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Age58 (age at death)
Birthday 14 November, 1904
Birthplace Mountain View, Arkansas, USA
Died 2 January, 1963
Place of Death West Los Angeles, California
Height 6' (183 cm)
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Brown - Light
Zodiac Sign Scorpio
Nationality American
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame 42nd Street / Footlight Parade /Gold Diggers of 1933
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Richard Ewing Powell (November 14, 1904 – January 2, 1963) was an American singer, actor, voice actor, film producer, film director and studio head. Though he came to stardom as a musical comedy performer, he showed versatility, and successfully transformed into a hardboiled leading man starring in projects of a more dramatic nature. He was the first actor to portray the private detective Philip Marlowe on screen.

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