Anthony Quayle

1913 - 1989

Anthony Quayle

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 747,230 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,900th most popular actor.

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  • 26

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.12

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.65

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Anthony Quayle ranks 1,873 out of 8,832Before him are Sela Ward, David Ogden Stiers, Anne Heche, Josh Radnor, Melvyn Douglas, and Dan Hedaya. After him are Sibel Kekilli, Cecilia Roth, Mathieu Amalric, Marion Lorne, Amber Heard, and Karl Valentin.

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Among people born in 1913, Anthony Quayle ranks 130Before him are Eiji Toyoda, Maria Tănase, Abraham Sutzkever, Gig Young, George Koval, and William Tolbert. After him are Géza Kalocsay, Eugene Odum, Abd al-Rahman al-Bazzaz, Salvador Espriu, Renato Castellani, and Gustaaf Deloor. Among people deceased in 1989, Anthony Quayle ranks 115Before him are Maurice Evans, Edward Ochab, Leyla Mammadbeyova, Edoardo Amaldi, Georges Schehadé, and Ahmed Abdallah. After him are Luiz Gonzaga, Martti Talvela, Abbie Hoffman, Princess Eugénie of Greece and Denmark, Robert Penn Warren, and Chen Boda.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Anthony Quayle ranks 1,966 out of 5,347Before him are Richard Addinsell (1904), Damon Albarn (1968), John Mills (1908), Black (1962), Ernest Bevin (1881), and Charles Boycott (1832). After him are Max Mallowan (1904), Charles Kingsley (1819), Frances de la Tour (1944), Frederick Abel (1827), William Gregor (1761), and Jamie Oliver (1975).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Anthony Quayle ranks 255Before him are Wendy Hiller (1912), David Tennant (1971), Sean Harris (1966), Andy Gibb (1958), Freddie Jones (1927), and John Mills (1908). After him are Frances de la Tour (1944), Stephen Rea (1946), Charles Gray (1928), Ralph Richardson (1902), Sarah Siddons (1755), and Natalie Dormer (1982).