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Geoffrey Palmer

1927 - 2020

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Geoffrey Dyson Palmer (4 June 1927 – 5 November 2020) was an English actor. He was best known for his roles in British television sitcoms playing Jimmy Anderson in The Fall and Rise of Reginald Perrin (1976–79), Ben Parkinson in Butterflies (1978–1983) and Lionel Hardcastle in As Time Goes By (1992–2005). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Geoffrey Palmer has received more than 25,813 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Geoffrey Palmer is the 8,142nd most popular actor, the 5,475th most popular biography from United Kingdom and the 953rd most popular British Actor.

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  • 26k

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  • 38.16

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 15

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.29

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.56

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Geoffrey Palmer ranks 8,142 out of 9,996Before him are Tatyana Ali, Joseph Mawle, Gene Reynolds, Gülben Ergen, Donnelly Rhodes, and Tony Hale. After him are Olivia Cooke, Valentina Cervi, Justin Roiland, Leïla Bekhti, Frank Faylen, and Kento Yamazaki.

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Among people born in 1927, Geoffrey Palmer ranks 416Before him are Robert Bork, Malcolm Allison, Connie Kay, Red Kelly, Nayantara Sahgal, and Nancy Dupree. After him are Dick Savitt, Bill McGarry, Varkey Vithayathil, John Dankworth, Leslie Claudius, and Ted Burgin. Among people deceased in 2020, Geoffrey Palmer ranks 671Before him are Pop Smoke, Gregory Areshian, Alfredo Lim, Vadão, Nicholas Parsons, and Gene Reynolds. After him are Erick Morillo, Tarun Gogoi, Jay Benedict, Mac Davis, Road Warrior Animal, and Nate Brooks.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Geoffrey Palmer ranks 5,475 out of 7,765Before him are Jane Leeves (1961), Joseph Mawle (1974), John Leckie (1949), Thomas Griffith Taylor (1880), Alfred Bowerman (1873), and Jimmy Mullen (1923). After him are Olivia Cooke (1993), Lee Ryan (1983), Glen Johnson (1984), Mark Clattenburg (1975), John Spencer (1935), and Ed Speleers (1988).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Geoffrey Palmer ranks 953Before him are Carlo Rota (1961), Max Irons (1985), Sarah Harding (1981), Lucy Davis (1973), Jane Leeves (1961), and Joseph Mawle (1974). After him are Olivia Cooke (1993), Ed Speleers (1988), Sean Lock (1963), Marsha Thomason (1976), Richard Coyle (1974), and Herbert Beerbohm Tree (1852).

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