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Peter Ustinov

1921 - 2004

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Sir Peter Alexander Ustinov (born Peter Alexander Freiherr von Ustinov ; 16 April 1921 – 28 March 2004) was a British actor, filmmaker and writer. An internationally known raconteur, 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 3,892,624 page views. His biography is available in 58 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 56 in 2019). Peter Ustinov is the 212th most popular actor (down from 144th in 2019), the 305th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 237th in 2019) and the 34th 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 212 out of 9,996Before him are Kathy Bates, Kurt Russell, Nicole Kidman, Kevin Costner, Jeff Bridges, and Shirley Temple. After him are Jodie Foster, Michael Clarke Duncan, Dianne Wiest, Franco Nero, Pola Negri, and Aishwarya Rai.

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Among people born in 1921, Peter Ustinov ranks 22Before him are Giulietta Masina, Sophie Scholl, Simone Signoret, Gunnar Nordahl, Paulo Freire, and Friedrich Dürrenmatt. After him are Rosalyn Sussman Yalow, Aaron T. Beck, Deborah Kerr, Satyajit Ray, John Glenn, and Vasily Stalin. Among people deceased in 2004, Peter Ustinov ranks 15Before him are Henri Cartier-Bresson, Françoise Sagan, Czesław Miłosz, Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester, Susan Sontag, and Elisabeth Kübler-Ross. After him are Ahmed Yassin, Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, Prince Bernhard of Lippe-Biesterfeld, Akhmad Kadyrov, Maurice Wilkins, and Helmut Newton.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Peter Ustinov ranks 305 out of 7,765Before him are Richard Cromwell (1626), Frederick Sanger (1918), William Henry Bragg (1862), Tim Berners-Lee (1955), Richard Trevithick (1771), and Princess Alice of Battenberg (1885). After him are Emmeline Pankhurst (1858), Halford Mackinder (1861), Æthelred the Unready (968), Patrick Stewart (1940), John Hurt (1940), and David II of Scotland (1324).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Peter Ustinov ranks 34Before him are Daniel Craig (1968), Daniel Day-Lewis (1957), Vanessa Redgrave (1937), Gary Oldman (1958), Peter Sellers (1925), and David Suchet (1946). After him are Patrick Stewart (1940), John Hurt (1940), Benny Hill (1924), Jacqueline Bisset (1944), Ian McShane (1942), and Colin Firth (1960).

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