Walter Pidgeon

1897 - 1984

Walter Pidgeon

Walter Davis Pidgeon (September 23, 1897 – September 25, 1984) was a Canadian-American actor. He earned two Academy Award for Best Actor nominations for his roles in Mrs. Miniver (1942) and Madame Curie (1943). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Walter Pidgeon has received more than 1,166,970 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 2,502nd most popular actor.

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  • 30

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  • 2.04

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  • 4.52

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Walter Pidgeon ranks 2,469 out of 8,832Before him are Pierre Fresnay, Fred Gwynne, Arkady Raikin, Virginia Mayo, Jeffrey Jones, and Robert Guillaume. After him are Ian Richardson, Jean Hersholt, Annie Potts, Bodil Ipsen, Greg Kinnear, and Danai Gurira.

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Among people born in 1897, Walter Pidgeon ranks 149Before him are Karel Lamač, Paul Ben-Haim, Dirk Stikker, Ilya Ilf, Maximus V of Constantinople, and Pierre Fresnay. After him are Henry Cowell, Ardito Desio, Levon Mirzoyan, André Marie, Jimmie Rodgers, and Gene Tunney. Among people deceased in 1984, Walter Pidgeon ranks 118Before him are Blagoje Marjanović, Paul Ben-Haim, Giuseppe Colombo, Marcel Moyse, Helge Løvland, and Giuseppe Tucci. After him are Louis Lansana Beavogui, Gino Bianco, Viktor Chukarin, Arvīds Jansons, Toivo Loukola, and Eulogio Martínez.

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In Canada

Among people born in Canada, Walter Pidgeon ranks 200 out of 840Before him are Norman L. Bowen (1887), Neve Campbell (1973), Bobby Hull (1939), Louis Nirenberg (1925), Jon Vickers (1926), and Gordon R. Dickson (1923). After him are Ian Hacking (1936), Gabrielle Roy (1909), David Suzuki (1936), Allan Dwan (1885), Barbara Ann Scott (1928), and Paul Bley (1932).

Among ACTORS In Canada

Among actors born in Canada, Walter Pidgeon ranks 62Before him are Hume Cronyn (1911), Raymond Burr (1917), Hayden Christensen (1981), Eugene Levy (1946), Sandra Oh (1971), and Neve Campbell (1973). After him are Martin Short (1950), Donal Logue (1966), Alan Thicke (1947), Oliver Platt (1960), Colleen Dewhurst (1924), and Stephen McHattie (null).