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Eli Wallach

1915 - 2014

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Eli Herschel Wallach (; December 7, 1915 – June 24, 2014) was an American film, television, and stage actor from New York City. From his 1945 Broadway debut to his last film appearance, Wallach's entertainment career spanned 69 years. Originally trained in stage acting, he became "one of the greatest character actors ever to appear on stage and screen" and ultimately garnered over 90 film credits. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Eli Wallach has received more than 6,466,815 page views. His biography is available in 59 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 57 in 2019). Eli Wallach is the 163rd most popular actor (down from 147th in 2019), the 296th most popular biography from United States (down from 286th in 2019) and the 81st most popular American Actor.

Eli Wallach is most famous for his role as "Tuco" in the movie The Good, the Bad and the Ugly.

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Among actors, Eli Wallach ranks 163 out of 9,996Before him are Nick Nolte, Geraldine Chaplin, Shirley MacLaine, Timothy Dalton, Gloria Stuart, and Laura Antonelli. After him are Roberto Benigni, Audie Murphy, Martin Sheen, Fred Astaire, Irene Papas, and Giulietta Masina.

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Among people born in 1915, Eli Wallach ranks 12Before him are Roland Barthes, Vasily Zaitsev, Moshe Dayan, David Rockefeller, Orson Welles, and Paul Samuelson. After him are Billie Holiday, Arthur Miller, Jerome Bruner, Stanley Matthews, Yitzhak Shamir, and Joachim Peiper. Among people deceased in 2014, Eli Wallach ranks 10Before him are Eusébio, Alfredo Di Stéfano, Eduard Shevardnadze, Hiroo Onoda, Wojciech Jaruzelski, and Claudio Abbado. After him are Joe Cocker, Luis Aragonés, Shirley Temple, Maximilian Schell, Jacques Le Goff, and Harold Ramis.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Eli Wallach ranks 296 out of 18,182Before him are Mario Puzo (1920), Raymond Chandler (1888), Gloria Stuart (1910), Neil deGrasse Tyson (1958), Edward Hopper (1882), and Georgia O'Keeffe (1887). After him are Billie Holiday (1915), Lawrence Kohlberg (1927), Jack Kerouac (1922), Ezra Pound (1885), Audie Murphy (1925), and Martin Sheen (1940).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Eli Wallach ranks 81Before him are Angelina Jolie (1975), Bette Davis (1908), Nick Nolte (1941), Geraldine Chaplin (1944), Shirley MacLaine (1934), and Gloria Stuart (1910). After him are Audie Murphy (1925), Martin Sheen (1940), Fred Astaire (1899), Jean Seberg (1938), Susan Sarandon (1946), and Natalie Wood (1938).

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