Richard Basehart

1914 - 1984

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John Richard Basehart (August 31, 1914 – September 17, 1984) was an American actor. He starred as Admiral Harriman Nelson in the television science-fiction drama Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea (1964–68). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Richard Basehart has received more than 1,284,184 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Richard Basehart is the 1,408th most popular actor (down from 1,145th in 2019), the 2,519th most popular biography from United States (down from 2,099th in 2019) and the 691st most popular American Actor.

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  • 3.28

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Among actors, Richard Basehart ranks 1,408 out of 10,030Before him are Stella Adler, Michael Sheen, Michael Parks, Tom Cavanagh, James McAvoy, and Heather Locklear. After him are Marta Eggerth, Michelle Williams, Michael Ironside, Esther Williams, Ben Johnson, and Paul Rudd.

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Among people born in 1914, Richard Basehart ranks 104Before him are Michael Morris, 3rd Baron Killanin, Álvaro del Portillo, Howard Fast, Edward Schillebeeckx, Marcos Pérez Jiménez, and Nicanor Parra. After him are Vladimir Chelomey, Alberto Lattuada, Taizo Kawamoto, Kirill Kondrashin, Edmund Conen, and Arthur Kennedy. Among people deceased in 1984, Richard Basehart ranks 75Before him are Jean Prouvé, Aurelio Peccei, Chaïm Perelman, El Santo, Fikret Amirov, and Peter Lawford. After him are Vladimir Chelomey, Gaëtan Dugas, Trygve Bratteli, Souvanna Phouma, Pavel Batitsky, and Josyf Slipyj.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Richard Basehart ranks 2,519 out of 15,968Before him are Tracy Chapman (1964), Bob Pettit (1932), Andrew Taylor Still (1828), Richard Axel (1946), Ivan Sutherland (1938), and Heather Locklear (1961). After him are Curtis Hanson (1945), Henry H. Arnold (1886), Maria Shriver (1955), Johnston McCulley (1883), J. Walter Christie (1865), and Maurice Sendak (1928).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Richard Basehart ranks 691Before him are Paul Michael Glaser (1943), Meghan, Duchess of Sussex (1981), Diane Ladd (1935), Stella Adler (1901), Michael Parks (1940), and Heather Locklear (1961). After him are Michelle Williams (1980), Esther Williams (1921), Ben Johnson (1918), Paul Rudd (1969), David Strathairn (1949), and Henry Silva (1928).

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