Michael Gough

1916 - 2011

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Francis Michael Gough ( GOF; 23 November 1916 – 17 March 2011) was a British character actor who made more than 150 film and television appearances. He is known for his roles in the Hammer Horror Films from 1958, with his first role as Sir Arthur Holmwood in Dracula, and for his recurring role as Alfred Pennyworth in all four of the Batman films from 1989 to 1997. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Michael Gough has received more than 1,771,909 page views. His biography is available in 49 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 48 in 2019). Michael Gough is the 669th most popular actor (up from 687th in 2019), the 3rd most popular biography from Malaysia and the most popular Actor.

Michael Gough was a British actor who was best known for his role as Alfred in the Batman series.

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Among actors, Michael Gough ranks 669 out of 9,996Before him are Louis Jourdan, Wesley Snipes, Maurice Ronet, Shia LaBeouf, Geena Davis, and Samy Naceri. After him are Marisa Tomei, Rene Russo, Geneviève Bujold, Robert Englund, Jacques Perrin, and Benicio del Toro.

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Among people born in 1916, Michael Gough ranks 47Before him are Paul Keres, Sune Bergström, Masaki Kobayashi, P. W. Botha, Dino Risi, and Maria Altmann. After him are Jacque Fresco, Ephraim Katzir, Peter Finch, Saburō Sakai, Alberto Ginastera, and Consuelo Velázquez. Among people deceased in 2011, Michael Gough ranks 54Before him are Bubba Smith, Michael Cacoyannis, Jorge Semprún, Maria Altmann, Ernesto Sabato, and Leonora Carrington. After him are Har Gobind Khorana, Richard Hamilton, Lucian Freud, Ralph M. Steinman, Roberts Blossom, and Betty Ford.

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In Malaysia

Among people born in Malaysia, Michael Gough ranks 3 out of 74Before him are Mahathir Mohamad (1925) and Tunku Abdul Rahman (1903). After him are Abdul Halim of Kedah (1927), Michelle Yeoh (1962), Abdul Razak Hussein (1922), Abdullah Ahmad Badawi (1939), Hussein Onn (1922), Muhyiddin Yassin (1947), Jimmy Choo (1948), Najib Razak (1953), and Abdullah of Pahang (1959).

Among ACTORS In Malaysia

Among actors born in Malaysia, Michael Gough ranks 1After him are Michelle Yeoh (1962), Claudia Wells (1966), Henry Golding (1987), Simon Russell Beale (1961), and Angelica Lee (1976).

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