Geoffrey Hughes

1944 - 2012

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Geoffrey Hughes DL (2 February 1944 – 27 July 2012) was an English actor. Hughes provided the voice of Paul McCartney in the animated film Yellow Submarine (1968), and rose to fame for portraying much-loved bin man Eddie Yeats in the long-running British soap opera Coronation Street from 1974 to 1983, making a return to the show in 1987. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Geoffrey Hughes has received more than 1,563,977 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Geoffrey Hughes is the 4,439th most popular actor (down from 3,513th in 2019), the 3,586th most popular biography from United Kingdom and the 563rd most popular British Actor.

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  • 17

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  • 3.34

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Among actors, Geoffrey Hughes ranks 4,439 out of 10,030. Before him are Roger Lloyd-Pack, Garrett Morris, Vesa-Matti Loiri, Michael Imperioli, Melissa Joan Hart, and Patrick Bergin. After him are Mark Blum, Danny Lloyd, Gailard Sartain, Jane Powell, Gil Birmingham, and Adèle Exarchopoulos.

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Among people born in 1944, Geoffrey Hughes ranks 409Before him are Hui Liangyu, Helmut Dietl, James H. Clark, Carl I. Hagen, Roger Lloyd-Pack, and Sergio Markarián. After him are Seán Patrick O'Malley, Florin Gheorghiu, François Migault, Jimmy Johnstone, Li Changchun, and Margaret Avery. Among people deceased in 2012, Geoffrey Hughes ranks 303Before him are Franz West, Richard Rodney Bennett, Roberto Mieres, Amnon Lipkin-Shahak, Verghese Kurien, and Michael O'Hare. After him are Paul Shan Kuo-hsi, Peter Struck, Jorge Illueca, Sergey Nikolsky, Phillip V. Tobias, and Margaret Mahy.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Geoffrey Hughes ranks 3,586 out of 6,924. Before him are Karen Spärck Jones (1935), William Tenn (1920), Albert Oldman (1883), Roger Lloyd-Pack (1944), Steve Coogan (1965), and John Goodall (1863). After him are Richard Burns (1971), Hector Boece (1465), Chad of Mercia (634), Kenneth McAlpine (1920), Chris Coleman (1970), and Herbert Hall Turner (1861).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Geoffrey Hughes ranks 563Before him are Maud Gonne (1866), Samantha Morton (1977), Amira Casar (1971), Nigel Davenport (1928), Stanley Holloway (1890), and Roger Lloyd-Pack (1944). After him are Hugh Dancy (1975), Estelle Winwood (1883), Saffron Burrows (1972), Jake Weber (1963), Wilfrid Hyde-White (1903), and Dev Patel (1990).

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