Lawrence O'Donnell

1951 - Today

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Lawrence Francis O'Donnell Jr. (born November 7, 1951) is an American television anchor, actor, political commentator, and host of The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell, an MSNBC opinion and news program that airs on weeknights.He was a writer and producer for the NBC series The West Wing (playing the role of the President's father in flashbacks) as well as creator and executive producer of the NBC series Mister Sterling. He also appeared as a recurring character on the HBO series, Big Love. O'Donnell began his political career as an aide to U.S. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lawrence O'Donnell has received more than 2,245,304 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 32 in 2019). Lawrence O'Donnell is the 8,597th most popular actor (down from 7,572nd in 2019), the 13,143rd most popular biography from United States (down from 10,459th in 2019) and the 4,391st most popular American Actor.

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  • 33

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  • 5.50

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Among actors, Lawrence O'Donnell ranks 8,597 out of 10,030. Before him are Clare Kramer, Christopher Castile, Tamera Mowry, John White, Niels Schneider, and Shenae Grimes. After him are John Dye, Andrew J. West, Allison Williams, Brian Baumgartner, Chelsi Smith, and Vivek Oberoi.

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Among people born in 1951, Lawrence O'Donnell ranks 548Before him are Deb Fischer, Julia Duffy, Charles E. Brady Jr., Bindu, Morgan Brittany, and David Johnson. After him are Justin Raimondo, Jim DeMint, Joe Sestak, Dirk Kempthorne, Simon Dickie, and John McDonnell.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Lawrence O'Donnell ranks 13,143 out of 15,968. Before him are Michael R. Clifford (1952), Christopher Castile (1980), Dave Mirra (1974), Ani DiFranco (1970), Sherwood C. Spring (1944), and Jerome Kersey (1962). After him are John Dye (1963), Andrew J. West (1983), Allison Williams (1988), Bill Callahan (1966), Vin Baker (1971), and Brian Baumgartner (1972).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Lawrence O'Donnell ranks 4,391Before him are Willow Shields (2000), Joshua Leonard (1975), Ashton Holmes (1978), Charlotte Ross (1968), Clare Kramer (1974), and Christopher Castile (1980). After him are John Dye (1963), Andrew J. West (1983), Allison Williams (1988), Brian Baumgartner (1972), Chelsi Smith (1973), and Tamara Gee (1972).

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