Ryan O'Neal

1941 - Today

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Charles Patrick Ryan O'Neal (born April 20, 1941) is an American actor and former boxer. O'Neal trained as an amateur boxer before beginning his career in acting in 1960. In 1964, he landed the role of Rodney Harrington on the ABC nighttime soap opera Peyton Place. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ryan O'Neal has received more than 6,415,629 page views. His biography is available in 44 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 40 in 2019). Ryan O'Neal is the 276th most popular actor (up from 537th in 2019), the 541st most popular biography from United States (up from 1,097th in 2019) and the 148th most popular American Actor.

Ryan O'Neal is most famous for his role as the patriarch of the family in the popular television series, "Peyton Place."

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  • 44

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  • 3.82

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Among actors, Ryan O'Neal ranks 276 out of 10,030Before him are Richard Widmark, Giuliano Gemma, Tyrone Power, Farrah Fawcett, Dwayne Johnson, and Ed Harris. After him are Danny Trejo, Mireille Darc, Romina Power, Kevin Spacey, Melina Mercouri, and David Niven.

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Among people born in 1941, Ryan O'Neal ranks 31Before him are Tadao Ando, Julia Kristeva, Faye Dunaway, Dennis Ritchie, Václav Klaus, and Ahmet Necdet Sezer. After him are Charlie Watts, Flórián Albert, Laura Antonelli, Gheorghe Zamfir, Vivienne Westwood, and Wolfgang Petersen.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Ryan O'Neal ranks 541 out of 15,968Before him are Dwayne Johnson (1972), Stephen Hillenburg (1961), Howard Gardner (1943), Ed Harris (1950), Chester A. Arthur (1829), and Bill de Blasio (1961). After him are Florence Foster Jenkins (1868), Danny Trejo (1944), Emily Greene Balch (1867), Buckminster Fuller (1895), Romina Power (1951), and Kevin Spacey (1959).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Ryan O'Neal ranks 148Before him are Jodie Foster (1962), Richard Widmark (1914), Tyrone Power (1914), Farrah Fawcett (1947), Dwayne Johnson (1972), and Ed Harris (1950). After him are Danny Trejo (1944), Romina Power (1951), Kevin Spacey (1959), Lon Chaney (1883), Sean Penn (1960), and Goldie Hawn (1945).

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