Joe Turkel

1927 - Today

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Joe Turkel (born July 15, 1927) is an American character actor. He is known for his roles in Stanley Kubrick's films The Killing, Paths of Glory, and The Shining, and as Dr. Eldon Tyrell in Blade Runner. He also had roles in three of Bert I. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Joe Turkel has received more than 697,233 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Joe Turkel is the 2,061st most popular actor (down from 1,749th in 2019), the 3,502nd most popular biography from United States and the 1,000th most popular American Actor.

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  • 700k

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  • 63.27

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  • 19

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.63

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.72

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Joe Turkel ranks 2,061 out of 10,030Before him are Celeste Holm, Joss Ackland, Alba Flores, Bruce Boxleitner, Mae Murray, and André Dussollier. After him are Nurgül Yeşilçay, Teri Garr, Jack Nance, Úrsula Corberó, Aaron Paul, and Jonathan Groff.

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Among people born in 1927, Joe Turkel ranks 163Before him are Chandra Shekhar, David Hedison, Jack Cassidy, Paul Volcker, Patti Page, and Víctor Rodríguez Andrade. After him are Juan Alonso, Michael Gielen, Sadako Ogata, Vladimir Kuts, Victor Wong, and Joan Segarra.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Joe Turkel ranks 3,502 out of 15,968Before him are Joseph A. Walker (1921), Robert M. Pirsig (1928), Jon Krakauer (1954), Bruce Boxleitner (1950), Mae Murray (1885), and Meriwether Lewis (1774). After him are Teri Garr (1944), Dean Corll (1939), Jack Nance (1943), Richie Ginther (1930), Aaron Paul (1979), and Jonathan Groff (1985).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Joe Turkel ranks 1,000Before him are Gloria Foster (1933), Bud Abbott (1897), M. Emmet Walsh (1935), Celeste Holm (1917), Bruce Boxleitner (1950), and Mae Murray (1885). After him are Teri Garr (1944), Jack Nance (1943), Aaron Paul (1979), Jonathan Groff (1985), Melina Kanakaredes (1967), and Movita Castaneda (1916).

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