Mack Sennett

1880 - 1960

Mack Sennett

Mack Sennett (born Michael Sinnott; January 17, 1880 – November 5, 1960) was a Canadian-American film actor, director, and producer, and studio head, known as the 'King of Comedy'. Born in Melbourne, Quebec, in 1880, he started in films in the Biograph Company of New York, and later opened Keystone Studios in Edendale, California in 1912. Keystone possessed the first fully enclosed film stage, and Sennett became famous as the originator of slapstick routines such as pie-throwing and car-chases, as seen in the Keystone Cops films. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mack Sennett has received more than 428,716 page views. His biography is available in 41 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 764th most popular actor.

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Among actors, Mack Sennett ranks 759 out of 8,832Before him are Marika Rökk, Tod Browning, Eva Green, Franco Columbu, Robert Loggia, and Jennifer Connelly. After him are Rossana Podestà, Cybill Shepherd, Senta Berger, Amy Adams, Marty Feldman, and Inger Nilsson.

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Among people born in 1880, Mack Sennett ranks 42Before him are Alfred Einstein, Lionel Logue, Ernest Bloch, Alice Bailey, Gideon Sundback, and Tod Browning. After him are Akiba Rubinstein, María de las Mercedes, Princess of Asturias, Mohammed Alim Khan, Alexander Grin, Ugo Cavallero, and Sarah Knauss. Among people deceased in 1960, Mack Sennett ranks 36Before him are Grand Duchess Xenia Alexandrovna of Russia, Ernst von Dohnányi, Ida Rubinstein, Frank Lloyd, Henri Guisan, and Otoya Yamaguchi. After him are Norodom Suramarit, Victor Klemperer, Beno Gutenberg, Jussi Björling, Paul Abraham, and Archduchess Elisabeth Amalie of Austria.

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In Canada

Among people born in Canada, Mack Sennett ranks 61 out of 840Before him are Conrad Bain (1923), Sidney Altman (1939), William Vickrey (1914), Jean Vanier (1928), James Randi (1928), and Ryan Gosling (1980). After him are Donald O. Hebb (1904), David H. Hubel (1926), Steven Pinker (1954), Rachel McAdams (1978), Rudolph A. Marcus (1923), and Geneviève Bujold (1942).

Among ACTORS In Canada

Among actors born in Canada, Mack Sennett ranks 15Before him are Dan Aykroyd (1952), Lois Maxwell (1927), Ryan Reynolds (1976), Glenn Ford (1916), Conrad Bain (1923), and Ryan Gosling (1980). After him are Rachel McAdams (1978), Geneviève Bujold (1942), Mike Myers (1963), Carrie-Anne Moss (1967), Victor Garber (1949), and Norma Shearer (1902).