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, painter, writer, and film director. He was known for his portrayal of earthy, passionate characters "marked by a brutal and elemental virility" in numerous critically acclaimed movies both in Hollywood and abroad; including 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 A Walk in the Clouds. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Anthony Quinn has received more than 4,326,344 page views. His biography is available in 75 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 74 in 2019). Anthony Quinn is the 38th most popular actor (up from 52nd 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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Among actors, Anthony Quinn ranks 38 out of 10,030Before him are Romy Schneider, Terence Hill, James Dean, Debbie Reynolds, Meryl Streep, and Claudia Cardinale. After him are Charles Bronson, Michael Douglas, Vivien Leigh, Ingrid Bergman, Jean-Paul Belmondo, and Roger Moore.

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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, David Rockefeller, Roland Barthes, Vasily Zaitsev, Moshe Dayan, Orson Welles, Arthur Miller, and Eli Wallach. Among people deceased in 2001, Anthony Quinn ranks 1After him are George Harrison, Tove Jansson, Didi, Jorge Amado, Claude Shannon, Josef Bican, Herbert A. Simon, Sabiha Gökçen, Soraya Esfandiary-Bakhtiary, Jack Lemmon, and Léopold Sédar Senghor.

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In Mexico

Among people born in Mexico, Anthony Quinn ranks 2 out of 487Before him are Frida Kahlo (1907). After him are Diego Rivera (1886), Moctezuma II (1466), Geronimo (1829), Carlos Slim (1940), Emiliano Zapata (1879), Pancho Villa (1878), Carlos Santana (1947), La Malinche (1502), Cuauhtémoc (1495), and Octavio Paz (1914).

Among ACTORS In Mexico

Among actors born in Mexico, Anthony Quinn ranks 1After him are Salma Hayek (1966), Chespirito (1929), Cantinflas (1911), Linda Christian (1923), Pedro Armendáriz (1912), Dolores del Río (1905), María Félix (1914), Ricardo Montalbán (1920), Pedro Infante (1917), Silvia Pinal (1931), and Verónica Castro (1952).

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