Arthur

Arthur is a boy name and means stone"; Arnthor, an Old German name meaning "Thor, the eagle. It is a Celtic name and its pronunciation is \a-rthur, ar-thur\. Other similar names and variants include: Aart, Arrt, Art, Artair, Arte, Arthel, Arther, Arthor, Arthuro, Artie, Arto, Artor, Artro, Artturi, Artur, Arturo, Artus, Arty. Arthur is a very popular first name for men (#48 out of 1220) and also a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#1227 out of 88799).
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Famous actors named Arthur and their movies

Arthur Kennedy
Arthur Kennedy

Born on February 17, 1914

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  • Birth sign: Aquarius
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of movies: 46
High Sierra

High Sierra

Directed by: Raoul Walsh

Starring: Ida Lupino, Humphrey Bogart, Alan Curtis, Arthur Kennedy

Country: United States of America

The Window

The Window

Directed by: Ted Tetzlaff

Starring: Bobby Driscoll, Barbara Hale, Arthur Kennedy, Paul Stewart

Country: United States of America

The Desperate Hours

The Desperate Hours

Directed by: William Wyler

Starring: Humphrey Bogart, Fredric March, Arthur Kennedy, Martha Scott

Country: United States of America

Elmer Gantry

Elmer Gantry

Directed by: Richard Brooks

Starring: Burt Lancaster, Jean Simmons, Arthur Kennedy, Dean Jagger

Country: United States of America

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Famous directors named Arthur and their movies

Arthur Dreifuss
Arthur Dreifuss

Born on March 25, 1908

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  • Birth sign: Aries
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of movies: 40
The Last Blitzkrieg

The Last Blitzkrieg

Directed by: Arthur Dreifuss

Starring: Van Johnson, Kerwin Mathews, Dick York, Larry Storch

Sarong Girl

Sarong Girl

Directed by: Arthur Dreifuss

Starring: Ann Corio, Tim Ryan, Irene Ryan, Mantan Moreland

Vacation Days

Vacation Days

Directed by: Arthur Dreifuss

Starring: Freddie Stewart, June Preisser, Frankie Darro, Warren Mills

Double Deal

Double Deal

Directed by: Arthur Dreifuss

Starring: Monte Hawley, Jeni Le Gon, Edward Thompson, Florence O'Brien

Arthur Rosson
Arthur Rosson
  • No. of movies: 27
Trailin' Trouble (1937)

Trailin' Trouble (1937)

Directed by: Arthur Rosson

King of the Sierras

King of the Sierras

Directed by: Arthur Rosson

Boots of Destiny

Directed by: Arthur Rosson

Starring: Ken Maynard, Claudia Dell, Vince Barnett, Ed Cassidy

You'd Be Surprised

Directed by: Arthur Rosson

Starring: Edward Martindel, Earle Williams, Tom McGuire, Dorothy Sebastian

Arthur Penn
Arthur Penn

Born on September 27, 1922

  • Age: 98
  • Birth sign: Libra
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of movies: 18
Bonnie and Clyde

Bonnie and Clyde

Directed by: Arthur Penn

Starring: Warren Beatty, Faye Dunaway, Michael J. Pollard, Gene Hackman

Country: United States of America

Little Big Man

Little Big Man

Directed by: Arthur Penn

Starring: Dustin Hoffman, Faye Dunaway, Chief Dan George, Martin Balsam

Country: United States of America

The Miracle Worker

The Miracle Worker

Directed by: Arthur Penn

Starring: Anne Bancroft, Patty Duke, Victor Jory, Inga Swenson

Country: United States of America

The Chase

The Chase

Directed by: Arthur Penn

Starring: Marlon Brando, Jane Fonda, Robert Redford, E.G. Marshall

Country: United States of America

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Famous writers named Arthur and their books

Arthur Hailey
Arthur Hailey

Born on April 05, 1920

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  • Birth sign: Aries
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of books: 12
The Moneychangers

The Moneychangers

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Arthur Hailey’s #1 New York Times–bestselling novel takes readers behind the bronze doors of a major American bank and into the secret world of big money Ben Roselli, president of First Mercantile American

Hotel

Hotel

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A behind-the-scenes view of a major New Orleans hotel, the St Gregory, which introduces a host of characters - the tycoons who run the industry and the staff and guests in

Airport

Airport

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An Arthur Hailey thriller which became a major film in 1970. When a brutal winter storm hammers Lincoln International Airport, the pressures and passions of a terrifying crisis grip the lives

Wheels

Wheels

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A story of the supercharged world of the American car industry. From the grime and crime of a Detroit assembly line, through to the top-secret design studios and executive boardrooms and

Arthur Ashe
Arthur Ashe

Born on July 10, 1943

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  • Birth sign: Cancer
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of books: 6
Days Of Grace

Days Of Grace

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"Touching and courageous...All of it--the man, the life, the book--is rare and beautiful."COSMOPOLITANDAYS OF GRACE is an inspiring memoir of a remarkable man who was the true embodiment of courage, elegance,

Arthur Koestler
Arthur Koestler

Born on September 05, 1905

  • Age: 115
  • Birth sign: Virgo
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of books: 6
The Thirteenth Tribe

The Thirteenth Tribe

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Mass market paperback. Judaica.

The Act of Creation

The Act of Creation

By:

Darkness at Noon

Darkness at Noon

By:

Arthur Clarke
Arthur Clarke

Born on December 16, 1917

  • Age: 103
  • Birth sign: Sagittarius
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of books: 2
The Garden Of Rama

The Garden Of Rama

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In the spellbinding Arthur C. Clarke tradition, here is an exhilarating adventure into the hearts of both the Universe and mankind...By

Rama Revealed

Rama Revealed

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Trapped on the enormous spaceship Rama III as it hurtles through interstellar space, a group of humans struggles for survival in what has become a hostile and violent environment.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is Arthur a popular name?

Over the years Arthur was most popular in 1918. According to the latest US census information Arthur ranks #32nd while according to famousnames.vip Arthur ranks #2nd.

How popular is the name Arthur?

According to the US census in 2018, 1642 boys were born named Arthur, making Arthur the #230th name more popular among boy names. In 1918 Arthur had the highest rank with 10170 boys born that year with this name.

How common is the name Arthur?

Arthur is #230th in the ranking of most common names in the United States according to he US Census.

When was the name Arthur more popular ?

The name Arthur was more popular in 1918 with 10170 born in that year.

When was the last time a baby was named Arthur

The last time a baby was named Arthur was in 2018, based on US Census data.

How many people born in 2018 are named Arthur?

In 2018 there were 1642 baby boys named Arthur.

Who is a famous person named Arthur?

There a several famous people named Arthur, for example actor Arthur Johnson, director Arthur Penn, musician Arthur Conley.

Who is a famous actor/actress named Arthur?

A famous actor/actress named Arthur is Arthur Johnson, starring in 68 movies, including Tragic Love and The Twisted Trail.

Who is a famous director named Arthur?

A famous director named Arthur is Arthur Penn, who directed 18 movies, including Little Big Man and Night Moves.

Who is a famous singer named Arthur?

A famous singer named Arthur is Arthur Conley, with over 7 songs, including Funky Street and Sweet Soul Music.

How many famous actors/actresses are named Arthur?

There are 144 actors named Arthur including Arthur Johnson and Arthur Godfrey who appeared in movies such as The Twisted Trail and The Glass Bottom Boat.

How many famous directors are named Arthur?

There are 48 directors named Arthur including Arthur Penn and Arthur Dreifuss who directed movies such as Little Big Man and Mary Lou.

How many famous writers are named Arthur?

There are 21 writers named Arthur including Arthur Ashe and Arthur Koestler who wrote books such as The Thirteenth Tribe and Days Of Grace.

How many famous singers are named Arthur?

There are 6 singers named Arthur including Arthur Conley and Arthur Collins who wrote songs such as Mandy Lee and Funky Street.