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Richard Farnsworth
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Birth Date:September 1, 1920
Astrology Sign:Virgo
Chinese Sign:Monkey - Yin
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Died Date:October 6, 2000

Occupation:Movie Actor

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Richard Farnsworth

Biography:Richard Farnsworth (September 1, 1920 - October 6, 2000) was an American actor. Born in Los Angeles, California, he began his film career as a stunt man, performing several horse riding stunts in such films as the Marx Brothers' A Day at the Races at the age of 17. He received his first credit as "Dick Farnsworth" in Texas Across the River in 1966.

Farnsworth's career was largely in Western films, although he did appear in the television miniseries Roots and in 1985 he appeared in the Canadian miniseries Anne of Green Gables, winning a Gemini Award for his performance as Matthew Cuthbert.

In 1979 Farnsworth was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for Comes a Horseman and in 1999 he was nominated for Best Actor for The Straight Story.

Richard Farnsworth has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 1560 Vine Street. In 1997, he was inducted into the Western Performers Hall of Fame at the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

Having been diagnosed with terminal cancer, Farnsworth committed suicide by shooting himself at his ranch in Lincoln, New Mexico. He is interred with his wife in the Forest Lawn, Hollywood Hills Cemetery in Los Angeles, California.

Achievements: (Filmography)
The Straight Story (1999)
Comes a Horseman (1978)

Chinese Horoscope for Richard Farnsworth
Includes characteristics and Vices
Richard Farnsworth's Chinese Horoscope
Chinese Year: February 20, 1920 - February 07, 1921
Birthday: September 1, 1920

The Monkey is a Yin,
and is the Ninth sign of the Chinese horoscope.


Personality and Character Cards:
Personality and character cards are identical!

Richard Farnsworth's Personality Tarot Card The Fool - Personality Card

Birthday: September 1, 1920

The beginning of a cycle or an adventure; a risk must be taken.

This year's Growth Tarot Card
Based on this year's birthday

Richard Farnsworth's Growth Tarot Card Judgement

Birthday: September 1, 2017

Completion of the karmic cycle; reaping rewards, or otherwise, for past actions.




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