Robert Vaughn

1932 - 2016

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Robert Francis Vaughn (November 22, 1932 – November 11, 2016) was an American actor noted for his stage, film and television work. His television roles include the spy Napoleon Solo in the 1960s series The Man from U.N.C.L.E.; the detective Harry Rule in the 1970s series The Protectors; Morgan Wendell in the 1978–1979 miniseries Centennial; formidable General Hunt Stockwell in the fifth season of the 1980s series The A-Team; and grifter and card sharp Albert Stroller in the British television drama series Hustle (2004–2012), for all but one of its 48 episodes. He also appeared in the British soap opera Coronation Street as Milton Fanshaw from January until February 2012.In film, he portrayed the gunman Lee in The Magnificent Seven, Major Paul Krueger in The Bridge at Remagen, the voice of Proteus IV, the computer villain of Demon Seed, Walter Chalmers in Bullitt, Ross Webster in Superman III, General Woodbridge in The Delta Force, and war veteran Chester A. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Robert Vaughn has received more than 5,104,532 page views. His biography is available in 40 different languages on Wikipedia. Robert Vaughn is the 406th most popular actor (up from 410th in 2019), the 782nd most popular biography from United States (up from 837th in 2019) and the 212th most popular American Actor.

Robert Vaughn is most famous for his role as Napoleon Solo in the TV series The Man from U.N.C.L.E.

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Among actors, Robert Vaughn ranks 406 out of 10,030Before him are June Carter Cash, Robbie Coltrane, Helmut Berger, Alec Baldwin, Diana Rigg, and Charlie Sheen. After him are Giancarlo Giannini, Matthew McConaughey, Raquel Welch, Curd Jürgens, Tobin Bell, and Armin Mueller-Stahl.

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Among people born in 1932, Robert Vaughn ranks 47Before him are John Searle, Adolfo Suárez, Zito, Jean-Pierre Cassel, Francis Lai, and Nam June Paik. After him are Houari Boumédiène, Sirikit, Pat Morita, Stéphane Audran, Vladimir Ivashko, and Sheldon Lee Glashow. Among people deceased in 2016, Robert Vaughn ranks 38Before him are Bernardo Provenzano, Andrzej Żuławski, Gene Wilder, Viktor Korchnoi, Hilary Putnam, and George Kennedy. After him are George Martin, Zsa Zsa Gabor, Carlo Azeglio Ciampi, Nikolaus Harnoncourt, Walter Scheel, and George Gaynes.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Robert Vaughn ranks 782 out of 15,968Before him are Alec Baldwin (1958), Michio Kaku (1947), Floyd Mayweather Jr. (1977), Barry Seal (1939), Neal Cassady (1926), and Charlie Sheen (1965). After him are John Reed (1887), Steven Weinberg (1933), Matthew McConaughey (1969), Raquel Welch (1940), Steve Reich (1936), and John Fante (1909).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Robert Vaughn ranks 212Before him are Mark Hamill (1951), Sally Field (1946), Courteney Cox (1964), June Carter Cash (1929), Alec Baldwin (1958), and Charlie Sheen (1965). After him are Matthew McConaughey (1969), Raquel Welch (1940), Tobin Bell (1942), Robert Wagner (1930), Gena Rowlands (1930), and James Earl Jones (1931).

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