Robert Morley

1908 - 1992

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Robert Adolph Wilton Morley CBE (26 May 1908 – 3 June 1992) was an English actor who enjoyed a lengthy career in both Britain and the United States. He was frequently cast as a pompous English gentleman representing the Establishment, often in supporting roles. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Robert Morley has received more than 1,152,423 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Robert Morley is the 2,093rd most popular actor (up from 2,327th in 2019), the 1,991st most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 2,178th in 2019) and the 267th most popular British Actor.

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  • 3.19

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Among actors, Robert Morley ranks 2,093 out of 13,578Before him are Franco Interlenghi, Tom Hulce, Olga Baclanova, Anna Maria Ferrero, Kelsey Grammer, and Marlee Matlin. After him are Jack Cassidy, Tom Hiddleston, Daniel Gélin, Lena Nyman, Melissa Sue Anderson, and Machine Gun Kelly.

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Among people born in 1908, Robert Morley ranks 149Before him are Lupe Vélez, Paul Henreid, Henryk Zygalski, Elio Vittorini, John Tuzo Wilson, and Michel Marcel Navratil. After him are Karel Ančerl, Sœur Emmanuelle, Paula Mollenhauer, John Mills, Elek Schwartz, and Juan Botasso. Among people deceased in 1992, Robert Morley ranks 112Before him are Michel Berger, Paul Henreid, Petra Kelly, Franziska Donner, Gaston Reiff, and Alex Haley. After him are László Benedek, Mohammad Hidayatullah, Borislav Pekić, Joe Shuster, Anthony Dawson, and Ernst Schäfer.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Robert Morley ranks 1,991 out of 8,785Before him are Francis Rossi (1949), John Adams (1767), Randolph Churchill (1911), Hugh Hudson (1936), Daisy, Princess of Pless (1873), and Richard Parkes Bonington (1801). After him are Colin Renfrew (1937), Dennis W. Sciama (1926), Tom Hiddleston (1981), George Mary Searle (1839), John Kerr (1824), and William Smith (1813).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Robert Morley ranks 267Before him are Joan Hickson (1906), Rachel Kempson (1910), Penelope Wilton (1946), Dudley Moore (1935), Cary Elwes (1962), and Harry Andrews (1911). After him are Tom Hiddleston (1981), John Wood (1930), John Mills (1908), Lesley Manville (1956), Robert Donat (1905), and Stuart Wilson (1946).

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