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Albert Finney

1936 - 2019

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Albert Finney (9 May 1936 – 7 February 2019) was an English actor. He attended the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art and worked in the theatre before attaining prominence on screen in the early 1960s, debuting with The Entertainer (1960), directed by Tony Richardson, who had previously directed him in the theatre. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Albert Finney has received more than 6,905,830 page views. His biography is available in 55 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 52 in 2019). Albert Finney is the 364th most popular actor (down from 291st in 2019), the 497th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 411th in 2019) and the 55th most popular British Actor.

Albert Finney is most famous for his roles in the films Tom Jones, Murder on the Orient Express, Erin Brockovich, The Bourne Ultimatum, and Skyfall.

Memorability Metrics

  • 6.9M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 64.50

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 55

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.16

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.85

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Albert Finney ranks 364 out of 9,996Before him are Tim Robbins, Ellen Burstyn, Penélope Cruz, Don Johnson, Charlize Theron, and Carole Lombard. After him are Sammo Hung, Jean-Pierre Cassel, Bourvil, Jürgen Prochnow, Chris Hemsworth, and Jamie Lee Curtis.

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Among people born in 1936, Albert Finney ranks 35Before him are Aga Khan IV, Virna Lisi, Michael Landon, Burt Reynolds, Buddy Holly, and Tariq Aziz. After him are Roy Orbison, Margaret Hamilton, Bill Wyman, Georges Perec, Steve Reich, and Gerhard Ertl. Among people deceased in 2019, Albert Finney ranks 28Before him are Peter Fonda, Michel Legrand, Doris Day, João Gilberto, Bibi Andersson, and Murray Gell-Mann. After him are Andrea Camilleri, Bert Hellinger, Manfred Eigen, Tony Buzan, Jean, Grand Duke of Luxembourg, and Gordon Banks.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Albert Finney ranks 497 out of 7,765Before him are Sarah Churchill, Duchess of Marlborough (1660), Daphne du Maurier (1907), John Couch Adams (1819), John Bonham (1948), Betty Williams (1943), and Ronnie Wood (1947). After him are John Barry (1933), James Hutton (1726), Geoffrey of Monmouth (1090), William Lamb, 2nd Viscount Melbourne (1779), Stanley Baldwin (1867), and Ernest Augustus, King of Hanover (1771).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Albert Finney ranks 55Before him are Hugh Grant (1960), Kate Winslet (1975), Charles Dance (1946), Donald Pleasence (1919), John Cleese (1939), and Olivia Newton-John (1948). After him are Emma Thompson (1959), Diana Rigg (1938), Desmond Llewelyn (1914), Richard Griffiths (1947), Helena Bonham Carter (1966), and Alfred Molina (1953).

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