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 1,161,038 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Nicol Williamson is the 3,248th most popular actor (down from 3,195th in 2019), the 2,756th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 2,791st in 2019) and the 402nd most popular Actor.

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  • 1.2M

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  • 49.34

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 22

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.69

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.54

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Nicol Williamson ranks 3,248 out of 9,996Before him are Ali Larter, Marisa Allasio, Leonid Bronevoy, Jerry Zucker, Mehmet Günsür, and Isao Kimura. After him are Lennie James, Emma Mackey, Dagmar Lassander, Rodrigo de la Serna, Tom Baker, and Marsha Mason.

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Among people born in 1936, Nicol Williamson ranks 280Before him are Ong Teng Cheong, Touria Chaoui, Natalya Gorbanevskaya, Norman Manea, Željko Perušić, and Alex Rocco. After him are Elisabeth Kopp, Saburō Kawabuchi, Frederick Ballantyne, James Harrison, Brian Blessed, and Kigeli V of Rwanda. Among people deceased in 2011, Nicol Williamson ranks 211Before him are Inge Sørensen, Sakyo Komatsu, Nirmala Srivastava, C. Odumegwu Ojukwu, Mutassim Gaddafi, and Sargent Shriver. After him are Nate Dogg, Valery Rozhdestvensky, Romuald Klim, Ricky Hui, Joe Simon, and James Arness.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Nicol Williamson ranks 2,756 out of 7,765Before him are Arthur Waley (1889), William Edward Ayrton (1847), Jean Shrimpton (1942), George Robert Waterhouse (1810), Gerrard Winstanley (1609), and Ian Paisley (1926). After him are Carole Pateman (1940), Lennie James (1965), John Bodkin Adams (1899), Tony Martin (1957), Paul Kennedy (1945), and John Florio (1553).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Nicol Williamson ranks 402Before him are Madeleine Carroll (1906), Edward Woodward (1930), Robert Stephens (1931), C. Aubrey Smith (1863), Joseph Morgan (1981), and Flora Robson (1902). After him are Lennie James (1965), Tom Baker (1934), Freddie Bartholomew (1924), Caroline Goodall (1959), John Shrapnel (1942), and Jim Sturgess (1978).

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