Ray Milland (3 Januar 1907 – 10 Mairch 1986)[1] wis a Welsh actor an director.[2] His screen career ran frae 1929 tae 1985, an he is best remembered for his Academy Awaird-winnin portrayal o an alcoholic writer in The Lost Weekend (1945), a sophisticatit leadin man opposite a corrupt John Wayne in Reap the Wild Wind (1942), the murther-plottin husband in Dial M for Murder (1954), an as Oliver Barrett III in Love Story (1970).[3]

Raymond Milland
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Milland in a publicity shot for Markham
BornReginald Alfred Truscott-Jones
3 Januar 1907(1907-01-03)
Neath, Glamorgan, Wales
Died10 Mairch 1986(1986-03-10) (aged 79)
Torrance Memorial Medical Center
Torrance, Californie, US
Cause o daith
Buff cancer
Ither namesRaymond Milland, Spike Milland
EddicationKing's College School, Cardiff
ThriftActor, director
Years active1929–1985
Hauf-marrae(s)Muriel Weber (1908–1992)
(m. 1932; his daith 1986)
ChilderDaniel (1940-1981)
Victoria (adopted)


  1. Parkinson, David (2011). "Ray Milland". Oxford Dictionary of National Biography (online ed.). Oxford University Press. doi:10.1093/ref:odnb/57315.CS1 maint: ref=harv (link) (Subscription or UK public library membership required.)
  2. "Top 10 Welsh actors: Ray Milland". BBC WalesArts website. BBC. 5 March 2010. Retrieved 30 December 2014.
  3. "Ray Milland dies". Montreal Gazette. Associated Press. 11 March 1986. p. B-5.