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Anthony Quinn

1915 - 2001

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Manuel Antonio Rodolfo Quinn Oaxaca (April 21, 1915 – June 3, 2001), known professionally as Anthony Quinn, was a Mexican-American actor. He was known for his portrayal of earthy, passionate characters "marked by a brutal and elemental virility" in numerous critically acclaimed films both in Hollywood and abroad. His notable films include La Strada, The Guns of Navarone, Guns for San Sebastian, Lawrence of Arabia, The Shoes of the Fisherman, The Message, Lion of the Desert, and Jungle Fever. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Anthony Quinn has received more than 5,965,029 page views. His biography is available in 76 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 75 in 2019). Anthony Quinn is the 43rd most popular actor (down from 38th in 2019), the 2nd most popular biography from Mexico and the most popular Mexican Actor.

Anthony Quinn is most famous for his roles in the movies Zorba the Greek and Lawrence of Arabia.

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  • 76

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  • 3.96

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Among actors, Anthony Quinn ranks 43 out of 9,996Before him are Claudia Cardinale, Roger Moore, Maggie Smith, Chuck Norris, Meryl Streep, and Alan Rickman. After him are Michael Douglas, Debbie Reynolds, Ingrid Bergman, Gina Lollobrigida, Marcello Mastroianni, and Nicolas Cage.

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Among people born in 1915, Anthony Quinn ranks 4Before him are Édith Piaf, Augusto Pinochet, and Frank Sinatra. After him are Ingrid Bergman, Roland Barthes, Vasily Zaitsev, Moshe Dayan, David Rockefeller, Orson Welles, Paul Samuelson, and Eli Wallach. Among people deceased in 2001, Anthony Quinn ranks 1After him are Tove Jansson, George Harrison, Josef Bican, Ahmad Shah Massoud, Claude Shannon, Jorge Amado, Soraya Esfandiary-Bakhtiary, Jack Lemmon, Herbert A. Simon, Didi, and Christiaan Barnard.

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In Mexico

Among people born in Mexico, Anthony Quinn ranks 2 out of 585Before him are Frida Kahlo (1907). After him are Diego Rivera (1886), Moctezuma II (1466), Geronimo (1829), Emiliano Zapata (1879), Carlos Slim (1940), Pancho Villa (1878), Carlos Santana (1947), La Malinche (1502), Octavio Paz (1914), and Miguel Ángel Félix Gallardo (1946).

Among ACTORS In Mexico

Among actors born in Mexico, Anthony Quinn ranks 1After him are Salma Hayek (1966), Cantinflas (1911), Pedro Armendáriz (1912), Linda Christian (1923), Dolores del Río (1905), María Félix (1914), Chespirito (1929), Carmen Salinas (1939), Pedro Infante (1917), Ricardo Montalbán (1920), and Katy Jurado (1924).

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