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John Shrapnel

1942 - 2020

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John Morley Shrapnel (27 April 1942 – 14 February 2020) was an English actor. He is known mainly for his stage work with the Royal Shakespeare Company and the National Theatre in the United Kingdom and for his many television appearances. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John Shrapnel has received more than 804,276 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. John Shrapnel is the 3,273rd most popular actor, the 2,777th most popular biography from United Kingdom and the 408th most popular British Actor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 800k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 49.26

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 16

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.15

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.54

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, John Shrapnel ranks 3,273 out of 9,996Before him are Caroline Goodall, Brie Larson, William Smith, Marga López, Lupita Tovar, and Ethel Merman. After him are Burt Ward, Brian Thompson, Titus Welliver, Luke Wilson, Amanda Peet, and Billy Burke.

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Among people born in 1942, John Shrapnel ranks 349Before him are Jean Shrimpton, Ricardo Blázquez, Marsha Mason, C. J. Cherryh, Pål Tyldum, and Bo Johansson. After him are Pamela Tiffin, Želimir Žilnik, Richard O'Brien, Roshan Seth, Meredith Monk, and Sterling Morrison. Among people deceased in 2020, John Shrapnel ranks 298Before him are Juan Giménez, Nina Bocharova, Gudrun Pausewang, Ljiljana Petrović, Prahlad Jani, and Barry Hulshoff. After him are Pamela Tiffin, Tomás Balcázar, Frederick Ballantyne, Mikhail Zhvanetsky, Ronald Graham, and S. P. Balasubrahmanyam.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, John Shrapnel ranks 2,777 out of 7,765Before him are Freddie Bartholomew (1924), Edmund Gunter (1581), Laura Ashley (1925), Caroline Goodall (1959), Ronald Speirs (1920), and Cosmo Duff-Gordon (1862). After him are Geoff Duke (1923), Ronald Fairbairn (1889), Anna Kingsford (1846), William Hunter (1718), Eric Gill (1882), and Jim Sturgess (1978).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, John Shrapnel ranks 408Before him are Flora Robson (1902), Nicol Williamson (1936), Lennie James (1965), Tom Baker (1934), Freddie Bartholomew (1924), and Caroline Goodall (1959). After him are Jim Sturgess (1978), Barry Jackson (1938), Lesley-Anne Down (1954), Richard O'Brien (1942), Ray Cooney (1932), and Rita Tushingham (1942).

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