Sydney Chaplin

1885 - 1965

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Sydney John Chaplin (né Hill; 16 March 1885 – 16 April 1965) was an English actor. Chaplin was the elder half-brother of actor and director Charlie Chaplin and served as his business manager in later life. Through their mother Hannah, they were older half-brothers to the younger Wheeler Dryden, who grew up separately with his father in England and was not told about his brothers until 1915. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sydney Chaplin has received more than 498,177 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Sydney Chaplin is the 1,008th most popular actor (up from 1,057th in 2019), the 1,192nd most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 1,271st in 2019) and the 150th most popular British Actor.

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  • 21

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Among actors, Sydney Chaplin ranks 1,008 out of 10,030Before him are Geneviève Bujold, Jan-Michael Vincent, Concha Velasco, Kate Beckinsale, Frank Oz, and Vincent D'Onofrio. After him are DeForest Kelley, Eddie Redmayne, Jill Ireland, Connie Nielsen, Emily Watson, and Edward James Olmos.

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Among people born in 1885, Sydney Chaplin ranks 65Before him are Viktor Schauberger, Bess Truman, Harlow Shapley, André Lhote, Jules Pascin, and Alois Hudal. After him are Jules Romains, Sisavang Vong, Khải Định, Frank Jack Fletcher, Friedrich Kellner, and Nikolai Krylenko. Among people deceased in 1965, Sydney Chaplin ranks 40Before him are David O. Selznick, Lauri Törni, Fan Noli, Edgard Varèse, Mehdi Ben Barka, and Corrado Gini. After him are Angelica Balabanoff, Clara Bow, Carl Værnet, Carl Oberg, Rashid Ali al-Gaylani, and Hans Knappertsbusch.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Sydney Chaplin ranks 1,192 out of 6,924Before him are Elizabeth de Burgh (1289), Geoffrey Wilkinson (1921), Kate Beckinsale (1973), Frank Oz (1944), Roger Fenton (1819), and Thomas Reid (1710). After him are Robert Recorde (1512), Jeremy Clarkson (1960), Eddie Redmayne (1982), Walafrid Strabo (808), Horace Walpole (1717), and Jill Ireland (1936).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Sydney Chaplin ranks 150Before him are Robert Hardy (1925), Charlotte Gainsbourg (1971), Patrick Macnee (1922), Scott Adkins (1976), Kate Beckinsale (1973), and Frank Oz (1944). After him are Eddie Redmayne (1982), Jill Ireland (1936), Emily Watson (1967), Vinnie Jones (1965), David Hemmings (1941), and John Nettles (1943).

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