Douglas

Douglas is a boy name and means black river. It is a Scottish name and its pronunciation is \do(ug)-las\. Other similar names and variants include: Doug, Douglass, Dugaid. Douglas is a very popular first name for men (#45 out of 1220) and also a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#257 out of 88799).
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Famous actors named Douglas and their movies

Douglas Fairbanks
Douglas Fairbanks

Born on May 24, 1883

  • Age: 138
  • Birth sign: Gemini
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of movies: 93
Joy of Living

Joy of Living

Directed by: Tay Garnett

Starring: Irene Dunne, Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Alice Brady, Guy Kibbee

The Way of All Men

Directed by: Frank Lloyd

Starring: Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Dorothy Revier, Robert Edeson, Anders Randolf

Headin' South

Directed by: Allan Dwan, Arthur Rosson

Starring: Douglas Fairbanks, Frank Campeau, Katherine MacDonald, Jim Mason

Man Bait

Directed by: Donald Crisp

Starring: Marie Prevost, Kenneth Thomson, Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Louis Natheaux

Douglas Booth
Douglas Booth

Born on July 09, 1992

  • Age: 29
  • Birth sign: Cancer
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of movies: 5

The Riot Club

Directed by: Lone Scherfig

Starring: Sam Claflin, Max Irons, Douglas Booth, Jessica Brown Findlay

Romeo & Juliet

Directed by: Carlo Carlei

Starring: Hailee Steinfeld, Douglas Booth, Damian Lewis, Laura Morante

LOL

LOL

Directed by: Lisa Azuelos

Starring: Miley Cyrus, Douglas Booth, Ashley Greene, Demi Moore

Country: United States of America

Loving Vincent

Directed by: Dorota Kobiela, Hugh Welchman

Starring: Douglas Booth, Jerome Flynn, Robert Gulaczyk, Helen McCrory

Douglas Henshall
Douglas Henshall

Born on November 19, 1965

  • Age: 55
  • Birth sign: Scorpio
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of movies: 4

Iona

Directed by: Scott Graham

Starring: Ruth Negga, Douglas Henshall, Tom Brooke, Michelle Duncan

Twice Upon a Yesterday

Twice Upon a Yesterday

Directed by: Maria Ripoll

Starring: Lena Headey, Douglas Henshall, Penélope Cruz, Gustavo Salmerón

This Year's Love

Directed by: David Kane

Starring: Kathy Burke, Jennifer Ehle, Ian Hart, Douglas Henshall

It's All About Love

Directed by: Thomas Vinterberg

Starring: Joaquin Phoenix, Claire Danes, Sean Penn, Douglas Henshall

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Famous directors named Douglas and their movies

Douglas Trumbull
Douglas Trumbull

Born on April 08, 1942

  • Age: 79
  • Birth sign: Aries
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of movies: 7
Brainstorm

Brainstorm

Directed by: Douglas Trumbull

Silent Running

Silent Running

Directed by: Douglas Trumbull

Brainstorm

Brainstorm

Directed by: Douglas Trumbull

Brainstorm [Blu-ray]

Brainstorm [Blu-ray]

Directed by: Douglas Trumbull

Douglas Hickox
Douglas Hickox
  • No. of movies: 7

The Giant Behemoth

Directed by: Douglas Hickox, Eugène Lourié

Starring: Gene Evans, André Morell, John Turner, Leigh Madison

Sitting Target

Sitting Target

Directed by: Douglas Hickox

Starring: Oliver Reed, Jill St. John, Ian McShane, Edward Woodward

Theater of Blood

Directed by: Douglas Hickox

Starring: Vincent Price, Diana Rigg, Ian Hendry, Harry Andrews

Sky Riders

Directed by: Douglas Hickox

Starring: James Coburn, Susannah York, Robert Culp, Charles Aznavour

Douglas McGrath
Douglas McGrath

Born on February 02, 1958

  • Age: 63
  • Birth sign: Aquarius
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of movies: 6

Nicholas Nickleby

Directed by: Douglas McGrath

Starring: Charlie Hunnam, Jamie Bell, Christopher Plummer, Jim Broadbent

Emma

Emma

Directed by: Douglas McGrath

Becoming Mike Nichols

Becoming Mike Nichols

Directed by: Douglas McGrath

I Don't Know How She Does It

I Don't Know How She Does It

Directed by: Douglas McGrath

Douglas Grossman
Douglas Grossman
  • No. of movies: 1
Hell High

Hell High

Directed by: Douglas Grossman

Starring: Maureen Mooney, Christopher Stryker, Christopher Cousins, Millie Prezioso

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Famous writers named Douglas and their books

Douglas Preston
Douglas Preston

Born on May 20, 1956

  • Age: 65
  • Birth sign: Taurus
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of books: 25
The Pharaoh Key

The Pharaoh Key

By:

Gideon Crew — with only months to live — searches for a mythical treasure; fifth in series

The Kraken Project

The Kraken Project

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Wyman Ford is back again in The Kraken Project, the thrilling new novel from New York Times bestselling author Douglas Preston.NASA

Gideon'S Corpse

Gideon'S Corpse

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A top nuclear scientist goes mad and takes an innocent family hostage at gunpoint, killing one and causing a massive standoff.

Beyond the Ice Limit

Beyond the Ice Limit

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BEYOND THE ICE LIMITThat thing is growing again. We must destroy it. The time to act is now...With these words begins Gideon Crew's latest, most dangerous, most high-stakes assignment yet.

Douglas Adams
Douglas Adams

Born on March 11, 1952

  • Age: 69
  • Birth sign: Pisces
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of books: 10
So Long, And Thanks For All The Fish

So Long, And Thanks For All The Fish

By:

Back on Earth with nothing more to show for his long, strange trip through time and space than a ratty towel and a plastic shopping bag, Arthur Dent is ready to

The Long Dark Tea-Time Of The Soul

The Long Dark Tea-Time Of The Soul

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When a passenger check-in desk at London's Heathrow Airport disappears in a ball of orange flame, the explosion is deemed an act of God.

Life, The Universe And Everything

Life, The Universe And Everything

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"HYSTERICAL!"--The Philadelphia InquirerThe unhappy inhabitants of planet Krikkit are sick of looking at the night sky above their heads--so they plan to destroy it.

Mostly Harmless

Mostly Harmless

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Douglas Adams is back with the amazing, logic-defying, but-why-stop-now fifth novel in the Hitchhiker Trilogy. Here is the epic story of Random, who sets out on a transgalactic quest to find

Douglas G. Browne
Douglas G. Browne
  • No. of books: 6

The Scalpel Of Scotland Yards

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What Beckoning Ghost

What Beckoning Ghost

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The Dead Don't Bite

The Dead Don't Bite

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Douglas Hofstadter
Douglas Hofstadter

Born on February 15, 1945

  • Age: 76
  • Birth sign: Aquarius
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of books: 2
Metamagical Themas

Metamagical Themas

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Hofstadter’s collection of quirky essays is unified by its primary concern: to examine the way people perceive and think.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is Douglas a popular name?

Over the years Douglas was most popular in 1942. According to the latest US census information Douglas ranks #44th while according to famousnames.vip Douglas ranks #3rd.

How popular is the name Douglas?

According to the US census in 2018, 331 boys were born named Douglas, making Douglas the #735th name more popular among boy names. In 1942 Douglas had the highest rank with 11269 boys born that year with this name.

How common is the name Douglas?

Douglas is #735th in the ranking of most common names in the United States according to he US Census.

When was the name Douglas more popular ?

The name Douglas was more popular in 1942 with 11269 born in that year.

When was the last time a baby was named Douglas

The last time a baby was named Douglas was in 2020, based on US Census data.

How many people born in 2020 are named Douglas?

In 2020 there were 331 baby boys named Douglas.

Who is a famous person named Douglas?

There a several famous people named Douglas, for example actor Douglas Fairbanks, director Douglas Trumbull, actor Douglas Booth.

Who is a famous actor/actress named Douglas?

A famous actor/actress named Douglas is Douglas Fairbanks, starring in 4 movies, including Joy of Living and The Way of All Men.

Who is a famous director named Douglas?

A famous director named Douglas is Douglas Trumbull, who directed 4 movies, including Brainstorm and Silent Running.

How many famous actors/actresses are named Douglas?

There are 3 actors named Douglas including Douglas Fairbanks and Douglas Booth who appeared in movies such as Joy of Living and The Riot Club.

How many famous directors are named Douglas?

There are 4 directors named Douglas including Douglas Trumbull and Douglas Hickox who directed movies such as Brainstorm and The Giant Behemoth.

How many famous writers are named Douglas?

There are 4 writers named Douglas including Douglas Preston and Douglas Adams who wrote books such as The Pharaoh Key and So Long, And Thanks For All The Fish.