Daniel Day-Lewis

1957 - Today

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Sir Daniel Michael Blake Day-Lewis (born 29 April 1957) is an English retired actor. Often described as one of the preeminent actors of his generation, he received numerous accolades throughout his career which spanned over four decades, including three Academy Awards for Best Actor, making him the first and only actor to have three wins in that category, and the third male actor to win three competitive Academy Awards for acting, the sixth performer overall. Additionally, he has received four British Academy Film Awards, three Screen Actors Guild Awards and two Golden Globe Awards. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Daniel Day-Lewis has received more than 18,738,966 page views. His biography is available in 89 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 88 in 2019). Daniel Day-Lewis is the 190th most popular actor (up from 211th in 2019), the 281st most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 318th in 2019) and the 29th most popular Actor.

Daniel Day-Lewis is an actor who has been nominated for and won many awards, including three Academy Awards. He is most famous for his roles in films such as My Left Foot, There Will Be Blood, Lincoln, and Gangs of New York.

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  • 19M

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  • 68.61

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  • 89

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  • 6.32

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  • 5.12

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Among actors, Daniel Day-Lewis ranks 190 out of 9,996Before him are Jared Leto, Harvey Keitel, Alec Guinness, Christopher Walken, Daniel Craig, and Philippe Noiret. After him are Simone Signoret, Robert Forster, Vanessa Redgrave, Jack Lemmon, Gary Oldman, and Peter Sellers.

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Among people born in 1957, Daniel Day-Lewis ranks 4Before him are Osama bin Laden, Hamid Karzai, and Hans Zimmer. After him are Dolph Lundgren, Michael Clarke Duncan, Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedow, Fumio Kishida, Shavkat Mirziyoyev, Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán, Frances McDormand, and Caroline, Princess of Hanover.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Daniel Day-Lewis ranks 281 out of 7,765Before him are Benjamin Britten (1913), Jocelyn Bell Burnell (1943), Peter Higgs (1929), Alec Guinness (1914), Daniel Craig (1968), and Mordred (null). After him are Anne Brontë (1820), Cyrano de Bergerac (1619), George Michael (1963), William Wordsworth (1770), William Ramsay (1852), and Phil Collins (1951).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Daniel Day-Lewis ranks 29Before him are Laurence Olivier (1907), Peter O'Toole (1932), Timothy Dalton (1946), Jeremy Irons (1948), Alec Guinness (1914), and Daniel Craig (1968). After him are Vanessa Redgrave (1937), Gary Oldman (1958), Peter Sellers (1925), David Suchet (1946), Peter Ustinov (1921), and Patrick Stewart (1940).

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