Jack Hawkins

1910 - 1973

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John Edward Hawkins, CBE (14 September 1910 – 18 July 1973) was an English actor who worked on stage and in film from the 1930s until the 1970s. One of the most popular British film stars of the 1950s, he was known for his portrayal of military men. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jack Hawkins has received more than 1,715,647 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 27 in 2019). Jack Hawkins is the 1,373rd most popular actor (up from 1,389th in 2019), the 1,520th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 1,580th in 2019) and the 195th most popular British Actor.

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  • 29

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  • 3.18

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  • 3.92

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Among actors, Jack Hawkins ranks 1,373 out of 10,030Before him are Paul Lukas, Brent Spiner, Jean-Gaspard Deburau, Solomon Mikhoels, Robert Downey Sr., and Kurtwood Smith. After him are Peter Lawford, Momoko Kōchi, Edward Mulhare, Will Ferrell, Akim Tamiroff, and Jason Isaacs.

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Among people born in 1910, Jack Hawkins ranks 87Before him are Pascoal Ranieri Mazzilli, Barthélemy Boganda, Julien Gracq, Maurice Papon, John W. Campbell, and Alex North. After him are Nguyễn Hữu Thọ, Giorgio Perlasca, Heinz Hoffmann, Maria Cebotari, Louis Slotin, and Howlin' Wolf. Among people deceased in 1973, Jack Hawkins ranks 82Before him are Merian C. Cooper, Laurence Harvey, Soong Ai-ling, Sessue Hayakawa, Ben Webster, and Roger Williamson. After him are Lorenzo Fernández, Marc Allégret, Alois Hába, Hans Globke, Jarno Saarinen, and Noël Coward.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Jack Hawkins ranks 1,520 out of 6,924Before him are Sandford Fleming (1827), Emma Darwin (1808), Thomas Babington Macaulay (1800), Martin Rees (1942), Roger Williamson (1948), and Edwin Abbott Abbott (1838). After him are Peter Lawford (1923), Richard Aldington (1892), Matthew Boulton (1728), Andrew Bertie (1929), George Grenville (1712), and Jason Isaacs (1963).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Jack Hawkins ranks 195Before him are Ciarán Hinds (1953), Geraldine McEwan (1932), Brenda Blethyn (1946), Gemma Jones (1942), Ralph Richardson (1902), and Elsa Lanchester (1902). After him are Peter Lawford (1923), Jason Isaacs (1963), Hugh Fraser (1945), Michael Redgrave (1908), Iain Glen (1961), and Rosamund Pike (1979).

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