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Friday, 25 October, 2002, 23:56 GMT 00:56 UK
In Pictures: Richard Harris
Actor Richard Harris, 72, achieved fame in the movies and led a life which brought him notoriety off screen.

BBC News Online takes a look back at the life of the star, whose death was announced on Friday.

Harris in 1965 and in early 2001
The film career of Richard Harris spanned six decades
Harris at the Dorchester Hotel, London in 1982
Harris was legendary for his hellraiser ways
Richard Harris as King Arthur and Fiona Fullerton as Queen Guinevere at Apollo Victoria Theatre
He learned his craft on the stage before making his name in film
Richard Harris as Professor Dumbledore in Harry Potter and the Philospher's Stone
Harris enchanted a whole new generation of fans as the head teacher of Hogwarts
In New York for the premiere of the first Harry Potter film
Harris was nominated for two Oscars in his lifetime
Richard Harris in Paris, December 2000
His contribution to film was recognised with a lifetime achievement award from the European Film Academy

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