Leo G. Carroll

1886 - 1972

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Leo Gratten Carroll (25 October 1886 – 16 October 1972) was an English actor. He was best known for his roles in six Hitchcock films including Spellbound, Strangers on a Train and North by Northwest, and in three television series, Topper, Going My Way, and The Man from U.N.C.L.E.. He is name checked in the song "Science Fiction/Double Feature" from The Rocky Horror Show with the line "I knew Leo G. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Leo G. Carroll has received more than 669,434 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Leo G. Carroll is the 2,228th most popular actor (up from 2,852nd in 2019), the 2,192nd most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 2,622nd in 2019) and the 291st most popular British Actor.

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  • 2.71

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Among actors, Leo G. Carroll ranks 2,228 out of 10,030. Before him are Anne Francis, Edmond O'Brien, John Doman, Lisa Gastoni, Fons Rademakers, and Gong Yoo. After him are Taylor Lautner, Heinrich George, Rachel Roberts, Jill Clayburgh, Eric Tsang, and Ulrich Thomsen.

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Among people born in 1886, Leo G. Carroll ranks 128Before him are May Ziade, Erich Salomon, John Vereker, 6th Viscount Gort, Johnny Hayes, Othmar Schoeck, and Delmira Agustini. After him are H.D., José Linhares, Kurt Hahn, Grigory Neujmin, Rash Behari Bose, and Florence Lawrence. Among people deceased in 1972, Leo G. Carroll ranks 101Before him are Friedrich Christiansen, Robert Casadesus, Joseph Paul-Boncour, Joseph Cornell, Giangiacomo Feltrinelli, and Mahendra of Nepal. After him are Alfred Schmidt, Roberto Clemente, Ángel Romano, Antal Szabó, Deniz Gezmiş, and Vladimir Durković.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Leo G. Carroll ranks 2,192 out of 6,924. Before him are Robert Brown (1921), Louisa Adams (1775), John Playfair (1748), Jack W. Szostak (1952), Marie Stopes (1880), and Michael Bond (1926). After him are John Madden (1949), John Owen (1616), Charles Kingsley (1819), Rachel Roberts (1927), John Osborne (1929), and Liam Payne (1993).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Leo G. Carroll ranks 291Before him are Barbara Steele (1937), Kit Harington (1986), Edmund Gwenn (1877), Sarah Siddons (1755), Nicollette Sheridan (1963), and Robert Brown (1921). After him are Rachel Roberts (1927), Lily Collins (1989), Olivia Colman (1974), Mark Rylance (1960), Mark Williams (1959), and Thandie Newton (1972).

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