Harve Presnell

1933 - 2009

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George Harvey Presnell (September 14, 1933 – June 30, 2009) was an American actor and singer. He began his career in the mid-1950s as a classical baritone, singing with orchestras and opera companies throughout the United States. His career reoriented away from classical music to musical theatre in 1960 after Meredith Willson cast him in the lead role of his new Broadway musical The Unsinkable Molly Brown. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Harve Presnell has received more than 1,265,912 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Harve Presnell is the 3,970th most popular actor, the 6,185th most popular biography from United States and the 1,939th most popular American Actor.

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  • 15

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  • 2.19

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  • 2.89

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Among actors, Harve Presnell ranks 3,970 out of 10,030Before him are M. C. Gainey, Josh Lucas, Arianna Huffington, Leon Lai, Natalia Bessmertnova, and Ellen Albertini Dow. After him are Robert Harron, Gilbert Roland, Maggie Wheeler, Eddie Cantor, Hank Mann, and Ben Foster.

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Among people born in 1933, Harve Presnell ranks 301Before him are Viktor Kapitonov, Maurizio Arena, René Felber, Severino Poletto, Pedro Cubilla, and William Kahan. After him are Henry Hartsfield, Michael Frayn, Arnold Koller, Antón García Abril, Jiří Tichý, and Jean Vautrin. Among people deceased in 2009, Harve Presnell ranks 221Before him are Kim Manners, Jack Kramer, José Luis López Vázquez, Veronika Dudarova, Richard Todd, and Rodrigo Carazo Odio. After him are Lei Clijsters, Michel Leblond, Mary Travers, Léon Glovacki, Abel Goumba, and Helen Suzman.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Harve Presnell ranks 6,185 out of 15,968Before him are Benjamin Smith Barton (1766), Henry Clay Frick (1849), John Green (1977), Tim Miller (1964), Ellen Albertini Dow (1913), and David Weber (1952). After him are Robert Harron (1893), Taboo (1975), Maggie Wheeler (1961), Eddie Cantor (1892), Robert L. Eichelberger (1886), and Ben Foster (1980).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Harve Presnell ranks 1,939Before him are John Schneider (1960), James Morrison (1954), John McIntire (1907), M. C. Gainey (1948), Josh Lucas (1971), and Ellen Albertini Dow (1913). After him are Robert Harron (1893), Maggie Wheeler (1961), Eddie Cantor (1892), Ben Foster (1980), Piper Perabo (1976), and Connie Booth (1944).

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