As of 2015, Kirk Douglas has fathered four sons from two separate marriages, with each wife giving birth to two sons. His first wife, Diana Dill, gave birth to Michael and Joel Douglas who became an actor and producer respectively.
His marriage to Diana Dill lasted from 1943 to 1951 before ending in divorce. Kirk Douglas married his second wife, Anne Buydens, on May 29, 1954, after which the couple welcomed two sons, Peter Vincent and Eric Douglas. His last public performance was as the main actor in an autobiographical one man show titled "Before I Forget" in March 2009.