Vincent Schiavelli

1948 - 2005

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Vincent Andrew Schiavelli (; November 11, 1948 – December 26, 2005) was an American character actor and food writer noted for his work on stage, screen, and television. Described as an "instantly recognizable sad-faced actor", Schiavelli was diagnosed with Marfan syndrome in childhood.Schiavelli gained fame as a character actor, mainly in supporting roles. His better-known roles include Fredrickson in One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975), Mr. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Vincent Schiavelli has received more than 2,032,611 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 28 in 2019). Vincent Schiavelli is the 1,196th most popular actor (up from 1,486th in 2019), the 2,197th most popular biography from United States (up from 2,695th in 2019) and the 591st most popular American Actor.

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Among actors, Vincent Schiavelli ranks 1,196 out of 10,030Before him are John Candy, Claude Gensac, Emilia Clarke, Elijah Wood, Geraldine Page, and Ted Danson. After him are Yaphet Kotto, Jon Favreau, Eduardo De Filippo, Gal Gadot, John Cusack, and David Bradley.

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Among people born in 1948, Vincent Schiavelli ranks 99Before him are Jaap de Hoop Scheffer, Tim Staffell, Wang Qishan, Stevie Nicks, Mischa Maisky, and Jimmy Cliff. After him are Akira Yoshino, Steven Chu, Toshio Suzuki, Pedro López, Nick Drake, and Christa McAuliffe. Among people deceased in 2005, Vincent Schiavelli ranks 77Before him are Narriman Sadek, Richard Pryor, Dana Elcar, Zhang Chunqiao, George Mikan, and Richard Smalley. After him are John Garang, Simone Simon, Erich Topp, Álvaro Cunhal, James Doohan, and Amrish Puri.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Vincent Schiavelli ranks 2,197 out of 15,968Before him are Robert Morris (1931), Chris Gardner (1954), Geraldine Page (1924), James Montgomery Flagg (1877), Ted Danson (1947), and Siri Hustvedt (1955). After him are Yaphet Kotto (1939), Joe Lynn Turner (1951), Gary Ridgway (1949), Betty Friedan (1921), Douglas Osheroff (1945), and Irvin Kershner (1923).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Vincent Schiavelli ranks 591Before him are Armand Assante (1949), Griffin Dunne (1955), Blythe Danner (1943), Elijah Wood (1981), Geraldine Page (1924), and Ted Danson (1947). After him are Yaphet Kotto (1939), Jon Favreau (1966), John Cusack (1966), Matt Dillon (1964), Jason Bateman (1969), and Shannen Doherty (1971).

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