Bruce Forsyth

1928 - 2017

Bruce Forsyth

Sir Bruce Joseph Forsyth-Johnson (22 February 1928 – 18 August 2017) was an English presenter and entertainer whose career spanned more than 70 years. Forsyth came to national attention from the mid-1950s through the ITV series Sunday Night at the London Palladium. He went on to host several game shows, including The Generation Game, Play Your Cards Right, The Price Is Right and You Bet!. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bruce Forsyth has received more than 4,024,831 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 66th most popular presenter.

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  • 15

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  • 3.51

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Among presenters, Bruce Forsyth ranks 65 out of 94Before him are Nadia Hasnaoui, Ramdev, Alexa Chung, Gene Siskel, Assi Azar, and Nikolay Baskov. After him are Charlie Brooker, Dennis Miller, Mélissa Theuriau, Jerry Doyle, Jovana Joksimović, and Judith Rakers.

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Among people born in 1928, Bruce Forsyth ranks 367Before him are Andrew Sarris, Bernard Cribbins, William Kennedy, Keely Smith, Malachi Throne, and Jerry Bock. After him are Jimmy Hill, Philip Levine, and Chris Brasher. Among people deceased in 2017, Bruce Forsyth ranks 428Before him are Ronnie Moran, Jim Bunning, Stephen Furst, Dick Gregory, Mikhail Tolstykh, and Tommy Gemmell. After him are Tino Insana, Buchi Emecheta, Ben Barres, Denis Voronenkov, Nelsan Ellis, and Reema Lagoo.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Bruce Forsyth ranks 4,208 out of 5,347Before him are Peter Reid (1956), Lucy Punch (1977), John Boyega (1992), Florence Welch (1986), Mark E. Smith (1957), and James Morrison (1984). After him are Jimmy Hill (1928), Jonas Blue (1989), Natasha Bedingfield (1981), Judd Trump (1989), Stephen Merchant (1974), and Dario Franchitti (1973).

Among PRESENTERS In United Kingdom

Among presenters born in United Kingdom, Bruce Forsyth ranks 9Before him are Sharon Osbourne (1952), John Peel (1939), David Frost (1939), Matt Lucas (1974), John Oliver (1977), and Alexa Chung (1983). After him are Charlie Brooker (1971) and Gavin McInnes (1970).