Richard Boone

1917 - 1981

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Richard Allen Boone (June 18, 1917 – January 10, 1981) was an American actor who starred in over 50 films and was notable for his roles in Westerns, including his starring role in the television series Have Gun – Will Travel. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Richard Boone has received more than 2,164,977 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Richard Boone is the 4,273rd most popular actor (down from 4,167th in 2019), the 6,630th most popular biography from United States and the 2,089th most popular American Actor.

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Among actors, Richard Boone ranks 4,273 out of 10,030Before him are Brad Renfro, Raaj Kumar, Bill Nunn, Elizabeth Reaser, Dalila Di Lazzaro, and Clive Dunn. After him are Barry Jackson, Jeff Perry, Mark Moses, Buddy Hackett, Seth Green, and Susanne Lothar.

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Among people born in 1917, Richard Boone ranks 215Before him are Helen Suzman, Durward Knowles, June Foray, Virginia Grey, Jean Lucas, and Madeleine Robinson. After him are Tony Cliff, Edgar Barth, Simon Slåttvik, Kusuo Kitamura, Robert Fano, and Sidney Nolan. Among people deceased in 1981, Richard Boone ranks 171Before him are Antonio Suárez, Hermann Pilnik, Stanisław Mazur, Leonard Howell, Crisant Bosch, and Beatrice Tinsley. After him are Paolo Mazza, Henry Eyring, János Pilinszky, Alberto Zozaya, Gustaf Dyrssen, and David Garnett.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Richard Boone ranks 6,630 out of 15,968Before him are Noah Baumbach (1969), James P. Johnson (1894), Frank Loomis (1896), Helen Prejean (1939), Elaine May (1932), and Otto Warmbier (1994). After him are Jack Dorsey (1976), Mark Moses (1958), Buddy Hackett (1924), M. King Hubbert (1903), Louella Parsons (1881), and Helen Walton (1919).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Richard Boone ranks 2,089Before him are Zach Braff (1975), Dolores Hart (1938), Richard Simmons (1948), Brad Renfro (1982), Bill Nunn (1953), and Elizabeth Reaser (1975). After him are Mark Moses (1958), Buddy Hackett (1924), Seth Green (1974), Jesse Williams (1981), Stephen Root (1951), and Matthew Gray Gubler (1980).

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