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 5,959,994 page views. His biography is available in 52 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 48 in 2019). Albert Finney is the 291st most popular actor (up from 298th in 2019), the 411th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 449th in 2019) and the 43rd 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.

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  • 6.0M

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  • 73.89

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  • 52

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.94

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.27

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Albert Finney ranks 291 out of 10,030Before him are Goldie Hawn, Glenn Close, Bibi Andersson, Martin Landau, Michael Keaton, and Hugh Grant. After him are Isabelle Huppert, Pierre Richard, Ralph Fiennes, Willem Dafoe, Nancy Reagan, and Rod Steiger.

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Among people born in 1936, Albert Finney ranks 31Before him are Michael Landon, Uwe Seeler, Aga Khan IV, Ismail Kadare, Georges Perec, and Harald zur Hausen. After him are Jim Clark, Burt Reynolds, Zubin Mehta, Buddy Holly, Roy Orbison, and Margaret Hamilton. Among people deceased in 2019, Albert Finney ranks 21Before him are Jeffrey Epstein, Immanuel Wallerstein, Mohamed Morsi, Karel Gott, Bibi Andersson, and I. M. Pei. After him are João Gilberto, Michel Legrand, Anna Karina, Kary Mullis, Beji Caid Essebsi, and Murray Gell-Mann.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Albert Finney ranks 411 out of 6,924Before him are Richard Attenborough (1923), Robert Fripp (1946), A. J. Cronin (1896), Edward Victor Appleton (1892), Hugh Grant (1960), and William Kidd (1645). After him are J. Bruce Ismay (1862), Ralph Fiennes (1962), Samuel Taylor Coleridge (1772), Margot Fonteyn (1919), Tony Blair (1953), and Jackie Stewart (1939).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Albert Finney ranks 43Before him are Ian McShane (1942), Benny Hill (1924), Alec Guinness (1914), Peter Sellers (1925), David Niven (1910), and Hugh Grant (1960). After him are Ralph Fiennes (1962), Colin Firth (1960), Olivia Newton-John (1948), Deborah Kerr (1921), Donald Pleasence (1919), and Sam Neill (1947).

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