John Kitzmiller

1913 - 1965

John Kitzmiller

John Kitzmiller (December 4, 1913 – February 23, 1965) was an American actor who worked in his native land, as well as Italy and the United Kingdom. Kitzmiller achieved his greatest fame as a popular and versatile actor in Europe, making an estimated forty European films. He is the first black American actor to win Best Actor award at Cannes Film Festival in 1957 for his role in the Slovenian film the Valley of Peace (film). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John Kitzmiller has received more than 136,993 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 2,406th most popular actor.

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  • 16

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  • 3.94

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  • 2.05

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, John Kitzmiller ranks 2,375 out of 8,832Before him are Ellen Terry, Ian Ziering, Rachel Roberts, Stanisław Mikulski, Lily Collins, and Troy Donahue. After him are Jim Carter, Dana Ivey, Tom Sizemore, Ferdinand Marian, Irene Cara, and Maia Morgenstern.

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Among people born in 1913, John Kitzmiller ranks 155Before him are Luis Miró, Otto Wichterle, Vince Lombardi, Charles Helou, Jean Nicolas, and Sourou-Migan Apithy. After him are František Čáp, Woody Herman, Helen Levitt, Barrington Moore Jr., Pak Song-chol, and Salvador Artigas. Among people deceased in 1965, John Kitzmiller ranks 97Before him are Mostafa El-Nahas, Viola Desmond, Abdullah Al-Salim Al-Sabah, Nikolay Lossky, Sonny Boy Williamson II, and D. N. Aidit. After him are Píndaro de Carvalho Rodrigues, Roger Vailland, Arthur Holmes, Eleanor Farjeon, Laureano Gómez, and Alejandro Casona.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, John Kitzmiller ranks 3,972 out of 12,171Before him are Raymond Damadian (1936), Donn F. Eisele (1930), Troy Donahue (1936), Walter J. Ong (1912), Laurens Hammond (1895), and John Fitch (1743). After him are Robert Crumb (1943), Tom Sizemore (1961), Irene Cara (1959), Wayne Rainey (1960), Jonathan Winters (1925), and Edward MacDowell (1860).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, John Kitzmiller ranks 1,157Before him are Bruce Cabot (1904), Joanne Dru (1922), Mariska Hargitay (1964), Richard Kiley (1922), Ian Ziering (1964), and Troy Donahue (1936). After him are Tom Sizemore (1961), Irene Cara (1959), Frank Morgan (1890), Cameron Mitchell (1918), Vanessa Hudgens (1988), and Melina Kanakaredes (1967).