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Keith Michell

1926 - 2015

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Keith Joseph Michell (1 December 1926 – 20 November 2015) was an Australian actor who worked primarily in the United Kingdom, and was best known for his television and film portrayals of King Henry VIII. He appeared extensively in Shakespeare and other classics and musicals in Britain, and was also in several Broadway productions. He was an artistic director of the Chichester Festival Theatre in the 1970s and later had a recurring role on Murder, She Wrote as the charming thief Dennis Stanton. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Keith Michell has received more than 652,493 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Keith Michell is the 4,531st most popular actor (down from 4,109th in 2019), the 185th most popular biography from Australia (down from 174th in 2019) and the 56th most popular Australian Actor.

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  • 46.33

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  • 21

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.55

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  • 3.28

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Keith Michell ranks 4,531 out of 9,996Before him are Rosie O'Donnell, Eve Arden, Christian Bach, Ku Hye-sun, Jenny Agutter, and Celia Weston. After him are Vadim Glowna, Bae Doona, Julian Richings, George O'Brien, Alan Tudyk, and Kevin McKidd.

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Among people born in 1926, Keith Michell ranks 318Before him are Abel Goumba, Hermann Kant, Armand Penverne, Zig Ziglar, David Tudor, and Sverre Stenersen. After him are Paul G. Comba, Roberto Goyeneche, Bernhard Klodt, Lucien Sève, Joseíto, and Metaksia Simonyan. Among people deceased in 2015, Keith Michell ranks 289Before him are Cilla Black, Oleg Bryjak, Nigel Terry, Lia van Leer, Veijo Meri, and Dolph Schayes. After him are Leo Kadanoff, Eric Arturo Delvalle, Johan Ferner, Richard Dysart, Martin Gilbert, and Helmut Dietl.

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In Australia

Among people born in Australia, Keith Michell ranks 185 out of 925Before him are Deborra-Lee Furness (1955), Alfred Deakin (1856), Barry Humphries (1934), John Landy (1930), Frederick Lane (1880), and William McMahon (1908). After him are Ashley Cooper (1936), May Robson (1858), John Pilger (1939), Quentin Bryce (1942), Mark Evans (1956), and Jai Courtney (1986).

Among ACTORS In Australia

Among actors born in Australia, Keith Michell ranks 56Before him are Bob Morley (1984), Emilie de Ravin (1981), Anna Torv (1979), Jacinda Barrett (1972), Deborra-Lee Furness (1955), and Barry Humphries (1934). After him are May Robson (1858), Jai Courtney (1986), Eliza Taylor (1989), Costas Mandylor (1965), Teresa Palmer (1986), and Isabel Lucas (1985).

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