Edward Van Sloan

1882 - 1964

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Edward Van Sloan (born Edward Paul Van Sloun; November 1, 1882 – March 6, 1964) was an American film character actor best remembered for his roles in the Universal Studios horror films such as Dracula (1931), Frankenstein (1931), and The Mummy (1932). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Edward Van Sloan has received more than 222,308 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Edward Van Sloan is the 4,477th most popular actor (down from 4,228th in 2019), the 6,952nd most popular biography from United States (down from 6,457th in 2019) and the 2,201st most popular American Actor.

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  • 57.86

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  • 16

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.89

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  • 2.77

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Among actors, Edward Van Sloan ranks 4,477 out of 10,030Before him are James Haven, CCH Pounder, Dev Patel, Michaela Schaffrath, Mili Avital, and Lindsay Crouse. After him are Mary Carlisle, James MacArthur, Tiffani Thiessen, Nina Hoss, Kris Wu, and Miguel Sandoval.

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Among people born in 1882, Edward Van Sloan ranks 192Before him are Harold D. Babcock, Hernando Siles Reyes, Henri Anspach, Juan Guevara, Tadeusz Banachiewicz, and Verner Weckman. After him are José Luis Tejada Sorzano, Louis Wilkins, Harry Myers, Geoffrey de Havilland, Purushottam Das Tandon, and Wyndham Halswelle. Among people deceased in 1964, Edward Van Sloan ranks 142Before him are Hedwig Kohn, Ville Pörhölä, Adolf Šimperský, Amrit Kaur, Joe Gaetjens, and Luis Batlle Berres. After him are Guru Dutt, Nuriye Ulviye Mevlan Civelek, Hermann Barrelet, Frederick Grace, Eugène Olivier, and Albina Osipowich.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Edward Van Sloan ranks 6,952 out of 15,968Before him are Robert Goulet (1933), Jane Wyatt (1910), Matt Reeves (1966), James Haven (1973), Lindsay Crouse (1948), and Wally Pfister (1961). After him are David Twohy (1955), Mary Carlisle (1914), Adam Maida (1930), Charles Dana Gibson (1867), Steve Lacy (1934), and James MacArthur (1937).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Edward Van Sloan ranks 2,201Before him are Elisha Cook Jr. (1903), Charisma Carpenter (1970), Robert Goulet (1933), Jane Wyatt (1910), James Haven (1973), and Lindsay Crouse (1948). After him are Mary Carlisle (1914), James MacArthur (1937), Tiffani Thiessen (1974), Miguel Sandoval (1951), Justin Hartley (1977), and Zach McGowan (1980).

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