Denholm Elliott

1922 - 1992

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Denholm Mitchell Elliott (31 May 1922 – 6 October 1992) was an English actor. He appeared in numerous productions on stage and screen, receiving BAFTA awards for Best Actor in a Supporting Role for Trading Places (1983), A Private Function (1984) and Defence of the Realm (1986), and a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his portrayal of Mr. Emerson in A Room with a View (1985). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Denholm Elliott has received more than 3,695,511 page views. His biography is available in 35 different languages on Wikipedia. Denholm Elliott is the 855th most popular actor (down from 810th in 2019), the 977th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 972nd in 2019) and the 125th most popular British Actor.

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  • 35

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  • 3.84

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  • 3.92

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among actors, Denholm Elliott ranks 855 out of 13,578Before him are Matthew Broderick, River Phoenix, Eva Marie Saint, Robert Patrick, Theda Bara, and Senta Berger. After him are Yoshiko Yamaguchi, Robert Loggia, John Noble, Sam Elliott, Richard Jenkins, and Jan-Michael Vincent.

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Among people born in 1922, Denholm Elliott ranks 73Before him are Enrico Berlinguer, Rajko Mitić, Toots Thielemans, Carlo M. Cipolla, Charles Mingus, and Arthur Penn. After him are Karl-Otto Apel, Richard Hamilton, Yuri Lotman, María Casares, Micheline Presle, and Annemarie Schimmel. Among people deceased in 1992, Denholm Elliott ranks 44Before him are Samuel Reshevsky, H. L. A. Hart, Sam Walton, Mohamed Boudiaf, Jean-Claude Pascal, and Albert Pierrepoint. After him are Lella Lombardi, Abbas al-Musawi, John Sturges, Markos Vafeiadis, Arletty, and James Stirling.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Denholm Elliott ranks 977 out of 8,785Before him are Matthew Lewis (1775), Victoria Beckham (1974), P. G. Wodehouse (1881), PJ Harvey (1969), Keith Moon (1946), and Slash (1965). After him are Lewis Hamilton (1985), William Huggins (1824), Brian Clough (1935), John Hawkins (1532), Neil Gaiman (1960), and Henry Frederick, Prince of Wales (1594).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Denholm Elliott ranks 125Before him are Kristin Scott Thomas (1960), Stewart Granger (1913), Charlotte Gainsbourg (1971), Eric Idle (1943), Terry Jones (1942), and Natasha Richardson (1963). After him are Marty Feldman (1934), Mark Strong (1963), Ewan McGregor (1971), Jill Ireland (1936), James Mason (1909), and David Warner (1941).

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