ACTOR

Elisabeth Sladen

1946 - 2011

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Elisabeth Clara Heath-Sladen (1 February 1946 – 19 April 2011) was an English actress best known for her role as Sarah Jane Smith in the British television series Doctor Who. She was a regular cast member from 1973 to 1976, alongside both Jon Pertwee and Tom Baker, and reprised the role many times in subsequent decades, both on Doctor Who and its spin-offs, K-9 and Company and The Sarah Jane Adventures.Sladen was interested in ballet and theatre from childhood, and began to appear on stage in the mid-1960s, although she was more often a stage manager at this time. She moved to London in 1970 and an appearance in the police drama Z-Cars led to her being selected for a part in Doctor Who. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Elisabeth Sladen has received more than 1,218,903 page views. Her biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia. Elisabeth Sladen is the 5,344th most popular actor (down from 4,436th in 2019), the 4,137th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 3,447th in 2019) and the 671st most popular British Actor.

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  • 4.31

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Among ACTORS

Among actors, Elisabeth Sladen ranks 5,344 out of 10,030. Before her are Oona Chaplin, Nana Visitor, Desmond Harrington, Audrey Fleurot, April Bowlby, and Katrin Cartlidge. After her are Jerry Hardin, Dana Carvey, Juliane Köhler, Connie Sawyer, Betty Gilpin, and Kirk Cameron.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1946, Elisabeth Sladen ranks 510Before her are Ramsey Campbell, Alberto Colombo, Nader Al-Dahabi, Francesco Montenegro, Shahrnush Parsipur, and Angéla Németh. After her are Hrvoje Horvat, Simeon Simeonov, Robert Sara, Franz Xaver Kroetz, Gordon Haskell, and Dimitrij Rupel. Among people deceased in 2011, Elisabeth Sladen ranks 331Before her are Filoimea Telito, Günther Bechem, Dick King-Smith, Bernard Collomb, Ryan Dunn, and Paul Motian. After her are Mick Karn, Noemí Simonetto de Portela, George Baker, Kjell Johansson, Mamoni Raisom Goswami, and Iván Menczel.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Elisabeth Sladen ranks 4,137 out of 6,924. Before her are Jadon Sancho (2000), Vincent Nichols (1945), John Pulman (1923), Katrin Cartlidge (1961), Mary Adela Blagg (1858), and Malcolm Bradbury (1932). After her are William Yarrell (1784), Ron Flockhart (1923), Peter Taylor (1928), Thomas Love Peacock (1785), George Ezra (1993), and Ray Wilkins (1956).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Elisabeth Sladen ranks 671Before her are Ricky Whittle (1981), Isaac Hempstead Wright (1999), Ian Charleson (1949), Bradley James (1983), Kris Marshall (1973), and Katrin Cartlidge (1961). After her are Alfred Enoch (1988), Gary Daniels (1963), Derek Fowlds (1937), Adam Godley (1964), Richard Briers (1934), and Anthony Newley (1931).

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