Walter Huston

1883 - 1950

Walter Huston

Walter Thomas Huston (; né Houghston; April 5, 1883 – April 7, 1950) was a Canadian actor and singer. Huston won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role in The Treasure of the Sierra Madre, directed by his son John Huston. He is the patriarch of the four generations of the Huston acting family, including his son John, Anjelica Huston, Danny Huston, Allegra Huston, and Jack Huston. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Walter Huston has received more than 1,047,658 page views. His biography is available in 38 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,587th most popular actor.

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Among actors, Walter Huston ranks 1,574 out of 8,832Before him are Elsa Pataky, Milena Vukotic, Adile Naşit, Julie Delpy, Laurence Harvey, and Josh Holloway. After him are Jerry Orbach, Frank Stallone, Thomas F. Wilson, Norma Aleandro, Wilford Brimley, and Bernard Fox.

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Among people born in 1883, Walter Huston ranks 97Before him are Joseph Stilwell, Louis Massignon, Enrico Toselli, Sam Wood, Henk Sneevliet, and Riccardo Zandonai. After him are Hubert Pierlot, Diego Martínez Barrio, Katia Mann, Marie Under, Umberto Saba, and Nikolaos Plastiras. Among people deceased in 1950, Walter Huston ranks 69Before him are Traian Vuia, Yi Kwang-su, Nikolai Voznesensky, Walter Eucken, Hantaro Nagaoka, and Edgar Lee Masters. After him are Shigenori Tōgō, Alexandru Vaida-Voevod, Ulrich Graf, Arturo Alessandri, Al Jolson, and Edwin Sutherland.

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In Canada

Among people born in Canada, Walter Huston ranks 139 out of 840Before him are Nelly Furtado (1978), Marc Ouellet (1944), Bruce Greenwood (1956), James Doohan (1920), Stephen Harper (1959), and Margot Kidder (1948). After him are Julie Payette (1963), Nathan Fillion (1971), David Foster (1949), Jason Priestley (1969), Marie Dressler (1868), and Denis Villeneuve (1967).

Among ACTORS In Canada

Among actors born in Canada, Walter Huston ranks 38Before him are Deanna Durbin (1921), William B. Davis (1938), Rick Moranis (1953), Bruce Greenwood (1956), James Doohan (1920), and Margot Kidder (1948). After him are Nathan Fillion (1971), Jason Priestley (1969), Marie Dressler (1868), Graham Greene (1952), Katheryn Winnick (1977), and Peter North (1957).