Richard Todd

1919 - 2009

Richard Todd

Richard Andrew Palethorpe Todd (11 June 1919 – 3 December 2009) was a 20th-century Irish-born British actor. In 1950 he received a Golden Globe Award for Most Promising Newcomer – Male, and an Academy Award for Best Actor nomination and a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor nomination for his performance as Corporal Lachlan MacLachlan in the 1949 cinema film The Hasty Heart. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Richard Todd has received more than 923,310 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 3,136th most popular actor.

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  • 920k

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  • 46.20

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  • 25

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.06

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.17

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Richard Todd ranks 3,110 out of 8,832Before him are Mercedes Ruehl, Rosalinda Celentano, Gabrielle Carteris, Leo McKern, Rockmond Dunbar, and Alec McCowen. After him are Alice Ghostley, Billie Burke, Adrian Rawlins, George Eads, Nicole Courcel, and Dorothy Gish.

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Among people born in 1919, Richard Todd ranks 187Before him are Richard Scarry, Eileen Heckart, Sam Wanamaker, Antonio Pietrangeli, Grisha Filipov, and Jon Pertwee. After him are Jan Flinterman, Roberto Bonomi, Maurice Hilleman, Zuleykha Seyidmammadova, Laila Schou Nilsen, and Clyde Cowan. Among people deceased in 2009, Richard Todd ranks 183Before him are Hong Song-nam, Lukas Foss, Alexis Argüello, Alain Bashung, Charlie Mariano, and Koko Taylor. After him are Monica Bleibtreu, Hirotugu Akaike, Glenn Davis, Kamala Surayya, Rodrigo Carazo Odio, and Edward Woodward.

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In Ireland

Among people born in Ireland, Richard Todd ranks 164 out of 366Before him are Adomnán (624), Ronnie Drew (1934), Sean Kelly (1956), Joshua Pim (1869), Garret FitzGerald (1926), and J. B. Bury (1861). After him are Aphex Twin (1971), Joe Kelly (null), Seán Brady (1939), William Brouncker, 2nd Viscount Brouncker (1620), Liam O'Flaherty (1896), and Fiona Shaw (1958).

Among ACTORS In Ireland

Among actors born in Ireland, Richard Todd ranks 25Before him are Jonathan Rhys Meyers (1977), Dan O'Herlihy (1919), Brenda Fricker (1945), Colm Meaney (1953), Dorothea Jordan (1761), and Barry Fitzgerald (1888). After him are Fiona Shaw (1958), Jason O'Mara (1972), Geraldine Fitzgerald (1913), Domhnall Gleeson (1983), Patrick Bergin (1951), and Sara Allgood (1879).