Joan Hickson

1906 - 1998

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Joan Bogle Hickson, OBE (5 August 1906 – 17 October 1998) was an English actress of theatre, film and television. She was known for her role as Agatha Christie's Miss Marple in the television series Miss Marple. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Joan Hickson has received more than 1,062,580 page views. Her biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Joan Hickson is the 2,094th most popular actor (down from 1,621st in 2019), the 2,090th most popular biography from United Kingdom and the 270th most popular British Actor.

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Among actors, Joan Hickson ranks 2,094 out of 10,030Before her are Gina Gershon, Margaret Sullavan, Robert David Hall, Anthony Franciosa, Christopher Atkins, and Alexandra Daddario. After her are Holly Marie Combs, Sofia Helin, Tyga, Carla Gugino, Chris Tucker, and Juliette Lewis.

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Among people born in 1906, Joan Hickson ranks 149Before her are Francis Hong Yong-ho, Jørgen Juve, Andrei Kirilenko, Missak Manouchian, Raymond Sommer, and Artur Lundkvist. After her are Renate Müller, Zinka Milanov, J. R. Jayewardene, Flávio Costa, Alec Issigonis, and Pietro Serantoni. Among people deceased in 1998, Joan Hickson ranks 111Before her are Juan José Nogués, J. T. Walsh, Lia Manoliu, Olivier Gendebien, Slava Metreveli, and Joan Brossa. After her are John Chadwick, Yuri Artyukhin, Gene Autry, Samuel Eilenberg, Keisuke Kinoshita, and Bertil Nordahl.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Joan Hickson ranks 2,090 out of 6,924Before her are Robert Palmer (1949), Cynric (450), Gerry Adams (1948), Ian Dury (1942), John Gilbert Baker (1834), and Ine of Wessex (700). After her are Carl Palmer (1950), Peter Atkins (1940), Genesis P-Orridge (1950), Magnus Erlendsson, Earl of Orkney (1075), Joseph Larmor (1857), and Steve Winwood (1948).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Joan Hickson ranks 270Before her are Sylvester McCoy (1943), Ray Winstone (1957), Joss Ackland (1928), Edmund Kean (1787), Luke Evans (1979), and Stephen Rea (1946). After her are Nigel Hawthorne (1929), Ian Hart (1964), Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje (1967), Claude Rains (1889), Michael Byrne (1943), and Bob Peck (1945).

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