Liam Neeson

1952 - Today

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William John Neeson (born 7 June 1952) is an actor from Northern Ireland. He has received several accolades throughout his career, including nominations for an Academy Award, a British Academy Film Award, two Tony Awards, and three Golden Globe Awards. In 2020, he was placed 7th on The Irish Times list of Ireland's 50 Greatest Film Actors.In 1976, Neeson joined the Lyric Players' Theatre in Belfast for two years. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Liam Neeson has received more than 26,677,562 page views. His biography is available in 82 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 78 in 2019). Liam Neeson is the 73rd most popular actor (down from 68th in 2019), the 126th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 134th in 2019) and the 12th most popular British Actor.

Liam Neeson is most famous for his role as Oskar Schindler in the film Schindler's List.

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  • 79.70

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  • 82

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  • 8.30

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  • 4.23

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Among actors, Liam Neeson ranks 73 out of 10,030Before him are Nicolas Cage, Jon Voight, Will Smith, Brad Pitt, Gina Lollobrigida, and Catherine Deneuve. After him are Vin Diesel, Clark Gable, Gérard Depardieu, Toshiro Mifune, Paul Newman, and Tom Hanks.

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Among people born in 1952, Liam Neeson ranks 5Before him are Vladimir Putin, Patrick Swayze, Harvey Weinstein, and Steven Seagal. After him are Orhan Pamuk, Vajiralongkorn, Roberto Benigni, Park Geun-hye, Christopher Reeve, Mickey Rourke, and Jostein Gaarder.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Liam Neeson ranks 126 out of 6,924Before him are Geoffrey Chaucer (1343), Jane Seymour (1508), Robert Owen (1771), John Milton (1608), John, King of England (1166), and Saint Patrick (385). After him are Æthelstan (895), Ecgberht, King of Wessex (800), Elizabeth of York (1466), Robert Baden-Powell, 1st Baron Baden-Powell (1857), William IV of the United Kingdom (1765), and James II of England (1633).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Liam Neeson ranks 12Before him are Roger Moore (1927), Ian McKellen (1939), Maggie Smith (1934), Christopher Lee (1922), Michael Caine (1933), and Alan Rickman (1946). After him are Judi Dench (1934), Rowan Atkinson (1955), Cary Grant (1904), Helen Mirren (1945), Laurence Olivier (1907), and Ben Kingsley (1943).

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