Peter Ustinov

1921 - 2004

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Sir Peter Alexander von Ustinov (; 16 April 1921 – 28 March 2004) was a British actor, filmmaker and writer. He was a fixture on television talk shows and lecture circuits for much of his career. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Peter Ustinov has received more than 3,102,801 page views. His biography is available in 56 different languages on Wikipedia. Peter Ustinov is the 144th most popular actor (up from 150th in 2019), the 238th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 252nd in 2019) and the 23rd most popular British Actor.

Peter Ustinov is most famous for his work as a writer, actor, director, and satirist.

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Among actors, Peter Ustinov ranks 144 out of 10,030Before him are Pierce Brosnan, Bette Davis, Gwyneth Paltrow, Paul Walker, Charlotte Rampling, and Joe Pesci. After him are Spencer Tracy, Ian Holm, Eli Wallach, Fred Astaire, Christopher Walken, and Audie Murphy.

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Among people born in 1921, Peter Ustinov ranks 13Before him are Astor Piazzolla, Suharto, Fawzia Fuad of Egypt, Michael I of Romania, Fahd of Saudi Arabia, and Yves Montand. After him are Joseph Beuys, Jean-Bédel Bokassa, Hua Guofeng, Sophie Scholl, Simone Signoret, and Giulietta Masina. Among people deceased in 2004, Peter Ustinov ranks 9Before him are Yasser Arafat, Jacques Derrida, Ray Charles, Juliana of the Netherlands, Francis Crick, and Henri Cartier-Bresson. After him are Elisabeth Kübler-Ross, Czesław Miłosz, Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester, Françoise Sagan, Janet Leigh, and Christopher Reeve.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Peter Ustinov ranks 238 out of 6,924Before him are Alexander Selkirk (1676), Edward Burnett Tylor (1832), Arthur Henderson (1863), Charlotte Rampling (1946), David Gilmour (1946), and Henry Morton Stanley (1841). After him are Arthur, Prince of Wales (1486), Christopher Marlowe (1564), Benjamin Disraeli (1804), Ian Holm (1931), Lady Jane Grey (1537), and Empress Matilda (1102).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Peter Ustinov ranks 23Before him are Laurence Olivier (1907), Ben Kingsley (1943), Stan Laurel (1890), Jason Statham (1967), Julie Andrews (1935), and Charlotte Rampling (1946). After him are Ian Holm (1931), David Suchet (1946), Gary Oldman (1958), Vanessa Redgrave (1937), Jane Birkin (1946), and Timothy Dalton (1946).

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