Edmund Kean

1787 - 1833

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Edmund Kean (4 November 1787 – 15 May 1833) was a celebrated British Shakespearean stage actor born in England, who performed, among other places, in London, Belfast, New York, Quebec, and Paris. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Edmund Kean has received more than 127,394 page views. His biography is available in 35 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 31 in 2019). Edmund Kean is the 2,072nd most popular actor (down from 1,263rd in 2019), the 2,072nd most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 1,475th in 2019) and the 267th most popular British Actor.

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Among actors, Edmund Kean ranks 2,072 out of 10,030. Before him are Jack Nance, Úrsula Corberó, Aaron Paul, Jonathan Groff, Melina Kanakaredes, and Yuen Wah. After him are Sho Kosugi, Edith González, Hannelore Elsner, Movita Castaneda, Jonathan Rhys Meyers, and Michael Nouri.

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Among people born in 1787, Edmund Kean ranks 26Before him are Prince William of Hesse-Kassel, Pellegrino Rossi, Muhammad ibn Ali as-Senussi, Mathieu Orfila, Francisco de Paula Martínez de la Rosa y Berdejo, and Alexander Alyabyev. After him are Princess Charlotte of Saxe-Hildburghausen, Josephine Kablick, Nils Gabriel Sefström, Konstantin Batyushkov, José María Bocanegra, and Ramón Freire. Among people deceased in 1833, Edmund Kean ranks 24Before him are Duke Alexander of Württemberg, Ferdinand Hérold, Antoni Radziwiłł, René Louiche Desfontaines, Rahel Varnhagen, and Kurt Polycarp Joachim Sprengel. After him are Ivan Martinov, Edward Pellew, 1st Viscount Exmouth, Johann Friedrich Meckel, Banastre Tarleton, Fausto Elhuyar, and Yagan.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Edmund Kean ranks 2,072 out of 6,924. Before him are Robert Broom (1866), Damien Hirst (1965), Melita Norwood (1912), Frederick Abberline (1843), Norman Hunter (1943), and Ken Annakin (1914). After him are Matthew Stewart, 4th Earl of Lennox (1516), Alfred Fowler (1868), Luke Evans (1979), Stephen Rea (1946), William Robertson Smith (1846), and Neil Tennant (1954).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Edmund Kean ranks 267Before him are George Arliss (1868), Leo Genn (1905), Richard Bremmer (1953), Sylvester McCoy (1943), Ray Winstone (1957), and Joss Ackland (1928). After him are Luke Evans (1979), Stephen Rea (1946), Joan Hickson (1906), Nigel Hawthorne (1929), Ian Hart (1964), and Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje (1967).

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