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Raul Julia

1940 - 1994

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Raúl Rafael Carlos Juliá y Arcelay (March 9, 1940 – October 24, 1994) was a Puerto Rican actor. Born in San Juan, he took an interest in acting while still in school and pursued the career upon completion of his studies. After performing locally for some time, he was convinced by actor and entertainment personality Orson Bean to move and work in New York City. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Raul Julia has received more than 4,997,655 page views. His biography is available in 34 different languages on Wikipedia. Raul Julia is the 462nd most popular actor (down from 446th in 2019), the most popular biography from Puerto Rico (up from 2nd in 2019) and the most popular Puerto Rican Actor.

Raul Julia is most famous for his role as Gomez in the 1987 film The Addams Family.

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  • 34

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  • 4.12

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  • 3.67

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Raul Julia ranks 462 out of 9,996Before him are James Woods, Linda Hamilton, Linda Hunt, Lola Montez, Karl Malden, and Hardy Krüger. After him are Jack Palance, Lex Barker, Mae West, Jean Harlow, Tom Hardy, and John Rhys-Davies.

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Among people born in 1940, Raul Julia ranks 59Before him are Tom Jones, Nancy Pelosi, Denis Law, James Cromwell, Jean-Luc Nancy, and Vicente Fernández. After him are Óscar Arias, Al Jarreau, Shahnaz Pahlavi, Mina, Jacques Rancière, and Paolo Borsellino. Among people deceased in 1994, Raul Julia ranks 36Before him are Vladimir Ivashko, Gian Maria Volonté, Domenico Modugno, Witold Lutosławski, Pierre Boulle, and Marija Gimbutas. After him are Roger Wolcott Sperry, Paul Delvaux, Juvénal Habyarimana, Fernando Rey, György Cziffra, and André Michel Lwoff.

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In Puerto Rico

Among people born in Puerto Rico, Raul Julia ranks 1 out of 70After him are Joaquin Phoenix (1974), José Feliciano (1945), Rita Moreno (1931), Benicio del Toro (1967), José Ferrer (1912), Ricky Martin (1971), Héctor Lavoe (1946), Luis Guzmán (1956), Amaury Nolasco (1970), Emiliano Mercado del Toro (1891), and Roberto Clemente (1934).

Among ACTORS In Puerto Rico

Among actors born in Puerto Rico, Raul Julia ranks 1After him are Joaquin Phoenix (1974), Rita Moreno (1931), Benicio del Toro (1967), José Ferrer (1912), Luis Guzmán (1956), Amaury Nolasco (1970), David Zayas (1962), Míriam Colón (1936), Osvaldo Ríos (1960), Roselyn Sánchez (1973), and Carlos Ponce (1972).

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