Robert Mitchum was happily married to his beautiful wife, Dorothy Mitchum, an actress. The couple exchanged their vows in 1940.

Robert Mitchum’s married life

Dorothy Mitchum was a beautiful woman who took Robert Mitchum’s heart. She has an attractive personality with stunning looks. Dorothy had got such a charming face that Robert fell for her. The couple lived together till Robert’s death on 1 July 1997 in Santa Barbara, California. The main cause of his death was lung cancer and emphysema, as he was a lifelong heavy smoker.

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Together Robert Mitchum and Dorothy gave birth to their three children, and they are James, Christopher, and Petrine Day Mitchum (Trini Mitchum). Among his three children, two are sons named James and Christopher, and one is a daughter Trini.

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His son James established himself as a famous American actor, whereas another son is a well-known American film actor, screenwriter, and businessman. Similarly, his daughter Trini is a writer. Robert’s wife, Dorothy, was always there for him and always supported him in every situation.

His wife Dorothy was born on 2 May 1919 in Camden, Delaware, the USA. She is not alive now as she took her last breath on 12 April 2014 in Santa Barbara, California, the USA. She is the only love of Robert Mitchum, and they remained together last long until his death. They used to be loyal to each other to make it to the end.

Who is Robert Mitchum?

Robert Mitchum was a famous name in the entertainment industry. He is not with us, but his contribution to the entertainment industry made him immortal. Mitchum was a good-looking guy with an attractive personality. Robert Mitchum, whose real name was Robert Charles Durman Mitchum, was born on 6 August 1917 in Bridgeport, Connecticut, the U.S.

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Robert was a well-known American actor, director, author, poet, composer, and singer who gave his best performances in many movies and series. Besides his successful career, people also became interested to know about his personal life. So, let’s take a look into his personal life.

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How did Robert Mitchum start his career?

Robert Mitchum got all the success and fame in his career only because of his hard work, dedication, and outstanding performance. Mitchum entered the entertainment industry after being cast as a Model in the short movie “The Magic of Make-up” in 1942.

After that, Mitchum made his appearance as Rigney in the Western movie “Hoppy Serves a Writ” in 1943. Later, he got the role of Quinn in the Western movie “Border Patrol.” In 1943, he got the offer to play the role of Tate Winters in the black-and-white musical movie “Follow the Band.”

Further, Mitchum played the role of Jim “Nevada” Lacy in the Western movie “Nevada” in 1944. Then, he appeared as Lt. Walker in the American war movie “The Story of G.I. Joe.” Moreover, he starred as Jeff Cameron in the film noir thriller “Where Danger Lives” in 1950.

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Likewise, Robert Mitchum starred in several movies and series in his acting career, which includes “The Racket,” “The Lusty Men,” “One Minute to Zero,” “She Couldn’t Say No,” “Track of the Cat,” and more. Similarly, he got the role of Harry Powell in the American thriller movie “The Night of the Hunter.”

Additionally, Mitchum made his appearance in the American epic war movie “The Longest Day” in 1962. In the same year, he played a role in the American romantic drama movie “Two for the Seesaw.” Further, Robert played the role of Marlowe in the American neo-noir crime thriller movie “Farewell, My Lovely.” Unfortunately, Mitchum is not with us now, but his contribution to the entertainment industry will always remember him.


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