John McIntire

1907 - 1991

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John Herrick McIntire (June 27, 1907 – January 30, 1991) was an American character actor who appeared in 65 theatrical films and many television series. McIntire is well known for having replaced Ward Bond, upon Bond's sudden death in November 1960, as the star of NBC's Wagon Train. He played Christopher Hale, the leader of the wagon train (and successor to Bond's character, Seth Adams) from early 1961 to the series' end in 1965. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John McIntire has received more than 2,155,827 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia. John McIntire is the 4,256th most popular actor (up from 4,394th in 2019), the 6,259th most popular biography from United States (up from 6,586th in 2019) and the 1,906th most popular American Actor.

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Among actors, John McIntire ranks 4,256 out of 13,578Before him are Clive Russell, Kajal Aggarwal, Naima Wifstrand, Irina Alfyorova, Olive Borden, and Lorella De Luca. After him are Eric Sykes, Lola Beltrán, Hiroshi Kamiya, Constance Bennett, Wayne Rogers, and Naima Akef.

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Among people born in 1907, John McIntire ranks 256Before him are Sven Andersson, Antonín Vodička, Vasja Pirc, Fritz Wotruba, Martín Marculeta, and Ludwig Biermann. After him are Ramón de la Fuente Leal, Sigmund Ruud, Roger Blin, Earl Tupper, Ramón Guzmán, and Alberto Chividini. Among people deceased in 1991, John McIntire ranks 173Before him are György Szűcs, Olga Spessivtseva, Jean Langlais, Pierre Brunet, Ellen Braumüller, and Alfred Eisenbeisser. After him are Boris Papandopulo, Eva Le Gallienne, Adãozinho, Josef Stroh, George Abecassis, and Franz Brunner.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, John McIntire ranks 6,259 out of 20,380Before him are Spencer Haywood (1949), Dan Graham (1942), Vinnie Paul (1964), Fred Kelly (1891), Olive Borden (1906), and Ashrita Furman (1954). After him are Zane Grey (1872), Richard Anuszkiewicz (1930), Constance Bennett (1904), Wayne Rogers (1933), Peter Norton (1943), and Robert John Burke (1960).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, John McIntire ranks 1,906Before him are Renee O'Connor (1971), Aria Giovanni (1977), Carl Switzer (1927), Nicholas Hammond (1950), Harry Davenport (1866), and Olive Borden (1906). After him are Constance Bennett (1904), Wayne Rogers (1933), Robert John Burke (1960), Billy Barty (1924), Harrison Young (1930), and Rand Brooks (1918).

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