Timothy Dalton

1946 - Today

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Timothy Leonard Dalton Leggett (; born 21 March 1946) is a British actor. Beginning his career on stage, he made his film debut as Philip II of France in the 1968 historical drama The Lion in Winter. He gained international prominence as the fourth actor to portray fictional secret agent James Bond in the Eon Productions film series, where he starred in The Living Daylights (1987) and Licence to Kill (1989). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Timothy Dalton has received more than 8,351,435 page views. His biography is available in 56 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 54 in 2019). Timothy Dalton is the 181st most popular actor (up from 246th in 2019), the 286th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 369th in 2019) and the 29th most popular British Actor.

Timothy Dalton is most famous for his role as James Bond in the 1987 film The Living Daylights.

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Among actors, Timothy Dalton ranks 181 out of 10,030Before him are Russell Crowe, Gary Oldman, Vanessa Redgrave, Jerry Lewis, Jane Birkin, and Angelina Jolie. After him are John Hurt, Anthony Perkins, Gérard Philipe, Irene Papas, Salman Khan, and Simone Signoret.

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Among people born in 1946, Timothy Dalton ranks 26Before him are Charlotte Rampling, David Gilmour, Liza Minnelli, Elfriede Jelinek, David Suchet, and Jane Birkin. After him are Fabio Capello, Syd Barrett, Roh Moo-hyun, Dianne Wiest, Susan Sarandon, and José Carreras.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Timothy Dalton ranks 286 out of 6,924Before him are Clement Attlee (1883), Gary Oldman (1958), Roger Taylor (1949), Vanessa Redgrave (1937), John Deacon (1951), and Jane Birkin (1946). After him are Harold Macmillan (1894), John Hurt (1940), Brian Jones (1942), Alfred North Whitehead (1861), David Lloyd George (1863), and Beatrix Potter (1866).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Timothy Dalton ranks 29Before him are Peter Ustinov (1921), Ian Holm (1931), David Suchet (1946), Gary Oldman (1958), Vanessa Redgrave (1937), and Jane Birkin (1946). After him are John Hurt (1940), Jacqueline Bisset (1944), Patrick Stewart (1940), Jeremy Irons (1948), Angela Lansbury (1925), and Daniel Day-Lewis (1957).

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