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Roger Moore

1927 - 2017

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Sir Roger George Moore (14 October 1927 – 23 May 2017) was an English actor. He was the third actor to portray fictional British secret agent James Bond in the Eon Productions film series, playing the character in seven feature films between 1973 and 1985. Moore's seven appearances as Bond, from Live and Let Die to A View to a Kill, are the most of any actor in the Eon-produced entries.On television, Moore played the lead role of Simon Templar, the title character in the British mystery thriller series The Saint (1962–1969). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Roger Moore has received more than 13,246,110 page views. His biography is available in 83 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 80 in 2019). Roger Moore is the 44th most popular actor (up from 54th in 2019), the 88th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 105th in 2019) and the 6th most popular British Actor.

Roger Moore is most famous for playing James Bond in seven films from 1973 to 1985.

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  • 83

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  • 7.25

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  • 4.76

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Among ACTORS

Among actors, Roger Moore ranks 44 out of 10,030Before him are Anthony Quinn, Charles Bronson, Michael Douglas, Vivien Leigh, Ingrid Bergman, and Jean-Paul Belmondo. After him are Ian McKellen, Chuck Norris, Louis de Funès, Harrison Ford, Maggie Smith, and Greta Garbo.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1927, Roger Moore ranks 5Before him are Pope Benedict XVI, Gabriel García Márquez, Ferenc Puskás, and Olof Palme. After him are Bhumibol Adulyadej, Günter Grass, Gina Lollobrigida, Peter Falk, Albert Uderzo, Samuel P. Huntington, and Lawrence Kohlberg. Among people deceased in 2017, Roger Moore ranks 2Before him is Charles Manson. After him are David Rockefeller, Helmut Kohl, Gene Cernan, Chuck Berry, Zygmunt Bauman, Stanislav Petrov, Salvatore Riina, Michael I of Romania, Hugh Hefner, and Jeanne Moreau.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Roger Moore ranks 88 out of 6,924Before him are Edward II of England (1284), William Harvey (1578), Ringo Starr (1940), George Stephenson (1781), Robert Louis Stevenson (1850), and Emily Brontë (1818). After him are David Livingstone (1813), Walter Scott (1771), Ian McKellen (1939), William Blake (1757), Maggie Smith (1934), and Mary Boleyn (1499).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Roger Moore ranks 6Before him are Charlie Chaplin (1889), Anthony Hopkins (1937), Sean Connery (1930), Richard Burton (1925), and Elizabeth Taylor (1932). After him are Ian McKellen (1939), Maggie Smith (1934), Christopher Lee (1922), Michael Caine (1933), Alan Rickman (1946), and Liam Neeson (1952).

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