Richard Mulligan

1932 - 2000

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Richard Mulligan (November 13, 1932 – September 26, 2000) was an American character actor known for his role as Burt Campbell, the loving, protective husband of Cathryn Damon's character, in the sitcom Soap (1977–81). Later, Mulligan had a starring role as Dr. Harry Weston in Empty Nest (1988–95), for which he won both the Emmy Award and the Golden Globe Award for Best Lead Actor in a Comedy Series in 1989. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Richard Mulligan has received more than 1,721,041 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Richard Mulligan is the 4,420th most popular actor (down from 4,133rd in 2019), the 6,877th most popular biography from United States (down from 6,349th in 2019) and the 2,167th most popular American Actor.

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Among actors, Richard Mulligan ranks 4,420 out of 10,030Before him are Jason Gray-Stanford, Alice Davenport, Brandon Routh, Eriq La Salle, Elizabeth Gillies, and Colette Marchand. After him are Bárbara Mori, Guy Madison, Kati Outinen, Geoff Pierson, Margaret Colin, and Kathryn Grayson.

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Among people born in 1932, Richard Mulligan ranks 325Before him are Richard Lugar, Clive Davis, Muhammad Khan Junejo, Christopher Lasch, Ben Bova, and Joseph P. Kerwin. After him are Guillaume Bieganski, Nino Defilippis, Julia Gutiérrez Caba, Lyudvig Chibirov, Carlyle Glean, and Judy Tyler. Among people deceased in 2000, Richard Mulligan ranks 206Before him are George Koltanowski, Jacques Laurent, Tony Cliff, Dimitrios Drivas, Yokozuna, and Francisco Javier Sáenz de Oiza. After him are Marc Davis, Bernardino Echeverría Ruiz, Larry Linville, Raymundo Rodríguez, Viktor Kolotov, and Edward Battell.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Richard Mulligan ranks 6,877 out of 15,968Before him are Sarah Silverman (1970), Brandon Routh (1979), Allen Toussaint (1938), Shane McMahon (1970), Eriq La Salle (1962), and Elizabeth Gillies (1993). After him are Skrillex (1988), Spencer Fullerton Baird (1823), Wovoka (1856), Kevin MacLeod (1972), George O. Abell (1927), and Robert Bacon (1860).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Richard Mulligan ranks 2,167Before him are Holland Roden (1986), Bob Einstein (1942), Alice Davenport (1864), Brandon Routh (1979), Eriq La Salle (1962), and Elizabeth Gillies (1993). After him are Guy Madison (1922), Geoff Pierson (1949), Margaret Colin (1958), Kathryn Grayson (1922), Lee Arenberg (1962), and Scott Foley (1972).

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