Richard Crenna

1926 - 2003

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Richard Donald Crenna (November 30, 1926 – January 17, 2003) was an American actor. Crenna starred in such motion pictures as Made in Paris (1966), Marooned (1969), Breakheart Pass (1975), The Evil (1978), The Flamingo Kid (1984), Summer Rental (1985) and Sabrina (1995). His first success came on radio in 1948 as high school student Walter Denton co-starring with Eve Arden and Gale Gordon in the series Our Miss Brooks. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Richard Crenna has received more than 3,953,150 page views. His biography is available in 38 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 35 in 2019). Richard Crenna is the 501st most popular actor (down from 406th in 2019), the 924th most popular biography from United States (down from 772nd in 2019) and the 247th most popular American Actor.

Richard Crenna is most famous for his role as Colonel Trautman in the Rambo movies.

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  • 38

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  • 4.89

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  • 3.72

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among actors, Richard Crenna ranks 501 out of 13,578Before him are Fernando Rey, Larry Hagman, Tilda Swinton, Jennifer Connelly, Lee Strasberg, and Hugh Jackman. After him are Javier Bardem, Udo Kier, Rod Steiger, Charles Laughton, Dan Aykroyd, and Anne Baxter.

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Among people born in 1926, Richard Crenna ranks 52Before him are Alcides Ghiggia, Neal Cassady, David Attenborough, Vivian Maier, Ingrid Thulin, and Clifford Geertz. After him are Harry Dean Stanton, Ingeborg Bachmann, George Martin, Henry Way Kendall, Tony Bennett, and Maria Schell. Among people deceased in 2003, Richard Crenna ranks 34Before him are Helmut Rahn, Isser Harel, Alberto Sordi, Compay Segundo, Leon Uris, and Franco Modigliani. After him are Leslie Cheung, Bertram Brockhouse, Nǃxau ǂToma, Celia Cruz, Horst Buchholz, and Edgar F. Codd.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Richard Crenna ranks 924 out of 20,380Before him are Larry Hagman (1931), Billy Joel (1949), Jennifer Connelly (1970), Jerry Lee Lewis (1935), Burton Richter (1931), and William Kemmler (1860). After him are Neale Donald Walsch (1943), Stanley Milgram (1933), Rod Steiger (1925), Christian B. Anfinsen (1916), Steve Martin (1945), and Barbara Bush (1925).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Richard Crenna ranks 247Before him are Carole Lombard (1908), John Holmes (1944), Courteney Cox (1964), James Cromwell (1940), Larry Hagman (1931), and Jennifer Connelly (1970). After him are Rod Steiger (1925), Anne Baxter (1923), Edward Norton (1969), Harry Dean Stanton (1926), James Earl Jones (1931), and Billy Bob Thornton (1955).

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