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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 14,623,101 page views. His biography is available in 84 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 83 in 2019). Roger Moore is the 38th most popular actor (up from 44th in 2019), the 82nd most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 87th in 2019) and the 5th most popular Actor.

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

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  • 84

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  • 7.35

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Among ACTORS

Among actors, Roger Moore ranks 38 out of 9,996Before him are Vivien Leigh, Charles Bronson, Sarah Bernhardt, Harrison Ford, Yul Brynner, and Claudia Cardinale. After him are Maggie Smith, Chuck Norris, Meryl Streep, Alan Rickman, Anthony Quinn, and Michael Douglas.

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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 Gina Lollobrigida, Günter Grass, Bhumibol Adulyadej, Sidney Poitier, Samuel P. Huntington, Peter Falk, and Vladimir Komarov. Among people deceased in 2017, Roger Moore ranks 3Before him are Charles Manson and Helmut Kohl. After him are Stanislav Petrov, Zygmunt Bauman, Michael I of Romania, Gene Cernan, David Rockefeller, Zbigniew Brzezinski, Jeanne Moreau, Salvatore Riina, and Raymond Kopa.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Roger Moore ranks 82 out of 7,765Before him are William of Ockham (1285), Harold Harefoot (1016), John Dee (1527), David Bowie (1947), Mary Shelley (1797), and Jeremy Bentham (1748). After him are Maggie Smith (1934), Elton John (1947), Edward Heath (1916), Edward I of England (1239), Edward V of England (1470), and Alan Rickman (1946).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Roger Moore ranks 5Before him are Charlie Chaplin (1889), Anthony Hopkins (1937), Sean Connery (1930), and Richard Burton (1925). After him are Maggie Smith (1934), Alan Rickman (1946), Ian McKellen (1939), Liam Neeson (1952), Elizabeth Taylor (1932), Rowan Atkinson (1955), and Cary Grant (1904).

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