Marlon Brando

1924 - 2004

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Marlon Brando Jr. (April 3, 1924 – July 1, 2004) was an American actor, director and activist with a career spanning 60 years, during which he won many accolades, including two Academy Awards for Best Actor, three BAFTA Awards for Best Foreign Actor and two Golden Globe Awards for Best Actor — Motion Picture Drama. He is regarded as one of the greatest and most influential actors in 20th century film. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Marlon Brando has received more than 22,761,820 page views. His biography is available in 131 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 129 in 2019). Marlon Brando is the 8th most popular actor (up from 11th in 2019), the 39th most popular biography from United States (down from 36th in 2019) and the 6th most popular American Actor.

Marlon Brando is most famous for his roles in A Streetcar Named Desire, On the Waterfront, and The Godfather.

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Among actors, Marlon Brando ranks 8 out of 10,030Before him are Marilyn Monroe, Sylvester Stallone, Bruce Lee, Alain Delon, Clint Eastwood, and Al Pacino. After him are Audrey Hepburn, Amitabh Bachchan, Anthony Hopkins, Robert De Niro, Sean Connery, and Brigitte Bardot.

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Among people born in 1924, Marlon Brando ranks 2Before him is Jimmy Carter. After him are George H. W. Bush, Charles Aznavour, Marcello Mastroianni, Abdullah of Saudi Arabia, Robert Mugabe, Kim Dae-jung, Truman Capote, Jean-François Lyotard, Eli Cohen, and Sarah Vaughan. Among people deceased in 2004, Marlon Brando ranks 2Before him is Ronald Reagan. After him are Yasser Arafat, Jacques Derrida, Ray Charles, Juliana of the Netherlands, Francis Crick, Henri Cartier-Bresson, Peter Ustinov, Elisabeth Kübler-Ross, Czesław Miłosz, and Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester.

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Among people born in United States, Marlon Brando ranks 39 out of 15,968Before him are Al Pacino (1940), Bill Gates (1955), Cher (1946), Eleanor Roosevelt (1884), George Washington (1732), and Howard Hughes (1905). After him are Charles Manson (1934), Wallis Simpson (1896), Stanley Kubrick (1928), Andy Warhol (1928), Robert De Niro (1943), and Henry Ford (1863).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Marlon Brando ranks 6Before him are Marilyn Monroe (1926), Sylvester Stallone (1946), Bruce Lee (1940), Clint Eastwood (1930), and Al Pacino (1940). After him are Robert De Niro (1943), Morgan Freeman (1937), Kirk Douglas (1916), Jack Nicholson (1937), James Stewart (1908), and Judy Garland (1922).

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