Frank Finlay

1926 - 2016

Frank Finlay

Francis Finlay, (6 August 1926 – 30 January 2016), known as Frank Finlay, was an English stage, film and television actor, Oscar-nominated for a supporting role as Iago in Laurence Olivier's 1965 film adaptation of Othello. His first leading television role came in 1971 in Casanova. This led to appearances on The Morecambe and Wise Show. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Frank Finlay has received more than 690,510 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,626th most popular actor.

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  • 690k

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  • 51.96

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 26

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.91

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.26

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Frank Finlay ranks 1,606 out of 8,832Before him are Jeff Daniels, Massimo Troisi, Annabella, Will Ferrell, Mila Kunis, and Amanda Seyfried. After him are Melissa Leo, Alison Steadman, Frederic Forrest, Ed Asner, Henry Cavill, and Jean Carmet.

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Among people born in 1926, Frank Finlay ranks 156Before him are Konstantin Feoktistov, Jimmy Savile, Mark Taimanov, John G. Kemeny, Kristen Nygaard, and Ricardo María Carles Gordó. After him are Estanislau Basora, Jeffrey Hunter, Prince Ferdinand, Duke of Castro, Ray Brown, Wolfgang Iser, and Shigeru Kayano. Among people deceased in 2016, Frank Finlay ranks 159Before him are Lola Novaković, Bernard Fox, Jay Wright Forrester, Curtis Hanson, Jacques Hamel, and Marc Riboud. After him are Meir Dagan, Gregorio Conrado Álvarez, Antonin Scalia, Prince Alexander of Yugoslavia, Héctor Babenco, and Scotty Moore.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Frank Finlay ranks 1,780 out of 5,347Before him are Henry Percy (1364), Edward Vernon (1684), G. M. B. Dobson (1889), Nevil Shute (1899), Geraldine McEwan (1932), and Roderick Murchison (1792). After him are Wilfred Owen (1893), Alison Steadman (1946), Prasutagus (50), Eric Campbell (1880), Arthur Gore (1868), and Saint Alban (300).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Frank Finlay ranks 226Before him are Sarah Miles (1941), Hugh Fraser (1945), Bernard Fox (1927), Joseph Fiennes (1970), Gemma Jones (1942), and Geraldine McEwan (1932). After him are Alison Steadman (1946), Eric Campbell (1880), Ida Lupino (1918), Eileen Essell (1922), Billy Connolly (1942), and Patricia Routledge (1929).