Audie Murphy

1925 - 1971

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Audie Leon Murphy (20 June 1925 – 28 May 1971) was an American soldier, actor, songwriter, and rancher. He was one of the most decorated American combat soldiers of World War II. He received every military combat award for valor available from the U.S. Army, as well as French and Belgian awards for heroism. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Audie Murphy has received more than 10,323,057 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 31 in 2019). Audie Murphy is the 150th most popular actor (down from 133rd in 2019), the 292nd most popular biography from United States (down from 261st in 2019) and the 80th most popular American Actor.

Audie Murphy is most famous for being the most decorated soldier of World War II. He received 33 medals, including the Medal of Honor, the Distinguished Service Cross, the Silver Star, and the Bronze Star.

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  • 33

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  • 10.34

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  • 1.89

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Among actors, Audie Murphy ranks 150 out of 10,030Before him are Peter Ustinov, Spencer Tracy, Ian Holm, Eli Wallach, Fred Astaire, and Christopher Walken. After him are Anouk Aimée, Rutger Hauer, Jim Carrey, Philippe Noiret, Liza Minnelli, and Cameron Diaz.

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Among people born in 1925, Audie Murphy ranks 19Before him are Mikis Theodorakis, Tony Curtis, Carlos Castaneda, Lee Van Cleef, Mahathir Mohamad, and B.B. King. After him are Jorge Rafael Videla, Rock Hudson, Michel Piccoli, Angela Lansbury, Giorgio Napolitano, and Jack Lemmon. Among people deceased in 1971, Audie Murphy ranks 8Before him are Coco Chanel, Igor Stravinsky, Louis Armstrong, Jim Morrison, György Lukács, and Hermann Hoth. After him are Lawrence Bragg, Fernandel, François Duvalier, Arne Jacobsen, Wilhelm List, and D. B. Cooper.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Audie Murphy ranks 292 out of 15,968Before him are Eli Wallach (1915), Fred Astaire (1899), Jack Ruby (1911), Christopher Walken (1943), Paul Samuelson (1915), and George Herbert Mead (1863). After him are William Henry Harrison (1773), Ed Gein (1906), William G. Morgan (1870), John Ford (1894), John R. Bolton (1948), and Liza Minnelli (1946).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Audie Murphy ranks 80Before him are Paul Walker (1973), Joe Pesci (1943), Spencer Tracy (1900), Eli Wallach (1915), Fred Astaire (1899), and Christopher Walken (1943). After him are Liza Minnelli (1946), Cameron Diaz (1972), Sandra Bullock (1964), Geraldine Chaplin (1944), Nick Nolte (1941), and Kevin Costner (1955).

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