 1972-09-17

Place of Birth Tiflis, Russian Empire [now Tbilisi, Republic of Georgia]

Also Known As

  • Akim Tamirof
  • Akin Tamiroff
  • Аким Тамирофф
  • A. Tamiroff

Biography

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Akim Mikhailovich Tamiroff  (Russian: Аким Михайлович Тамиров; 29 October 1899 – 17 September 1972), Tiflis, Russian Empire (now Tbilisi, Georgia) was an Armenian actor. He won the first Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor. He was born of Armenian ethnicity, trained at the Moscow Art Theatre drama school. He arrived in the US in 1923 on a tour with a troupe of actors and decided to stay. Tamiroff managed to develop a career in Hollywood despite his thick Russian accent.

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Acting (132)

  • 1949 Black Magic
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    An adaptation of Robert Harris' thriller set on the eve of World War 2.

  • 1969 Marquis de Sade: Justine
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    An adaptation of Robert Harris' thriller set on the eve of World War 2.

  • 1969 The Great Bank Robbery
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    An adaptation of Robert Harris' thriller set on the eve of World War 2.

  • 1965 The Liquidator
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    An adaptation of Robert Harris' thriller set on the eve of World War 2.

  • 1965 The Dolls
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    An adaptation of Robert Harris' thriller set on the eve of World War 2.

  • 1964 Panic Button
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    An adaptation of Robert Harris' thriller set on the eve of World War 2.

  • 1964 Topkapi
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    An adaptation of Robert Harris' thriller set on the eve of World War 2.