Leslie Phillips

1924 - Today

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Leslie Samuel Phillips (born 20 April 1924) is an English retired actor, voice artist and author. He achieved prominence in the 1950s, often playing smooth, upper-class comic roles utilising his "Ding Dong" and "He-llo" catchphrases. He appeared in the Carry On and Doctor in the House film series as well as the long-running BBC radio comedy series The Navy Lark. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Leslie Phillips has received more than 1,970,504 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Leslie Phillips is the 5,054th most popular actor (down from 4,131st in 2019), the 3,992nd most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 3,311th in 2019) and the 637th most popular British Actor.

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  • 21

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  • 1.47

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  • 4.17

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Among actors, Leslie Phillips ranks 5,054 out of 10,030Before him are Käthe von Nagy, Nina Ananiashvili, Antonio Ozores, Christine Estabrook, Moira Shearer, and Nathaniel Parker. After him are Veronica Ferres, Liz Torres, Jessica Jung, Michael Badalucco, Christian Coulson, and Sean Pertwee.

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Among people born in 1924, Leslie Phillips ranks 343Before him are Hubert Curien, Earl Scruggs, Joseph Nérette, Thomas Berger, George Amick, and Arkady Vorobyov. After him are Paulo Muwanga, Jackie Milburn, Carroll O'Connor, Yvonne Brill, Sofía Ímber, and Erzsébet Gulyás-Köteles.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Leslie Phillips ranks 3,992 out of 6,924Before him are Steve Jackson (1951), Henry Hyndman (1842), Moira Shearer (1926), Michael Foot (1913), Nathaniel Parker (1962), and William Sherard (1659). After him are Herbert Ponting (1870), George Cohen (1939), Tyson Fury (1988), Jimmy Gallagher (1901), John Pond (1767), and Frank Swift (1913).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Leslie Phillips ranks 637Before him are Peter Firth (1953), Tony Jay (1933), Susan Hampshire (1937), Alex Pettyfer (1990), Moira Shearer (1926), and Nathaniel Parker (1962). After him are Christian Coulson (1978), Sean Pertwee (1964), Charlotte Riley (1981), Frances O'Connor (1967), James D'Arcy (1975), and Luke Goss (1968).

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