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Michael Lonsdale

1931 - 2020

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Michael Edward Lonsdale Crouch (24 May 1931 – 21 September 2020), commonly known as Michael Lonsdale and sometimes as Michel Lonsdale, was a French actor and author who appeared in over 180 films and television shows. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Michael Lonsdale has received more than 1,241,256 page views. His biography is available in 37 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 31 in 2019). Michael Lonsdale is the 481st most popular actor (down from 478th in 2019), the 917th most popular biography from France (up from 929th in 2019) and the 38th most popular French Actor.

Michael Lonsdale is most famous for his work in the film The Day of the Jackal.

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  • 62.84

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  • 37

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  • 5.53

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.97

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Michael Lonsdale ranks 481 out of 9,996Before him are Steve Carell, Julie Walters, Anne Bancroft, Hugo Weaving, Jane Seymour, and Kevin Bacon. After him are Billy Bob Thornton, Barbara Stanwyck, Armin Mueller-Stahl, Tom Waits, Tim Curry, and Lionel Logue.

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Among people born in 1931, Michael Lonsdale ranks 46Before him are Ike Turner, Larry Hagman, Caterina Valente, Kakuichi Mimura, Khieu Samphan, and Anne Bancroft. After him are Lucia Bosè, Faten Hamama, David Lee, Richard Rorty, Nawal El Saadawi, and Jacques Demy. Among people deceased in 2020, Michael Lonsdale ranks 42Before him are Lee Kun-hee, Mary Higgins Clark, Dmitry Yazov, Rob Rensenbrink, Little Richard, and George Steiner. After him are Lucia Bosè, Christopher Tolkien, Kim Ki-duk, Stirling Moss, Joel Schumacher, and Kobe Bryant.

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In France

Among people born in France, Michael Lonsdale ranks 917 out of 6,011Before him are Maurice Druon (1918), Philibert II, Duke of Savoy (1480), Bernard Le Bovier de Fontenelle (1657), Étienne Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire (1772), Joan II, Countess of Burgundy (1292), and Philippe Ariès (1914). After him are Pierre Méchain (1744), René Clément (1913), Edgar Morin (1921), Maurice Quentin de La Tour (1704), Saint Eligius (588), and Claude Lelouch (1937).

Among ACTORS In France

Among actors born in France, Michael Lonsdale ranks 38Before him are Vincent Cassel (1966), Emmanuelle Riva (1927), Stéphane Audran (1932), Danielle Darrieux (1917), Juliette Binoche (1964), and Michèle Mercier (1939). After him are Marie Laforêt (1939), Pierre Brice (1929), Jean-Pierre Léaud (1944), Jean Rochefort (1930), Carole Bouquet (1957), and Claudine Auger (1941).

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