Burgess Meredith Rank
About Burgess Meredith
Burgess Meredith, born Oliver Burgess Meredith, was an actor, producer, director and writer. He began his career on stage in 1929 as a member of the New York City-based Civic Repertory Theater Company. Most fans will remember him for starring roles in the “Rocky” film franchise as Mickey Goldmill and “Of Mice and Men” as George Milton.
He was born to William George Meredith and Ida Beth Burgess. He practised Methodism, the religious denomination he was born into, until his final breath.
His first three marriages, to Helen Derby Merrien and actresses Paulette Goddard and Margaret Perry ended in divorces after a few years. He got married for the fourth time to Kaja Sundsten, who bore him two children. They were married from 1950 until his death.
For his performance in “Rocky”, he earned an Academy Award nomination for “Best Supporting Actor” in 1976. His star can be found on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
He passed away at 89 years old from melanoma and Alzheimer’s disease.
Burgess Meredith Rank
Burgess Meredith photo gallery
Burgess Meredith's Popularity
Burgess Meredith was a famous American actor, who was born on November 16, 1907. As a person born on this date, Burgess Meredith is listed in our database as the 28th most popular celebrity for the day (November 16) and the 8th most popular for the year (1907).
People born on November 16 fall under the Zodiac sign of Scorpio, the Scorpion. Burgess Meredith is the 766th most popular Scorpio.
Aside from information specific to Burgess Meredith's birthday, Burgess Meredith is the 5802nd most famous American and ranks 17th in famous people born in Cleveland, Ohio, U.S.
In general, Burgess Meredith ranks as the 9267th most popular famous person, and the 1270th most popular actor of all time. “The Famous Birthdays” catalogs over 25,000 famous people, everyone, from actors to actresses to singers to tiktok stars, from serial killers to chefs to scientists to youtubers and more. If you're curious to see who was born on your birthday, you can use our database to find out who, what, where, when and why. You can search by birthday, birthplace, claim to fame or any other information by typing in the search box, or simply browse our site by selecting the month, the day, the horoscope, or any other clickable option.
Learn about famous persons' keys to fame, discover interesting trivia and find out where they rank on several types of charts. Use it as fun information for a birthday party or a game at another type of celebration. Start a scrapbook of everyone born on your birthday or give a gift of a scrapbook of everyone born on a loved one's birthday. Take a look at the currently trending celebrities, the most popular birthdays for a specific day or jump to a random or recently added celebrity's page if you're not looking for anything specific.