Brandon Lee

1965 - 1993

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Brandon Bruce Lee (February 1, 1965 – March 31, 1993) was an American actor, fight choreographer, and martial artist. He was the son of martial artist and film star Bruce Lee, who died when Brandon Lee was eight years old. Lee, who followed in his father's footsteps, trained in martial arts and studied acting at Emerson College and the Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Brandon Lee has received more than 17,745,439 page views. His biography is available in 48 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 47 in 2019). Brandon Lee is the 518th most popular actor (up from 522nd in 2019), the 979th most popular biography from United States (up from 1,065th in 2019) and the 263rd most popular American Actor.

Brandon Lee was most famous for being the son of Bruce Lee, an American martial artist and actor. He also starred in a few films, including "The Crow" and "Rapid Fire." He died tragically on the set of "The Crow" when he was shot by a prop gun that was loaded with real bullets.

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Among actors, Brandon Lee ranks 518 out of 10,030Before him are Danielle Darrieux, Forest Whitaker, James Avery, Scott Glenn, Pamela Anderson, and Margot Robbie. After him are Lisa Kudrow, Sydney Chaplin, Frances McDormand, Jessica Tandy, Franco Columbu, and Horst Tappert.

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Among people born in 1965, Brandon Lee ranks 12Before him are Charlie Sheen, Rodney King, Robert Downey Jr., Björk, Gheorghe Hagi, and Waris Dirie. After him are Shah Rukh Khan, Petro Poroshenko, Laurent Blanc, Sarah Jessica Parker, Brooke Shields, and Mads Mikkelsen. Among people deceased in 1993, Brandon Lee ranks 27Before him are André the Giant, Dizzy Gillespie, Polykarp Kusch, Lillian Gish, Vincent Price, and Wolfgang Paul. After him are Cantinflas, Léon Theremin, Bobby Moore, Yuri Lotman, Joseph L. Mankiewicz, and Félix Houphouët-Boigny.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Brandon Lee ranks 979 out of 15,968Before him are Jean Webster (1876), Bugsy Siegel (1906), James Ivory (1928), Alfred Hershey (1908), Henry Lee Lucas (1936), and Linda McCartney (1941). After him are Lisa Kudrow (1963), Frank Sheeran (1920), Anna Politkovskaya (1958), Gene Deitch (1924), Arthur Ashkin (1922), and Sydney Chaplin (1926).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Brandon Lee ranks 263Before him are David Hasselhoff (1952), Billy Bob Thornton (1955), Jean Seberg (1938), Forest Whitaker (1961), James Avery (1945), and Scott Glenn (1939). After him are Lisa Kudrow (1963), Sydney Chaplin (1926), Frances McDormand (1957), Joanne Woodward (1930), John Forsythe (1918), and William Fichtner (1956).

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