Joseph Wiseman

1918 - 2009

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Joseph Wiseman (May 15, 1918 – October 19, 2009) was a Canadian-American theatre, film, and television actor, well known for starring as the villain Julius No in the first James Bond film, Dr. No in 1962. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Joseph Wiseman has received more than 676,410 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Joseph Wiseman is the 1,429th most popular actor (up from 1,447th in 2019), the 110th most popular biography from Canada (up from 122nd in 2019) and the 32nd most popular Canadian Actor.

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  • 23

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  • 4.03

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  • 2.98

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Among actors, Joseph Wiseman ranks 1,429 out of 10,030Before him are Elizabeth Hurley, Sam Worthington, Barbara Brylska, Jo Van Fleet, Nicola Di Bari, and Amber Heard. After him are Eileen Atkins, Josh Duhamel, Nicoletta Braschi, Katherine Heigl, Jean Delannoy, and Rossy de Palma.

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Among people born in 1918, Joseph Wiseman ranks 97Before him are Gara Garayev, Theodore Sturgeon, Bernd Alois Zimmermann, Lo Wei, Ben Johnson, and Massimo Girotti. After him are Aldo van Eyck, Ajahn Chah, Raimon Panikkar, Fernando Peyroteo, Vasyl Sukhomlynsky, and Cameron Mitchell. Among people deceased in 2009, Joseph Wiseman ranks 94Before him are Pat Hingle, Brittany Murphy, Edward Schillebeeckx, Vasily Aksyonov, Félix Malloum, and Hélio Gracie. After him are Knut Haugland, Frank McCourt, Willy DeVille, Johannes Mario Simmel, Inger Christensen, and David Eddings.

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In Canada

Among people born in Canada, Joseph Wiseman ranks 110 out of 1,130Before him are Myron Scholes (1941), Joshua Slocum (1844), Gil Evans (1912), Tom Cavanagh (1963), Michael Ironside (1950), and William Lyon Mackenzie King (1874). After him are Nathan Fillion (1971), Ann Rutherford (1917), William Osler (1849), Lorne Greene (1915), Marie-Louise Meilleur (1880), and Graham Greene (1952).

Among ACTORS In Canada

Among actors born in Canada, Joseph Wiseman ranks 32Before him are Deanna Durbin (1921), Bruce Greenwood (1956), William B. Davis (1938), Katheryn Winnick (1977), Tom Cavanagh (1963), and Michael Ironside (1950). After him are Nathan Fillion (1971), Ann Rutherford (1917), Lorne Greene (1915), Graham Greene (1952), Margot Kidder (1948), and Fay Wray (1907).

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