Sydney Chaplin

1926 - 2009

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Sydney Earl Chaplin (March 30, 1926 – March 3, 2009) was an American actor. He was the second son of Charlie Chaplin and Lita Grey. One of his major roles was in his father's film Limelight (1952). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sydney Chaplin has received more than 531,297 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Sydney Chaplin is the 520th most popular actor (up from 581st in 2019), the 985th most popular biography from United States (up from 1,179th in 2019) and the 265th most popular American Actor.

Sydney Chaplin is most famous for being Charlie Chaplin's son.

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  • 25

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  • 2.15

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Among actors, Sydney Chaplin ranks 520 out of 10,030Before him are James Avery, Scott Glenn, Pamela Anderson, Margot Robbie, Brandon Lee, and Lisa Kudrow. After him are Frances McDormand, Jessica Tandy, Franco Columbu, Horst Tappert, Fanny Ardant, and Joanne Woodward.

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Among people born in 1926, Sydney Chaplin ranks 56Before him are Richard Crenna, Harry Dean Stanton, Ingeborg Bachmann, Abdus Salam, Richard Matheson, and Irwin Rose. After him are Nuon Chea, Steve Reeves, Cayetana Fitz-James Stuart, 18th Duchess of Alba, Tsung-Dao Lee, Sergio Corbucci, and George Habash. Among people deceased in 2009, Sydney Chaplin ranks 28Before him are Bobby Robson, Abdurrahman Wahid, Milorad Pavić, Vitaly Ginzburg, Karl Malden, and John Updike. After him are Günther Rall, Jean Dausset, João Bernardo Vieira, Patrick McGoohan, Raúl Alfonsín, and Ephraim Katzir.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Sydney Chaplin ranks 985 out of 15,968Before him are Brandon Lee (1965), Lisa Kudrow (1963), Frank Sheeran (1920), Anna Politkovskaya (1958), Gene Deitch (1924), and Arthur Ashkin (1922). After him are Frances McDormand (1957), Dred Scott (1795), Arthur Leonard Schawlow (1921), Christian B. Anfinsen (1916), H. L. Mencken (1880), and William Randolph Hearst (1863).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Sydney Chaplin ranks 265Before him are Jean Seberg (1938), Forest Whitaker (1961), James Avery (1945), Scott Glenn (1939), Brandon Lee (1965), and Lisa Kudrow (1963). After him are Frances McDormand (1957), Joanne Woodward (1930), John Forsythe (1918), William Fichtner (1956), John Holmes (1944), and Steve Reeves (1926).

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