Peter Lawford

1923 - 1984

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Peter Sydney Ernest Lawford (né Aylen; 7 September 1923 – 24 December 1984) was an English actor. He resided in the United States throughout his adult life.He was a member of the "Rat Pack" and the brother-in-law of US president John F. Kennedy and senators Robert F. Kennedy and Edward Kennedy. From the 1940s to the 1960s, he was a well-known celebrity and starred in a number of highly acclaimed films. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Peter Lawford has received more than 3,832,518 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia. Peter Lawford is the 1,374th most popular actor (up from 1,429th in 2019), the 1,521st most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 1,607th in 2019) and the 196th most popular British Actor.

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Among actors, Peter Lawford ranks 1,374 out of 10,030Before him are Brent Spiner, Jean-Gaspard Deburau, Solomon Mikhoels, Robert Downey Sr., Kurtwood Smith, and Jack Hawkins. After him are Momoko Kōchi, Edward Mulhare, Will Ferrell, Akim Tamiroff, Jason Isaacs, and Fred Ward.

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Among people born in 1923, Peter Lawford ranks 115Before him are Peter Vaughan, Albert Vanhoye, Svetozar Gligorić, Vladimir Gelfand, Wolfgang Sawallisch, and Onofre Marimón. After him are Edward Mulhare, Alexandre Astruc, Erroll Garner, Richard Pipes, Joseph Heller, and Cheikh Anta Diop. Among people deceased in 1984, Peter Lawford ranks 74Before him are José Mauro de Vasconcelos, Jean Prouvé, Aurelio Peccei, Chaïm Perelman, El Santo, and Fikret Amirov. After him are Richard Basehart, Vladimir Chelomey, Gaëtan Dugas, Trygve Bratteli, Souvanna Phouma, and Pavel Batitsky.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Peter Lawford ranks 1,521 out of 6,924Before him are Emma Darwin (1808), Thomas Babington Macaulay (1800), Martin Rees (1942), Roger Williamson (1948), Edwin Abbott Abbott (1838), and Jack Hawkins (1910). After him are Richard Aldington (1892), Matthew Boulton (1728), Andrew Bertie (1929), George Grenville (1712), Jason Isaacs (1963), and Patrick Geddes (1854).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Peter Lawford ranks 196Before him are Geraldine McEwan (1932), Brenda Blethyn (1946), Gemma Jones (1942), Ralph Richardson (1902), Elsa Lanchester (1902), and Jack Hawkins (1910). After him are Jason Isaacs (1963), Hugh Fraser (1945), Michael Redgrave (1908), Iain Glen (1961), Rosamund Pike (1979), and Michael Sheen (1969).

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