Edward Hardwicke

1932 - 2011

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Edward Cedric Hardwicke (7 August 1932 – 16 May 2011) was an English actor, who had a distinguished career on the stage and on-screen. He was best known for playing Captain Pat Grant in Colditz (1972-73), and Dr. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Edward Hardwicke has received more than 656,997 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Edward Hardwicke is the 2,405th most popular actor (up from 3,306th in 2019), the 2,228th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 2,859th in 2019) and the 305th most popular Actor.

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  • 20

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  • 3.37

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  • 2.81

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Among actors, Edward Hardwicke ranks 2,405 out of 9,996Before him are Jean-Hugues Anglade, Rajesh Khanna, Jesse Eisenberg, Bulle Ogier, Susana Vieira, and Marlee Matlin. After him are Meryem Uzerli, David Arquette, Henny Porten, Catherine Keener, Marion Davies, and Alice Brady.

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Among people born in 1932, Edward Hardwicke ranks 199Before him are Helmut Griem, Hubert Reeves, Mostafa Chamran, Robert Anton Wilson, Lia Manoliu, and Pál Csernai. After him are Saul Friedländer, Iskandar of Johor, Enzo Mari, Saye Zerbo, Alfred Worden, and Karekin I. Among people deceased in 2011, Edward Hardwicke ranks 151Before him are Pedro Armendáriz Jr., Helen Frankenthaler, Patrick Leigh Fermor, Gerry Rafferty, Robert Brout, and Lena Nyman. After him are Bernd Eichinger, Saad el-Shazly, Virgilio Noè, Harri Holkeri, Bora Kostić, and Sándor Képíró.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Edward Hardwicke ranks 2,228 out of 7,765Before him are J. M. E. McTaggart (1866), Caroline Graham (1931), John Brunner (1934), Samuel Clarke (1675), Thomas Bradwardine (1300), and Phil Taylor (1960). After him are Joey Dunlop (1952), Charles Lamb (1775), George Albert Smith (1864), Prasutagus (50), Sylvia Pankhurst (1882), and George Romney (1734).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Edward Hardwicke ranks 305Before him are Toby Jones (1966), Robert Morley (1908), Norman Wisdom (1915), Damian Lewis (1971), Lindsay Duncan (1950), and Philip Stone (1924). After him are Rachel Ward (1957), Miriam Margolyes (1941), Anthony Quayle (1913), Claude Rains (1889), Ben Barnes (1981), and Felicity Jones (1983).

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