Published Dec 9, 2016 at 7:04 AM | Updated at 7:19 AM PST on Dec 9, 2016
Actor Kirk Douglas turns 100 years old on Dec. 9, 2016. His long career started in 1946 with his role in "The Strange Love of Martha Ivers." The actor is father to four children including Oscar-winner Michael Douglas. He received the Presidential Medal of Freedom award from Jimmy Carter in 1981 and the three time Oscar nominee was the recipient of an honorary Academy Award in 1996.