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David Suchet

1946 - Today

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Sir David Courtney Suchet ( SOO-shay; born 2 May 1946) is an English actor known for his work on British stage and television. He portrayed Edward Teller in the television serial Oppenheimer (1980) and received the RTS and BPG awards for his performance as Augustus Melmotte in the British serial The Way We Live Now (2001). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of David Suchet has received more than 4,777,019 page views. His biography is available in 46 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 44 in 2019). David Suchet is the 202nd most popular actor (down from 172nd in 2019), the 297th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 276th in 2019) and the 33rd most popular British Actor.

David Suchet is most famous for being the first person to climb the north face of the Eiger in Switzerland.

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  • 4.8M

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  • 68.32

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  • 46

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  • 7.55

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  • 3.29

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Among actors, David Suchet ranks 202 out of 9,996Before him are Peter Sellers, Mickey Rourke, Russell Crowe, Dolph Lundgren, Paulette Goddard, and Antonio Banderas. After him are Faye Dunaway, Rock Hudson, David Carradine, Kathy Bates, Kurt Russell, and Nicole Kidman.

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Among people born in 1946, David Suchet ranks 34Before him are Susan Sarandon, Rivellino, Guus Hiddink, Queen Anne-Marie of Greece, Roh Moo-hyun, and Emerson Fittipaldi. After him are Fabio Capello, Dianne Wiest, Marina Abramović, Syd Barrett, Oliver Stone, and Hassanal Bolkiah.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, David Suchet ranks 297 out of 7,765Before him are Ritchie Blackmore (1945), Ken Follett (1949), Peter Sellers (1925), Harthacnut (1018), Harold Macmillan (1894), and Alfred North Whitehead (1861). After him are Thomas Becket (1119), Richard Cromwell (1626), Frederick Sanger (1918), William Henry Bragg (1862), Tim Berners-Lee (1955), and Richard Trevithick (1771).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, David Suchet ranks 33Before him are Alec Guinness (1914), Daniel Craig (1968), Daniel Day-Lewis (1957), Vanessa Redgrave (1937), Gary Oldman (1958), and Peter Sellers (1925). After him are Peter Ustinov (1921), Patrick Stewart (1940), John Hurt (1940), Benny Hill (1924), Jacqueline Bisset (1944), and Ian McShane (1942).

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