Leif Erickson

1911 - 1986

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Leif Erickson (born William Wycliffe Anderson; October 27, 1911 – January 29, 1986) was an American stage, film, and television actor. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Leif Erickson has received more than 35,622 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Leif Erickson is the 2,604th most popular actor (up from 2,992nd in 2019), the 4,265th most popular biography from United States and the 1,274th most popular American Actor.

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  • 17

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  • 2.86

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Among actors, Leif Erickson ranks 2,604 out of 10,030Before him are Prunella Scales, Brian Austin Green, Annie Cordy, Jude Ciccolella, James Rebhorn, and Alexis Bledel. After him are Mikheil Chiaureli, Marion Ramsey, Andreas Katsulas, Ray Walston, Sydne Rome, and Mildred Natwick.

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Among people born in 1911, Leif Erickson ranks 155Before him are Mary Blair, Terry-Thomas, Paul Augustin Mayer, Louis Dumont, Aliya bint Ali, and Sachchidananda Vatsyayan. After him are Tarō Okamoto, Ralph Kirkpatrick, Kukrit Pramoj, Gustav Wetterström, Guy Burgess, and Abderrahmane Farès. Among people deceased in 1986, Leif Erickson ranks 124Before him are Murray Hamilton, James H. Wilkinson, Mika Antić, Teddy Wilson, Moses Finley, and Ernst Lehner. After him are Mohammad Kazem Shariatmadari, Juan Carlos Corazzo, Ernst Haas, Thierry Sabine, Broderick Crawford, and Jaroslav Burgr.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Leif Erickson ranks 4,265 out of 15,968Before him are Brian Austin Green (1973), A. Merritt (1884), Val Valentino (1956), Jude Ciccolella (1947), James Rebhorn (1948), and Alexis Bledel (1981). After him are Daniel McFadden (1937), Aldo Leopold (1887), Rebbie Jackson (1950), Ray Barretto (1929), Marion Ramsey (1947), and Andreas Katsulas (1946).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Leif Erickson ranks 1,274Before him are Evelyn Nesbit (1884), Carey Lowell (1961), Brian Austin Green (1973), Jude Ciccolella (1947), James Rebhorn (1948), and Alexis Bledel (1981). After him are Marion Ramsey (1947), Andreas Katsulas (1946), Ray Walston (1914), Sydne Rome (1951), Mildred Natwick (1905), and Jimmy Smits (1955).

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