Nicol Williamson

1936 - 2011

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Thomas Nicol Williamson (14 September 1936 – 16 December 2011) was a British actor, once described by playwright John Osborne as "the greatest actor since Marlon Brando". Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nicol Williamson has received more than 1,059,392 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Nicol Williamson is the 3,196th most popular actor (down from 2,884th in 2019), the 2,793rd most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 2,646th in 2019) and the 403rd most popular British Actor.

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  • 1.1M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 60.50

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 20

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.46

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.34

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Nicol Williamson ranks 3,196 out of 10,030Before him are Henry Gibson, Jim Varney, Mike Wallace, O. E. Hasse, Susanna Thompson, and Kazuhiko Inoue. After him are Renato Rascel, Lola Beltrán, Eric Bogosian, Fatma Girik, Richard Armitage, and Jordi Mollà.

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Among people born in 1936, Nicol Williamson ranks 279Before him are Ennio Antonelli, Alex Rocco, Isacio Calleja, Birthe Wilke, Francisco Ibáñez Talavera, and Judea Pearl. After him are Mala Sinha, Gary Hart, Robert May, Baron May of Oxford, Conchita Bautista, Betty Curtis, and Natalya Gorbanevskaya. Among people deceased in 2011, Nicol Williamson ranks 218Before him are Coen Moulijn, Tatyana Lioznova, C. Odumegwu Ojukwu, Nilla Pizzi, Nate Dogg, and James Arness. After him are John Neville, Imre Makovecz, Justinas Marcinkevičius, Margaret Price, Robert Ballaman, and Edward Hardwicke.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Nicol Williamson ranks 2,793 out of 6,924Before him are Sigeberht of Wessex (750), Anthony Horowitz (1955), Simon Wright (1963), Frederick Twort (1877), Gerry Anderson (1929), and William Martin (1767). After him are Martin Donnelly (1964), Charles Wyville Thomson (1830), Edmund Campion (1540), Michael Oakeshott (1901), Richard Armitage (1971), and William Bradford (1590).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Nicol Williamson ranks 403Before him are Mary Ure (1933), Caroline Goodall (1959), Henry Travers (1874), Jerry Springer (1944), Mark Sheppard (1964), and Sienna Guillory (1975). After him are Richard Armitage (1971), John Neville (1925), Sam Claflin (1986), Siân Phillips (1933), Jason Flemyng (1966), and Louis Tomlinson (1991).

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