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Ewan McGregor

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Ewan Gordon McGregor ( YOO-ən; born 31 March 1971) is a Scottish actor. His accolades include a Golden Globe Award, a Primetime Emmy Award, and the BAFTA Britannia Humanitarian Award. In 2013, he was appointed Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) for his services to drama and charity.His first professional role was in 1993, as a leading role in the British Channel 4 series Lipstick on Your Collar. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ewan McGregor has received more than 24,824,716 page views. His biography is available in 70 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 67 in 2019). Ewan McGregor is the 759th most popular actor (down from 727th in 2019), the 922nd most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 908th in 2019) and the 117th most popular British Actor.

Ewan McGregor is most famous for his role as Obi-Wan Kenobi in the Star Wars franchise.

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  • 70

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  • 5.46

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  • 4.84

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Among actors, Ewan McGregor ranks 759 out of 9,996Before him are Inger Nilsson, José Ferrer, Dev Anand, Carroll Baker, Karen Grassle, and Héctor Elizondo. After him are Luke Perry, Ida Rubinstein, Sissy Spacek, Elisabeth Shue, Stephen Boyd, and Oliver Reed.

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Among people born in 1971, Ewan McGregor ranks 17Before him are Jeremy Renner, Anna Netrebko, Idina Menzel, Dolores O'Riordan, Snoop Dogg, and Lance Armstrong. After him are Ricky Martin, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Vitali Klitschko, Sacha Baron Cohen, Niko Kovač, and Pete Sampras.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Ewan McGregor ranks 922 out of 7,765Before him are Dua Lipa (1995), Jim Broadbent (1949), Alexander R. Todd (1907), Colin Chapman (1928), Sarah Brightman (1960), and Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872). After him are Steve Harris (1956), Isabella of England (1214), Karl Jenkins (1944), Thomas Willis (1621), Judith of Flanders (844), and Stephen Boyd (1931).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Ewan McGregor ranks 117Before him are Noah Jupe (2005), Kristin Scott Thomas (1960), Pete Postlethwaite (1946), Joan Collins (1933), Natasha Richardson (1963), and Jim Broadbent (1949). After him are Stephen Boyd (1931), Oliver Reed (1938), Jill Ireland (1936), Brian Cox (1946), Orlando Bloom (1977), and Michael Palin (1943).

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