Lesser known trivia regarding Douglas Fairbanks Sr.:
- He was only 5’7″.
- Was the basis for the look of Superman (although, I don’t think he looks anything like him)
- Hosted the very first Academy Awards.
- Was part of Hollywood’s first celebrity couple along with Mary Pickford.
- When he played Zorro, he was the inspiration for the look of Batman (again, I think it doesn’t look anything like him)
- His last words were, “I never felt better in my life.”
Douglas Fairbanks Top Ten Films per FlickChart.com: