Charles Lane

1905 - 2007

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Charles Lane (born Charles Gerstle Levison; January 26, 1905 – July 9, 2007) was an American character actor and centenarian whose career spanned 72 years. Lane gave his last performance at the age of 101 as a narrator in 2006. Lane appeared in many Frank Capra films, including Mr. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Charles Lane has received more than 18,728 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Charles Lane is the 6,641st most popular actor (down from 5,680th in 2019), the 10,276th most popular biography from United States and the 3,392nd most popular American Actor.

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  • 17

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.51

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.57

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Among actors, Charles Lane ranks 6,641 out of 10,030Before him are Thomas Ian Nicholas, Katja Woywood, Evelyn Venable, Han Ye-seul, Deborah Ann Woll, and Finn Wittrock. After him are Jung Hae-in, Lynn Fontanne, Óscar Jaenada, Jed Brophy, Antonia Thomas, and Judith Barsi.

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Among people born in 1905, Charles Lane ranks 309Before him are Pat Brown, Pedro Quartucci, Mulk Raj Anand, Jule Styne, David Cecil, 6th Marquess of Exeter, and Edwin H. Colbert. After him are Frank Hussey, Bob Wills, William Alwyn, Thomas Gomez, Chaudhry Muhammad Ali, and Bosley Crowther. Among people deceased in 2007, Charles Lane ranks 310Before him are Ian Wallace, Ruth Graham, Jack Valenti, Kenji Nagai, Craig L. Thomas, and Dan Fogelberg. After him are Janet Blair, Kitty Carlisle, Yelena Romanova, Kelly Johnson, John Inman, and Herb McKenley.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Charles Lane ranks 10,276 out of 15,968Before him are Han Ye-seul (1981), Deborah Ann Woll (1985), Finn Wittrock (1984), Dani Daniels (1989), David McCullough (1933), and David Gerrold (1944). After him are Chuck McKinley (1941), Alexander Courage (1919), Christina Perri (1986), John J. Sullivan (1959), Fred Allen (1894), and Judith Barsi (1978).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Charles Lane ranks 3,392Before him are Omar Benson Miller (1978), Thomas Ian Nicholas (1980), Evelyn Venable (1913), Han Ye-seul (1981), Deborah Ann Woll (1985), and Finn Wittrock (1984). After him are Judith Barsi (1978), Barry Watson (1974), Marguerite MacIntyre (1965), Michael Ealy (1973), Odette Annable (1985), and Janet Blair (1921).

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