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Edward Fox

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Edward Charles Morice Fox (born 13 April 1937) is an English actor. Fox starred in the film The Day of the Jackal (1973), playing the part of a professional assassin, known only as the "Jackal", who is hired to assassinate the French president Charles de Gaulle in the summer of 1963. Fox is also known for his roles in Battle of Britain (1969), The Go-Between (1971), for which he won a BAFTA award, and The Bounty (1984). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Edward Fox has received more than 42,148 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 31 in 2019). Edward Fox is the 1,349th most popular actor (down from 1,243rd in 2019), the 1,440th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 1,403rd in 2019) and the 198th most popular British Actor.

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  • 55.98

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  • 33

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  • 3.07

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  • 4.18

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Among actors, Edward Fox ranks 1,349 out of 9,996Before him are Don Taylor, Miguel Ferrer, Elsa Pataky, Holly Hunter, Conrad Bain, and Donald Glover. After him are Stephen Baldwin, Roscoe Arbuckle, Mithun Chakraborty, Sam Rockwell, Silvia Pinal, and Dick Sargent.

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Among people born in 1937, Edward Fox ranks 119Before him are Hibari Misora, Daniel McFadden, Jean-Pierre Beltoise, Emerich Jenei, Tom Courtenay, and Manuel Pinto da Costa. After him are Aleksandr Medved, Monkey Punch, Valentin Bondarenko, Bella Akhmadulina, Eugen Doga, and Amos Tversky.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Edward Fox ranks 1,440 out of 7,765Before him are Albert Ketèlbey (1875), Lucinda Riley (1965), Gordon Ramsay (1966), Matthew Flinders (1774), Herbert Samuel, 1st Viscount Samuel (1870), and Gilbert Ryle (1900). After him are George Young (1946), Beorhtric of Wessex (800), Thomas Arne (1710), Penda of Mercia (606), Black (1962), and Donovan (1946).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Edward Fox ranks 198Before him are Peter Mayhew (1944), Frances Fisher (1952), Claire Bloom (1931), Sydney Chaplin (1885), Robert Shaw (1927), and Patrick Macnee (1922). After him are Frances de la Tour (1944), Marina Berti (1924), Francesca Annis (1945), Paul Bettany (1971), Emilia Clarke (1986), and Andrew Lincoln (1973).

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