George Brent

1904 - 1979

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George Brent (born George Brendan Nolan; 15 March 1904 – 26 May 1979) was an Irish-American stage, film, and television actor. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of George Brent has received more than 919,819 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). George Brent is the 6,013th most popular actor (down from 5,208th in 2019), the 278th most popular biography from Ireland (down from 249th in 2019) and the 45th most popular Irish Actor.

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  • 19

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  • 1.52

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  • 3.80

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Among actors, George Brent ranks 6,013 out of 10,030Before him are Luther Adler, Larry Storch, Carlos Ponce, Kim Nam-gil, Alan Rachins, and Claudia Black. After him are Macdonald Carey, Lionel Atwill, Dylan Minnette, Jason Acuña, Taissa Farmiga, and Jordan Chan.

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Among people born in 1904, George Brent ranks 264Before him are Patsy Ruth Miller, Louise Lorraine, Blind Boy Fuller, Jan Peerce, Charles "Buddy" Rogers, and Doris Eaton Travis. After him are Anna Neagle, Milburn Stone, George Formby, J. H. C. Whitehead, Laura La Plante, and Keith Holyoake. Among people deceased in 1979, George Brent ranks 211Before him are Mikhail Ogonkov, Bart McGhee, Charles Coughlin, Edgar Buchanan, Edward Akufo-Addo, and Arthur Fiedler. After him are Yuri Krylov, Elizabeth Ryan, Gracie Fields, Disappearance of Etan Patz, Vivian Vance, and Loren Murchison.

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In Ireland

Among people born in Ireland, George Brent ranks 278 out of 460Before him are Geraldine Somerville (1967), Edward Barrett (1877), Joseph Plunkett (1887), Robert Emmet (1778), Duncan Hamilton (1920), and Albert Reynolds (1932). After him are Denis Irwin (1965), Jack Lynch (1917), Terry Wogan (1938), Richard Mulcahy (1886), Colm Wilkinson (1944), and Leo Varadkar (1979).

Among ACTORS In Ireland

Among actors born in Ireland, George Brent ranks 45Before him are Ronan Keating (1977), Michael McElhatton (1963), Robert Sheehan (1988), Aidan Turner (1983), Colin O'Donoghue (1981), and Geraldine Somerville (1967). After him are Colm Wilkinson (1944), Jack Gleeson (1992), Milo O'Shea (1926), Dave Allen (1936), Allen Leech (1981), and Devon Murray (1988).

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