Eli Wallach

1915 - 2014

Eli Wallach

Eli Herschel Wallach (; December 7, 1915 – June 24, 2014) was an American film, television and stage actor whose career spanned more than seven decades, beginning in the late 1940s. Trained in stage acting, which he enjoyed doing most, he became "one of the greatest 'character actors' ever to appear on stage and screen", with over 90 film credits. He and his wife Anne Jackson often appeared together on stage, and were one of the best-known acting couples in American theater. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Eli Wallach has received more than 4,228,623 page views. His biography is available in 56 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 138th most popular actor.

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Among actors, Eli Wallach ranks 137 out of 8,832Before him are Viggo Mortensen, Antonio Banderas, Michael Gambon, Gwyneth Paltrow, Audie Murphy, and Laurence Olivier. After him are Shirley MacLaine, Ben Kingsley, Klaus Kinski, Jim Carrey, Max von Sydow, and Bibi Andersson.

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Among people born in 1915, Eli Wallach ranks 13Before him are Vasily Zaitsev, Moshe Dayan, David Rockefeller, Orson Welles, Arthur Miller, and Yitzhak Shamir. After him are Paul Samuelson, Hu Yaobang, Billie Holiday, Jerome Bruner, Joachim Peiper, and Fred Hoyle. Among people deceased in 2014, Eli Wallach ranks 9Before him are Eusébio, Alfredo Di Stéfano, Robin Williams, Eduard Shevardnadze, Claudio Abbado, and Wojciech Jaruzelski. After him are Joe Cocker, Nadine Gordimer, Luis Aragonés, Maximilian Schell, Jacques Le Goff, and Hiroo Onoda.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Eli Wallach ranks 266 out of 12,171Before him are Gwyneth Paltrow (1972), Audie Murphy (1925), Philip Kotler (1931), Brian Wilson (1942), Scatman John (1942), and Chet Baker (1929). After him are Philip Roth (1933), Raymond Chandler (1888), John Bardeen (1908), Shirley MacLaine (1934), John Stith Pemberton (1831), and William Henry Harrison (1773).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Eli Wallach ranks 71Before him are Fred Astaire (1899), Bette Davis (1908), Oliver Hardy (1892), Viggo Mortensen (1958), Gwyneth Paltrow (1972), and Audie Murphy (1925). After him are Shirley MacLaine (1934), Burt Lancaster (1913), Spencer Tracy (1900), Susan Sarandon (1946), Cameron Diaz (1972), and Ben Affleck (1972).