Joe E. Brown

1891 - 1973

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Joseph Evans Brown (July 28, 1891 – July 6, 1973) was an American actor and comedian, remembered for his amiable screen persona, comic timing, and enormous elastic-mouth smile. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Joe E. Brown has received more than 691,607 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia. Joe E. Brown is the 5,793rd most popular actor (down from 4,037th in 2019), the 9,013th most popular biography from United States and the 2,932nd most popular American Actor.

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  • 18

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  • 1.45

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  • 3.84

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Among actors, Joe E. Brown ranks 5,793 out of 10,030Before him are Nam Joo-hyuk, Eddie Cahill, Nick Frost, Beate Eriksen, Leila Hatami, and Frank Dillane. After him are Nana Mizuki, Celia Johnson, Curt Lowens, W. Morgan Sheppard, Angelababy, and Jerry Trainor.

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Among people born in 1891, Joe E. Brown ranks 210Before him are Leo Burnett, Hendrik Adamson, Tullio Bozza, Irving Pichel, Charles Coughlin, and William Christian Bullitt Jr.. After him are Madge Kennedy, Gene Lockhart, Kenneth Anderson, Stanley Spencer, Irene Rich, and Carl W. Stalling. Among people deceased in 1973, Joe E. Brown ranks 210Before him are Clarence White, Dudley Senanayake, Nasif Estéfano, Oliver Macdonald, Balraj Sahni, and Ernst Klodwig. After him are Hans Haas, J. Carrol Naish, Lila Lee, Tim Holt, Arthur Fadden, and David Lack.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Joe E. Brown ranks 9,013 out of 15,968Before him are Walker Percy (1916), Nelly (1974), Jim Hall (1935), Eddie Cahill (1978), Anikka Albrite (1988), and Buck Owens (1929). After him are Zitkala-Sa (1876), C. I. Lewis (1883), Roberta Williams (1953), Chuck Liddell (1969), Mike Godwin (1956), and Jerry Trainor (1977).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Joe E. Brown ranks 2,932Before him are Dorothy Janis (1912), Barbara Loden (1932), Billy Porter (1969), Janine Turner (1962), Ruth Roland (1892), and Eddie Cahill (1978). After him are Jerry Trainor (1977), Adrian Pasdar (1965), Stephen McNally (1911), Mark Feuerstein (1971), John Cullum (1930), and Todd Bridges (1965).

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