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Patrick Magee

1922 - 1982

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Patrick George Magee (né McGee, 31 March 1922 – 14 August 1982) was a Northern Irish actor. He was noted for his collaborations with playwrights Samuel Beckett and Harold Pinter, sometimes called "Beckett's favourite actor," as well as creating the role of the Marquis de Sade in the original stage and screen productions of Marat/Sade. Known for his distinctive voice, he also appeared in numerous horror films and in two Stanley Kubrick films – A Clockwork Orange (1971) and Barry Lyndon (1975) – and three Joseph Losey films – The Criminal (1960), The Servant (1963) and Galileo (1975). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Patrick Magee has received more than 17,564 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Patrick Magee is the 2,576th most popular actor (down from 1,834th in 2019), the 2,357th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 1,883rd in 2019) and the 326th most popular British Actor.

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Among actors, Patrick Magee ranks 2,576 out of 9,996Before him are Pamela Sue Martin, Tsai Chin, Vlastimil Brodský, Gunnar Hansen, Ferdinand Raimund, and Angela Winkler. After him are Frank Morgan, Jim Davis, Goran Višnjić, Ian Bannen, Cameron Mitchell, and Marion Ross.

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Among people born in 1922, Patrick Magee ranks 207Before him are Hammer DeRoburt, Emile Habibi, René Lévesque, Käbi Laretei, Francisco Aramburu, and Herman Kahn. After him are John Hick, Steven Hill, Esther Brand, Joanne Dru, Martin Gray, and Juan Carlos Lorenzo. Among people deceased in 1982, Patrick Magee ranks 125Before him are Hubert Lanz, Khalid al-Islambouli, Art Pepper, Harald Ertl, Leonid Utyosov, and Warren Oates. After him are C. R. Swart, Alberto Cavalcanti, Seraphim Rose, Haskell Curry, Renzo Rossellini, and Olle Hellbom.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Patrick Magee ranks 2,357 out of 7,765Before him are Laurence Doherty (1875), Ford Madox Ford (1873), Luke Howard (1772), Alexander Dalrymple (1737), Ernest Bevin (1881), and Burial (2000). After him are Stanley Myers (1930), Ian Bannen (1928), Gerry Ashmore (1936), Harold Jeffreys (1891), Bridget Riley (1931), and Sir William Congreve, 2nd Baronet (1772).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Patrick Magee ranks 326Before him are Frank Finlay (1926), Maryam d'Abo (1960), Delroy Lindo (1952), Richard Armitage (1971), Gordon Jackson (1923), and Kevin McNally (1956). After him are Ian Bannen (1928), John Neville (1925), Pauline Moran (1947), Tania Mallet (1941), Peg Entwistle (1908), and Joss Ackland (1928).

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