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Robert Armstrong

1890 - 1973

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Robert William Armstrong (November 20, 1890 – April 20, 1973) was an American film and television actor remembered for his role as Carl Denham in the 1933 version of King Kong by RKO Pictures. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Robert Armstrong has received more than 20,326 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Robert Armstrong is the 4,399th most popular actor (up from 4,787th in 2019), the 6,576th most popular biography from United States (up from 7,433rd in 2019) and the 2,057th most popular American Actor.

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  • 21

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Among actors, Robert Armstrong ranks 4,399 out of 9,996Before him are Melinda Dillon, Cyril Raffaelli, Anthony Andrews, Anna Massey, Sanjay Dutt, and Anton Lesser. After him are Traylor Howard, Solveig Dommartin, Anton Yelchin, John Getz, Garret Dillahunt, and Francisco Martínez Soria.

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Among people born in 1890, Robert Armstrong ranks 166Before him are Harold Spencer Jones, Ernst Deutsch, José Piendibene, Luís de Freitas Branco, Paul Scherrer, and Percy Hodge. After him are Stanley Holloway, Myra Hess, Herbert Marshall, Jeanne Eagels, Paul Whiteman, and Konstantin Vasilyevich Ivanov. Among people deceased in 1973, Robert Armstrong ranks 187Before him are Mahmud Taymur, Jane Bowles, M. Ageyev, Alfred Schmitt, Emil Voigt, and Elizabeth Bowen. After him are Joe E. Brown, Hilda Geiringer, William Haines, Gustav Freij, Arthur Freed, and Aleksandr Ponomarev.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Robert Armstrong ranks 6,576 out of 18,182Before him are James Michael Harvey (1949), Paul J. Weitz (1932), Mother Angelica (1923), Sean Parker (1979), Karl Logan (1965), and J. Lawton Collins (1896). After him are John Corigliano (1938), William Luther Pierce (1933), F. Holland Day (1864), Traylor Howard (1966), Brad Whitford (1952), and Eudora Welty (1909).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Robert Armstrong ranks 2,057Before him are Jack Haley (1898), Thelma Todd (1906), Aloma Wright (1950), Stephen Dorff (1973), Ron Leibman (1937), and Melinda Dillon (1939). After him are Traylor Howard (1966), John Getz (1946), Garret Dillahunt (1964), Noah Emmerich (1965), John McIntire (1907), and Jason Biggs (1978).

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