Thomas Mitchell

1892 - 1962

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Thomas John Mitchell (July 11, 1892 – December 17, 1962) was an American actor and writer. Among his most famous roles in a long career are those of Gerald O'Hara in Gone with the Wind, Doc Boone in Stagecoach, Uncle Billy in It's a Wonderful Life, Pat Garrett in The Outlaw, and Mayor Jonas Henderson in High Noon. Mitchell was the first male actor to win an Oscar, an Emmy, and a Tony Award, better known as the Triple Crown of Acting.Mitchell was nominated for two Academy Awards, for Best Supporting Actor for his work in the films, The Hurricane (1938), and Stagecoach (1939), winning for the latter. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Thomas Mitchell has received more than 23,734 page views. His biography is available in 37 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 35 in 2019). Thomas Mitchell is the 891st most popular actor (up from 1,067th in 2019), the 1,659th most popular biography from United States (up from 1,987th in 2019) and the 440th most popular American Actor.

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Among actors, Thomas Mitchell ranks 891 out of 10,030Before him are Veronica Lake, Arletty, Ljubiša Samardžić, Mark Strong, Helen Hunt, and Fredric March. After him are Neil Patrick Harris, Dwight Schultz, Michael Rooker, Richard S. Castellano, Nathalie Baye, and Pete Postlethwaite.

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Among people born in 1892, Thomas Mitchell ranks 72Before him are Margaret Rutherford, Archduchess Elisabeth Franziska of Austria, Andrés Nin Pérez, S. R. Ranganathan, Harry Stack Sullivan, and Germaine Tailleferre. After him are Marcel Dassault, Alfonsina Storni, Kang Pan-sok, Vita Sackville-West, César Vallejo, and Dietrich von Saucken. Among people deceased in 1962, Thomas Mitchell ranks 43Before him are Gianna Beretta Molla, Archduke Joseph August of Austria, Eiji Yoshikawa, Emil Artin, Killing of Peter Fechter, and Dušan Simović. After him are Aleksei Antonov, Shunroku Hata, Maximilian, Duke of Hohenberg, Vita Sackville-West, Kirsten Flagstad, and André Lhote.

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Among people born in United States, Thomas Mitchell ranks 1,659 out of 15,968Before him are (1975), Patch Adams (1945), Mary Anderson (1862), Anthony Fauci (1940), Larry King (1933), and Fredric March (1897). After him are Kim Peek (1951), Neil Patrick Harris (1973), Gus Grissom (1926), David Baltimore (1938), Gabe Newell (1962), and William Nordhaus (1941).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Thomas Mitchell ranks 440Before him are Alicia Rhett (1915), Billy Dee Williams (1937), Brendan Fraser (1968), Veronica Lake (1922), Helen Hunt (1963), and Fredric March (1897). After him are Neil Patrick Harris (1973), Dwight Schultz (1947), Michael Rooker (1955), Richard S. Castellano (1933), Annette Bening (1958), and Stanley Tucci (1960).

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