Graham Chapman

1941 - 1989

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Graham Chapman (8 January 1941 – 4 October 1989) was an English comedian, writer, actor, and author and was one of the six members of the British surreal comedy group Monty Python. He played authority figures such as the Colonel and the lead role in two Python films, Holy Grail (1975) and Life of Brian (1979). Chapman was born in Leicester and was raised in Melton Mowbray. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Graham Chapman has received more than 4,601,665 page views. His biography is available in 48 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 46 in 2019). Graham Chapman is the 647th most popular actor (down from 527th in 2019), the 806th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 735th in 2019) and the 100th most popular British Actor.

Graham Chapman is most famous for being a member of the Monty Python comedy troupe.

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Among actors, Graham Chapman ranks 647 out of 10,030Before him are Linda Hunt, David McCallum, Milena Dravić, Mr. T, Cléo de Mérode, and Sarah Jessica Parker. After him are Marty Feldman, Robert Powell, Cornel Wilde, Horst Buchholz, Lila Kedrova, and Hardy Krüger.

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Among people born in 1941, Graham Chapman ranks 71Before him are Robert Forster, Milan Kučan, Riccardo Muti, Jacques Perrin, Gérson, and Aimé Jacquet. After him are Lella Lombardi, Mohamed Ghannouchi, Vladimir Voronin, Kyu Sakamoto, Joseph Hooton Taylor Jr., and Louis Ignarro. Among people deceased in 1989, Graham Chapman ranks 44Before him are Danilo Kiš, Sugar Ray Robinson, Michel Aflaq, Irving Stone, George Beadle, and Joris Ivens. After him are Cornel Wilde, John Payne, Princess Deokhye, Valentin Glushko, Alfonso, Duke of Anjou and Cádiz, and Irving Berlin.

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Among people born in United Kingdom, Graham Chapman ranks 806 out of 6,924Before him are Keith Moon (1946), Michael Atiyah (1929), George Herbert, 5th Earl of Carnarvon (1866), Vera Lynn (1917), Chris Rea (1951), and James Gregory (1638). After him are Colin Chapman (1928), Thomas Cavendish (1560), Elizabeth Boleyn, Countess of Wiltshire (1480), Marty Feldman (1934), Robert Powell (1944), and Malcolm III of Scotland (1031).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Graham Chapman ranks 100Before him are John Gielgud (1904), Derek Jacobi (1938), Honor Blackman (1925), Tilda Swinton (1960), Tom Hardy (1977), and David McCallum (1933). After him are Marty Feldman (1934), Robert Powell (1944), Benedict Cumberbatch (1976), Michael York (1942), Julie Walters (1950), and Bernard Hill (1944).

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