Robert stood 6' tall.
Robert Donat was married twice. His first marriage was to Ella Annesley Voyesy and lasted from 1929 to 1946, producing three children. Mr.Donat's second marriage was to Renee Asherson and lasted from 1953 until his death in 1958.
Robert Donat was the favorite actor of fellow British thespian Peter Sellers. Sellers was known to have commented that he thought Bob Donat was a god.
Robert Donat won an Academy Award for Best Actor In A Lead Role for the 1939 film "Goodbye, Mr. Chips". He was also nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actor In A Lead Role for "The Citadel" (1938).
Mr.Donat has a star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame at 6420 Hollywood Blvd.
Donat: I never had any real security in my life until I found the false security of stardom.