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Holmes Herbert

1882 - 1956

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Holmes Herbert (born Horace Edward Jenner; 30 July 1882 – 26 December 1956) was an English character actor who appeared in Hollywood films from 1915 to 1952, often as a British gentleman. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Holmes Herbert has received more than 125,765 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Holmes Herbert is the 7,428th most popular actor (down from 7,213th in 2019), the 5,148th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 4,966th in 2019) and the 864th most popular British Actor.

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  • 130k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 39.87

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 17

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.34

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.20

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Holmes Herbert ranks 7,428 out of 9,996Before him are Skandar Keynes, Zhang Zilin, Lupita Jones, Bruce Weitz, Kim Jung-hyun, and Mary Jo Catlett. After him are Rob Paulsen, Alice Terry, John Pyper-Ferguson, Nona Gaye, Jennifer Syme, and David Robb.

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Among people born in 1882, Holmes Herbert ranks 249Before him are George Bonhag, Ethel Clayton, André Rischmann, Dora Marsden, Sybil Thorndike, and James Gleason. After him are Milton Sills, Noah Beery, Johnny Douglas, Gian Francesco Malipiero, Sam Rayburn, and Valeska Suratt. Among people deceased in 1956, Holmes Herbert ranks 196Before him are Henry Stephenson, Georg Brustad, René Bougnol, Christian Gitsham, Sam Langford, and Fanny Durack. After him are Bob Sweikert, Paul Kelly, Malik Ghulam Muhammad, John Geiger, Walt Faulkner, and Fred Allen.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Holmes Herbert ranks 5,148 out of 7,765Before him are Henry Vaughan (1621), Hannah John-Kamen (1989), Max Hastings (1945), William Wycherley (1640), Daley Thompson (1958), and Skandar Keynes (1991). After him are David Robb (1947), Ronald Searle (1920), Mary Warnock, Baroness Warnock (1924), John Arden (1930), David Kelly (1944), and Peter Christopherson (1955).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Holmes Herbert ranks 864Before him are Sophia Myles (1980), Gwilym Lee (1983), Yvonne Mitchell (1915), Jessica Brown Findlay (1989), Hannah John-Kamen (1989), and Skandar Keynes (1991). After him are David Robb (1947), Tulisa (1988), James Norton (1985), Alan Mowbray (1896), Finola Hughes (1959), and Juliet Stevenson (1956).

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