Richard Burton

Richard Burton

Richard Burton, CBE was a Welsh actor who was noted for his mellifluous baritone voice. Burton established himself as a formidable Shakespearean actor in the 1950s, and he gave a memorable performance of Hamlet in 1964. He was called "the natural successor to Olivier" by critic and dramaturg Kenneth Tynan. Wikipedia*

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Richard Burton has one video in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2000 Meeting.

Appearances by Title:c. July 12, 2000 - Present Board Member, NAACP Videos: 1

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