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1. When was he born?

2. Where was he born?

3. What was his birth name?

4. His mother died when he was two. Who was his surrogate mother?

5. Who later became his legal guardian?

6. What member of his family became his personal assistant?

7. How old was he when he began to smoke and drink?

8. In 1948, he had his first British film role in what movie?

9. In 1952, he made his American film acting debut in what movie?

10. What four Shakespeare characters was he playing at the Old Vic theatre in 1953?

11. He starred in what 1953 Biblical epic, the first film released in the widescreen process CinemaScope?

12. In 1954, he took his most famous radio role, as the narrator in the BBC production of what Dylan Thomas drama?

13. He received a Tony Award nomination for what 1957-58 play?

14. He won the Tony Award for Best Actor in a Musical for his performance in what early 1960s musical?

15. In 1960, he starred in what two screen soap operas?

16. He fell in love with Elizabeth Taylor while making what movie?

17. He received a third Tony Award nomination for playing what Shakespeare character?

18. He triumphed as defrocked Episcopal priest Dr. T. Lawrence Shannon in what 1964 film?

19. In Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, who directed Burton and Taylor?

20. He won a Golden Globe Award and received an Academy Award nomination for his work in what 1977 film?

21. He was nominated seven times for an Academy Award. What are the titles of the films for which he was nominated?

22. What's the title of his autobiography?

23. Please name his four wives.

24. How many children did he have?

25. When did he pass away?

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