Anthony Quayle

1913 - 1989

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Sir John Anthony Quayle (7 September 1913 – 20 October 1989) was a British actor and theatre director. He was nominated for an Oscar and a Golden Globe for his supporting role as Thomas Wolsey in the film Anne of the Thousand Days (1969), and played important roles in such major studio productions as The Guns of Navarone (1961), Lawrence of Arabia (1962), The Fall of the Roman Empire (1964), Operation Crossbow (1965), QB VII (1974), and The Eagle Has Landed (1976). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Anthony Quayle has received more than 861,593 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 26 in 2019). Anthony Quayle is the 1,933rd most popular actor (down from 1,870th in 2019), the 1,963rd most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 1,966th in 2019) and the 254th most popular British Actor.

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Among actors, Anthony Quayle ranks 1,933 out of 10,030Before him are Mathieu Amalric, Gunnel Lindblom, Charles Shaughnessy, Dudley Moore, Marie-France Pisier, and Tommy Chong. After him are Bill Cobbs, Ralph Macchio, Bohdan Stupka, Jon Cryer, Sandra Oh, and Dominique Pinon.

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Among people born in 1913, Anthony Quayle ranks 129Before him are Elisaveta Bykova, Mouloud Feraoun, Albert Cossery, Eiji Toyoda, Amrita Sher-Gil, and Philip Abelson. After him are Abraham Sutzkever, Edith Pargeter, Mark Robson, Alexander Kotov, René Schneider, and Milivoj Ašner. Among people deceased in 1989, Anthony Quayle ranks 105Before him are Michał Rola-Żymierski, Elisaveta Bykova, Arnaldo Ochoa, André Cayatte, Mel Blanc, and Ahmed Abdallah. After him are Gerhard Schröder, Choekyi Gyaltsen, 10th Panchen Lama, Joe Spinell, Richie Ginther, Martti Talvela, and Ondrej Nepela.

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Among people born in United Kingdom, Anthony Quayle ranks 1,963 out of 6,924Before him are Charles Shaughnessy (1955), Dudley Moore (1935), James Ferguson (1797), Mary Hopkin (1950), Robert Fortune (1812), and Ian Callaghan (1942). After him are K. K. Downing (1951), Paul Gascoigne (1967), Billy Wright (1924), Asma al-Assad (1975), Norman McLaren (1914), and William Nicholson (1753).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Anthony Quayle ranks 254Before him are Sean Harris (1966), Robert Morley (1908), Robert Donat (1905), Sally Hawkins (1976), Charles Shaughnessy (1955), and Dudley Moore (1935). After him are Helen McCrory (1968), William Hartnell (1908), Paul Freeman (1943), June Whitfield (1925), Richard Burbage (1567), and Taron Egerton (1989).

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