Edmund Kean

1787 - 1833

Edmund Kean

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 119,731 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,281st most popular actor.

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  • 120k

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  • 53.89

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  • 31

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.23

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.09

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Edmund Kean ranks 1,269 out of 8,832Before him are David Thewlis, Louise Brooks, Amaury Nolasco, Ben Johnson, Griffin Dunne, and Jessica Chastain. After him are Sessue Hayakawa, Leslie Caron, Katherine Helmond, Helene Weigel, John Hillerman, and Vera Farmiga.

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Among people born in 1787, Edmund Kean ranks 19Before him are Otto von Kotzebue, Johann Nicolaus von Dreyse, James Weddell, Delphine LaLaurie, Christian Ludwig Brehm, and Ludwig Uhland. After him are Nils Gabriel Sefström, Francisco de Paula Martínez de la Rosa y Berdejo, Alexander Alyabyev, Prince William of Hesse-Kassel, Mathieu Orfila, and William Etty. Among people deceased in 1833, Edmund Kean ranks 21Before him are Michał Kleofas Ogiński, Adamantios Korais, William Wilberforce, Antoni Radziwiłł, Duke Alexander of Württemberg, and Ferdinand Hérold. After him are René Louiche Desfontaines, Kurt Polycarp Joachim Sprengel, Rahel Varnhagen, Johann Friedrich Meckel, Fausto Elhuyar, and Banastre Tarleton.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Edmund Kean ranks 1,477 out of 5,347Before him are Jon Anderson (1944), Harry Gregg (1932), Constantine II of Scotland (801), David Thewlis (1963), Henry Allingham (1896), and Ian Rush (1961). After him are Arthur Tansley (1871), John Nelson Darby (1800), Aphra Behn (1640), Guy Pearce (1967), Christopher Robin Milne (1920), and Marina Berti (1924).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Edmund Kean ranks 187Before him are Michael Redgrave (1908), Jill Ireland (1936), Andrew Lincoln (1973), James Faulkner (1948), Gorden Kaye (1941), and David Thewlis (1963). After him are Guy Pearce (1967), Marina Berti (1924), Paul Scofield (1922), Alan Bates (1934), Idris Elba (1972), and Tania Mallet (1941).