Richard Barthelmess

1895 - 1963

Richard Barthelmess

Richard Semler Barthelmess (May 9, 1895 – August 17, 1963) was an American film actor, principally of the Hollywood silent era. He starred opposite Lillian Gish in D. W. Griffith's Broken Blossoms (1919) and Way Down East (1920) and was among the founders of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences in 1927. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Richard Barthelmess has received more than 214,139 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 505th most popular actor.

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  • 1.59

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Among actors, Richard Barthelmess ranks 501 out of 8,832Before him are Powers Boothe, Jude Law, Desmond Llewelyn, Scott Wilson, Hanna Schygulla, and Klaus Maria Brandauer. After him are Harriet Andersson, Emma Thompson, Joanne Woodward, Robert Knepper, Magda Schneider, and Winona Ryder.

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Among people born in 1895, Richard Barthelmess ranks 58Before him are Richard Walther Darré, Albert Göring, André Frédéric Cournand, Lázaro Cárdenas, Pavel Sukhoi, and Dorothea Lange. After him are Lewis Milestone, Wilhelm Kempff, Kurt Zeitzler, B. H. Liddell Hart, Wilhelm Gustloff, and Vasily Blokhin. Among people deceased in 1963, Richard Barthelmess ranks 32Before him are Rajendra Prasad, Herbert Spencer Gasser, Abd al-Karim Qasim, Richard Baer, Jacques Hadamard, and Georg-Hans Reinhardt. After him are Kurt Zeitzler, Karl Bühler, Piero Manzoni, Oleg Penkovsky, Pedro Armendáriz, and William Beveridge.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Richard Barthelmess ranks 1,026 out of 12,171Before him are Billy Joel (1949), Bill Russell (1934), Herbert A. Hauptman (1917), Clifford D. Simak (1904), Lawrence Klein (1920), and Martha Washington (1731). After him are William Friedkin (1935), Joel Schumacher (1939), Joanne Woodward (1930), Joseph Hooton Taylor Jr. (1941), Lyonel Feininger (1871), and Baruch Samuel Blumberg (1925).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Richard Barthelmess ranks 261Before him are Bubba Smith (1945), Ali MacGraw (1939), George Kennedy (1925), Forest Whitaker (1961), Powers Boothe (1948), and Scott Wilson (1942). After him are Joanne Woodward (1930), Robert Knepper (1959), Winona Ryder (1971), Billy Bob Thornton (1955), Scarlett Johansson (1984), and Burt Young (1940).