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Eric Campbell

1880 - 1917

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Alfred Eric Campbell (26 April 1879 – 20 December 1917) was a Scottish actor. He was a key member of Charlie Chaplin's film ensemble, invariably playing an intimidating bully, and appeared in eleven of Chaplin's films before he was killed in a car crash at the age of 38. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Eric Campbell has received more than 12,370 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia. Eric Campbell is the 1,620th most popular actor (up from 1,675th in 2019), the 1,656th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 1,767th in 2019) and the 235th most popular British Actor.

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Among actors, Eric Campbell ranks 1,620 out of 9,996Before him are Evangeline Lilly, Marianne Koch, Patrick Duffy, Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, Sidse Babett Knudsen, and Lupe Vélez. After him are James Remar, Heather Locklear, Jean-Marie Collot d'Herbois, Machine Gun Kelly, Wendy Hiller, and Elsa Lanchester.

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Among people born in 1880, Eric Campbell ranks 75Before him are Lincoln Ellsworth, Osami Nagano, Nikolaj Velimirović, Volodymyr Vynnychenko, Ivar Kreuger, and Hermann von Keyserling. After him are Jan Kubelík, Arnold Gesell, Sholem Asch, Marie Stopes, Carl Van Vechten, and Leon Rupnik. Among people deceased in 1917, Eric Campbell ranks 44Before him are Lucien Petit-Breton, Kristian Birkeland, Matthias Zurbriggen, Duke Philipp of Württemberg, Boris Stürmer, and Andrew Taylor Still. After him are Ecaterina Teodoroiu, Édouard Drumont, Eugène Grasset, Spyridon Samaras, Yevgeni Ivanovich Alekseyev, and Manuel de Arriaga.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Eric Campbell ranks 1,656 out of 7,765Before him are Herbert James Draper (1863), Vera Brittain (1893), William Watson (1715), Arnold Toynbee (1852), Sandford Fleming (1827), and Thomas Gray (1716). After him are Harriet Martineau (1802), Sidney Webb, 1st Baron Passfield (1859), Wendy Hiller (1912), Christina Rossetti (1830), Christopher Robin Milne (1920), and Edward Young (1683).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Eric Campbell ranks 235Before him are James Cosmo (1947), Geraldine James (1950), Stephen Rea (1946), Ida Lupino (1918), Robert Powell (1944), and Eileen Essell (1922). After him are Wendy Hiller (1912), Elsa Lanchester (1902), Samantha Eggar (1939), Charles Gray (1928), Rupert Grint (1988), and Miranda Richardson (1958).

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