Silent display screen idol who starred within the 1920 film, The Tag of Zorro and hosted the very first Oscars Ceremony. His various other credits are the Thief of Bagdad and Robin Hood. He previously many passions, including painting, sculpting and business. He was the ‘silent display screen’ dad of his ‘speaking pictures’ son, professional Douglas Fairbanks Jr. His relationship to celebrity Mary Pickford in 1920 produced them Hollywood’s initial celebrity few. He was referred to as the ‘Ruler of Hollywood’ prior to the title was presented with to Clark Gable.