Oliver Reed

1938 - 1999

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Robert Oliver Reed (13 February 1938 – 2 May 1999) was an English actor known for his upper-middle class, macho image and "hellraiser" lifestyle. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Oliver Reed has received more than 6,070,115 page views. His biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 30 in 2019). Oliver Reed is the 470th most popular actor (up from 657th in 2019), the 642nd most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 886th in 2019) and the 72nd most popular British Actor.

Oliver Reed was an English actor who was known for his roles in films such as "Tom Jones" and "The Three Musketeers."

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  • 6.1M

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  • 71.38

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  • 32

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  • 4.18

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.61

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Oliver Reed ranks 470 out of 10,030Before him are Linda Hamilton, Klaus Maria Brandauer, Jamie Lee Curtis, Ron Perlman, Raffaella Carrà, and Woody Harrelson. After him are Vincent Cassel, Richard Dean Anderson, Richard Crenna, Michèle Mercier, Alberto Sordi, and Christopher Lambert.

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Among people born in 1938, Oliver Reed ranks 46Before him are Marina Vlady, Raymond Carver, Frederick Forsyth, Fuad Masum, Abulfaz Elchibey, and David Irving. After him are Lynn Margulis, José Altafini, Luigi Tenco, Jean Seberg, Alpha Condé, and César Luis Menotti. Among people deceased in 1999, Oliver Reed ranks 26Before him are Joe DiMaggio, Julius Nyerere, Desmond Llewelyn, Iris Murdoch, Petr Shelokhonov, and Akio Morita. After him are Glenn T. Seaborg, Muhammad Nasiruddin al-Albani, Anatoliy Solovianenko, Arthur Leonard Schawlow, Nise da Silveira, and Hélder Câmara.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Oliver Reed ranks 642 out of 6,924Before him are Cecilia Bowes-Lyon, Countess of Strathmore and Kinghorne (1862), Robert Robinson (1886), Ann Radcliffe (1764), Æthelberht, King of Wessex (836), Henry Hallett Dale (1875), and Philippa of Lancaster (1360). After him are Antony Hewish (1924), William Wilberforce (1759), Stanley Baldwin (1867), Arthur Cecil Pigou (1877), Ernest Thompson Seton (1860), and John Davis (1550).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Oliver Reed ranks 72Before him are Boris Karloff (1887), Peter Finch (1916), Hugh Laurie (1959), Sean Bean (1959), Tim Curry (1946), and Leslie Howard (1893). After him are Robert Carlyle (1961), Emma, Lady Hamilton (1765), Jude Law (1972), Gerard Butler (1969), Richard Griffiths (1947), and Bill Nighy (1949).

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