Michu Meszaros

1939 - 2016

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Mihaly "Michu" Meszaros (Hungarian: Mészáros Mihály; October 1, 1939 – June 12, 2016) was a Hungarian actor, circus performer/entertainer, and stuntman, who as an American citizen was best remembered as a performer with Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus and for his role in the NBC sitcom ALF. He was 2 feet 9 inches (0.84 m) tall. Throughout the 1970s and 1980s, Meszaros was a television and film actor, and he also appeared opposite pop singer Michael Jackson in a Pepsi commercial. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Michu Meszaros has received more than 492,533 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Michu Meszaros is the 1,087th most popular actor, the 164th most popular biography from Hungary and the 3rd most popular Hungarian Actor.

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  • 15

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  • 5.66

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  • 1.54

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Among actors, Michu Meszaros ranks 1,087 out of 10,030Before him are Don Taylor, Eva Mendes, Rachel McAdams, Anny Ondra, Delphine Seyrig, and Sacha Baron Cohen. After him are Lionel Stander, Martin Freeman, Haing S. Ngor, Hibari Misora, Suzy Delair, and Tuncel Kurtiz.

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Among people born in 1939, Michu Meszaros ranks 108Before him are Krzysztof Zanussi, Michael Moorcock, Mark Margolis, Ruggero Deodato, Stanisław Dziwisz, and Jean Djorkaeff. After him are Elvīra Ozoliņa, Robert Hansen, Nobuyuki Oishi, Joachim Yhombi-Opango, Leland H. Hartwell, and Veruschka von Lehndorff. Among people deceased in 2016, Michu Meszaros ranks 97Before him are Khalifa bin Hamad Al Thani, Guy Hamilton, Corry Brokken, Anisa Makhlouf, Chris Amon, and Thorbjörn Fälldin. After him are Mohamed Abdelaziz, Ernst Nolte, Richard Adams, Maurice White, Einojuhani Rautavaara, and Yves Bonnefoy.

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In Hungary

Among people born in Hungary, Michu Meszaros ranks 164 out of 696Before him are István Sándorfi (1948), Yolanda of Poland (1235), George Szell (1897), Béla Tarr (1955), Ingenuus (200), and Hannah Szenes (1921). After him are Ferenc Deák (1803), Joseph Kosma (1905), Attila József (1905), Jenő Buzánszky (1925), Rezső Seress (1889), and György Konrád (1933).

Among ACTORS In Hungary

Among actors born in Hungary, Michu Meszaros ranks 3Before him are Zsa Zsa Gabor (1917) and Peter Lorre (1904). After him are Paul Lukas (1894), Marta Eggerth (1912), Mickey Hargitay (1926), Julio Baghy (1891), Vilma Bánky (1901), Eva Gabor (1919), Flóra Kádár (1928), Paul Hörbiger (1894), and Géza von Bolváry (1897).

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