David Suchet

1946 - Today

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Sir David Courtney Suchet, ( SOO-shay; born 2 May 1946) is an English actor. He is known for his work on British stage and television. He played Edward Teller in the TV 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 3,857,500 page views. His biography is available in 44 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 43 in 2019). David Suchet is the 172nd most popular actor (up from 177th in 2019), the 277th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 295th in 2019) and the 25th 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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  • 2.91

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Among actors, David Suchet ranks 172 out of 10,030Before him are Ben Affleck, Jet Li, Rock Hudson, Rudolph Valentino, Caitlyn Jenner, and Martin Sheen. After him are Anita Ekberg, David Carradine, Russell Crowe, Gary Oldman, Vanessa Redgrave, and Jerry Lewis.

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Among people born in 1946, David Suchet ranks 24Before him are Mireille Mathieu, Diane Keaton, Charlotte Rampling, David Gilmour, Liza Minnelli, and Elfriede Jelinek. After him are Jane Birkin, Timothy Dalton, Fabio Capello, Syd Barrett, Roh Moo-hyun, and Dianne Wiest.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, David Suchet ranks 277 out of 6,924Before him are Edward Gibbon (1737), Emmeline Pankhurst (1858), Gertrude Bell (1868), Margaret Tudor (1489), Benjamin Britten (1913), and Arthur Evans (1851). After him are Ritchie Blackmore (1945), Owen Willans Richardson (1879), John Galsworthy (1867), Clement Attlee (1883), Gary Oldman (1958), and Roger Taylor (1949).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, David Suchet ranks 25Before him are Stan Laurel (1890), Jason Statham (1967), Julie Andrews (1935), Charlotte Rampling (1946), Peter Ustinov (1921), and Ian Holm (1931). After him are Gary Oldman (1958), Vanessa Redgrave (1937), Jane Birkin (1946), Timothy Dalton (1946), John Hurt (1940), and Jacqueline Bisset (1944).

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