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Benjamin Whitrow

1937 - 2017

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Benjamin John Whitrow (17 February 1937 – 28 September 2017) was a British actor. He was nominated for the BAFTA TV Award for Best Actor for his role as Mr Bennet in the 1995 BBC version of Pride and Prejudice, and voiced the role of Fowler in the 2000 animated film Chicken Run. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Benjamin Whitrow has received more than 1,098,713 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Benjamin Whitrow is the 7,130th most popular actor (down from 6,425th in 2019), the 5,011th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 4,629th in 2019) and the 835th most popular British Actor.

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  • 40.55

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  • 17

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  • 1.59

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  • 3.51

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Benjamin Whitrow ranks 7,130 out of 9,996Before him are Randall Park, Adelaide Kane, Scoot McNairy, Ane Dahl Torp, Benji Gregory, and Cheryl Hines. After him are Gina Rodriguez, Kevin Chamberlin, Pablo Pineda, Christine Taylor, Bonita Granville, and Joanna Going.

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Among people born in 1937, Benjamin Whitrow ranks 458Before him are German Sveshnikov, Joseph P. Allen, Tore Eriksson, Umyar Mavlikhanov, Paul Hawkins, and Marlo Thomas. After him are Roland Burris, Willi Koslowski, Viktor Mamatov, Peter Kreeft, George Steele, and David Del Tredici. Among people deceased in 2017, Benjamin Whitrow ranks 504Before him are Curt Lowens, Lika Kavzharadze, Buchi Emecheta, Warren Frost, Hans Gerschwiler, and Muhal Richard Abrams. After him are Gianuario Carta, Erin Moran, Jerry Pournelle, George Steele, Bano Qudsia, and Graham Taylor.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Benjamin Whitrow ranks 5,011 out of 7,765Before him are Anne Heywood (1931), Jeff Noon (1957), Alan Sugar (1947), William Fox (1812), Jeffrey Goldstone (1933), and Bruce Halford (1931). After him are Sophie Ellis-Bextor (1979), Mary Lamb (1764), Andy Carroll (1989), Jordan Pickford (1994), Chris Larkin (1967), and Ralph Ineson (1969).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Benjamin Whitrow ranks 835Before him are Catherine Tate (1968), Ricky Whittle (1981), Roland Young (1887), Sybil Thorndike (1882), Lucy Gordon (1980), and Anne Heywood (1931). After him are Chris Larkin (1967), Ralph Ineson (1969), Sophie Thompson (1962), George Formby (1904), Paul Eddington (1927), and Mrs Patrick Campbell (1865).

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