Victor McLaglen

1886 - 1959

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Victor Andrew de Bier Everleigh McLaglen (10 December 1886 – 7 November 1959) was an actor and boxer who held both British and American citizenship. He was known as a character actor, particularly in Westerns, and made seven films with John Ford and John Wayne. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Victor McLaglen has received more than 1,111,057 page views. His biography is available in 46 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 44 in 2019). Victor McLaglen is the 1,166th most popular actor (up from 1,540th in 2019), the 1,334th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 1,720th in 2019) and the 172nd most popular British Actor.

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Among actors, Victor McLaglen ranks 1,166 out of 10,030Before him are Claire Bloom, Lena Headey, David Thewlis, Kate Capshaw, Steven Berkoff, and Jennifer Jason Leigh. After him are Barbara Bouchet, Agnes Moorehead, Victor Mature, Jared Harris, Ruth Gordon, and Michael Jeter.

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Among people born in 1886, Victor McLaglen ranks 68Before him are Edward Weston, Nikolay Gumilyov, Georg Stumme, Edward Bach, Amédée Ozenfant, and Tsuguharu Foujita. After him are Walter H. Schottky, Rudolf Schmidt, Yehuda Ashlag, Ali Sami Yen, Chester Barnard, and Hitoshi Imamura. Among people deceased in 1959, Victor McLaglen ranks 48Before him are D. F. Malan, Edvard Eriksen, Sisavang Vong, Ichirō Hatoyama, Albert Ketèlbey, and Ethel Barrymore. After him are Zhang Jinghui, Benjamin Péret, George Reeves, Jean Behra, Max Baer, and Grock.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Victor McLaglen ranks 1,334 out of 6,924Before him are Charlotte, Princess Royal (1766), David Thewlis (1963), Michael Scot (1175), Richard of Conisburgh, 3rd Earl of Cambridge (1375), Steven Berkoff (1937), and Ed Miliband (1969). After him are Margaret Cavendish, Duchess of Newcastle-upon-Tyne (1623), Lulach (1030), Thomas Sydenham (1624), C. Northcote Parkinson (1909), Ted Hughes (1930), and Jared Harris (1961).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Victor McLaglen ranks 172Before him are Rosemary Harris (1927), Andrew Lincoln (1973), Idris Elba (1972), Claire Bloom (1931), David Thewlis (1963), and Steven Berkoff (1937). After him are Jared Harris (1961), Marina Berti (1924), Emilia Clarke (1986), David Bradley (1942), Anthony Daniels (1946), and Alan Bates (1934).

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