Gordon Jackson

1923 - 1990

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Gordon Cameron Jackson, (19 December 1923 – 15 January 1990) was a Scottish actor best remembered for his roles as the butler Angus Hudson in Upstairs, Downstairs and as George Cowley, the head of CI5, in The Professionals. He also portrayed Capt Jimmy Cairns in Tunes of Glory, and Flt. Lt. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Gordon Jackson has received more than 17,492 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia. Gordon Jackson is the 2,563rd most popular actor (down from 2,381st in 2019), the 2,345th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 2,274th in 2019) and the 323rd most popular Actor.

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  • 19

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Among actors, Gordon Jackson ranks 2,563 out of 9,996Before him are Richard Armitage, Vera Alentova, Phil Hartman, Angélica María, Soledad Miranda, and Eve Meyer. After him are Chuck Connors, Andrzej Seweryn, Michel Aumont, Choi Min-sik, Marlon Wayans, and Kim Bodnia.

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Among people born in 1923, Gordon Jackson ranks 190Before him are Hjalmar Andersen, Sam Phillips, Nazik Al-Malaika, Jean Delumeau, Harrison Dillard, and Fatmawati. After him are Stanisław Skrowaczewski, Grigory Romanov, Cathy O'Donnell, Michael V. Gazzo, Milt Jackson, and Gerald Götting. Among people deceased in 1990, Gordon Jackson ranks 127Before him are Paul Ariste, Armand Hammer, Dodie Smith, Luís Carlos Prestes, Juan José Arévalo, and John Hansen. After him are Magda Julin, Feng Youlan, Dámaso Alonso, Vasily Lazarev, José Napoleón Duarte, and Otto Ambros.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Gordon Jackson ranks 2,345 out of 7,765Before him are Peter Atkins (1940), William Gregor (1761), Tony Cragg (1949), Arthur Holmes (1890), Snowy White (1948), and Ian Hill (1952). After him are Jeremy Thorpe (1929), Brenda Milner (1918), Charles Burney (1726), Kevin McNally (1956), William Playfair (1759), and Laurence Doherty (1875).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Gordon Jackson ranks 323Before him are Bernard Fox (1927), Richard Madden (1986), Frank Finlay (1926), Maryam d'Abo (1960), Delroy Lindo (1952), and Richard Armitage (1971). After him are Kevin McNally (1956), Patrick Magee (1922), Ian Bannen (1928), John Neville (1925), Pauline Moran (1947), and Tania Mallet (1941).

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