Franklin

Franklin is a boy name and means free landholder. It is a English name and its pronunciation is \f-rank-lin, fr(an)-klin\. Other similar names and variants include: Francklin, Francklyn, Frank, Franklinn, Franklyn, Franklynn. Franklin is a very popular first name for men (#216 out of 1220) and also a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#199 out of 88799).
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Famous people named Franklin

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Famous actors named Franklin and their movies

Franklin Dyall
Franklin Dyall
  • No. of movies: 4
Easy Virtue

Easy Virtue

Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock

Starring: Isabel Jeans, Franklin Dyall, Eric Bransby Williams, Ian Hunter

Country: United States of America

The Private Life of Henry VIII.

Directed by: Alexander Korda

Starring: Charles Laughton, Robert Donat, Franklin Dyall, Miles Mander

Country: United States of America

Atlantic

Directed by: Ewald André Dupont

Starring: Franklin Dyall, Madeleine Carroll, John Stuart, Ellaline Terriss

Alibi

Directed by: Leslie S. Hiscott

Starring: Austin Trevor, Franklin Dyall, Elizabeth Allan, J.H. Roberts

Franklin Cover
Franklin Cover

Born on November 20, 1928

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  • Birth sign: Scorpio
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of movies: 1

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Wall Street

Wall Street

Directed by: Oliver Stone

Starring: Charlie Sheen, Michael Douglas, Tamara Tunie, Franklin Cover

Country: United States of America

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Famous directors named Franklin and their movies

Franklin Schaffner
Franklin Schaffner

Born on May 30, 1920

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  • Birth sign: Gemini
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of movies: 17
The Boys from Brazil

The Boys from Brazil

Directed by: Franklin J. Schaffner

Starring: Gregory Peck, Laurence Olivier, James Mason, Lilli Palmer

Country: United States of America

Planet of the Apes

Planet of the Apes

Directed by: Franklin J. Schaffner

Starring: Charlton Heston, Roddy McDowall, Kim Hunter, Maurice Evans

Country: United States of America

Patton

Patton

Directed by: Franklin J. Schaffner

Starring: George C. Scott, Karl Malden, Stephen Young, Michael Strong

Country: United States of America

Papillon

Papillon

Directed by: Franklin J. Schaffner

Starring: Steve McQueen, Dustin Hoffman, Victor Jory, Don Gordon

Country: United States of America

Franklin Adreon
Franklin Adreon
  • No. of movies: 14
Ep 38 - The Mutton Puncher

Ep 38 - The Mutton Puncher

Directed by: Franklin Adreon

Ep 32 - Decision at Gunsight

Ep 32 - Decision at Gunsight

Directed by: Franklin Adreon

Hell's Crossroads

Hell's Crossroads

Directed by: Franklin Adreon

Starring: Stephen McNally, Peggie Castle, Robert Vaughn, Barton MacLane

Panther Girl of the Kongo

Panther Girl of the Kongo

Directed by: Franklin Adreon

Starring: Phyllis Coates, Myron Healey, Arthur Space, John Daheim

Franklin B. Coates
Franklin B. Coates
  • No. of movies: 4
Jesse James Under the Black Flag

Jesse James Under the Black Flag

Directed by: Franklin B. Coates

A Romance of the Air

Directed by: Franklin B. Coates, Harry Revier

Starring: Bert Hall, Edith Day, Florence Billings, Stuart Holmes

Jesse James Under the Black Flag

Directed by: Franklin B. Coates

Starring: Jesse James Jr., Franklin B. Coates, Diana Reed, Jack Neil

Jesse James as the Outlaw

Directed by: Franklin B. Coates

Starring: Jesse James Jr., Diana Reed, Jack Neil, Marguerite Hungerford

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is Franklin a popular name?

Over the years Franklin was most popular in 1933. According to the latest US census information Franklin ranks #69th while according to famousnames.vip Franklin ranks #2nd.

How popular is the name Franklin?

According to the US census in 2018, 698 boys were born named Franklin, making Franklin the #435th name more popular among boy names. In 1933 Franklin had the highest rank with 5387 boys born that year with this name.

How common is the name Franklin?

Franklin is #435th in the ranking of most common names in the United States according to he US Census.

When was the name Franklin more popular ?

The name Franklin was more popular in 1933 with 5387 born in that year.

When was the last time a baby was named Franklin

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

How many people born in 2018 are named Franklin?

In 2018 there were 698 baby boys named Franklin.

Who is a famous person named Franklin?

There a several famous people named Franklin, for example director Franklin B. Coates, actor Franklin Dyall, actor Franklin Cover.

Who is a famous director named Franklin?

A famous director named Franklin is Franklin B. Coates, who directed 4 movies, including Jesse James Under the Black Flag and A Romance of the Air.

How many famous actors/actresses are named Franklin?

There are 9 actors named Franklin including Franklin Roosevelt and Franklin Ritchie who appeared in movies such as The Roosevelts: An Intimate History and Dust.

How many famous directors are named Franklin?

There are 4 directors named Franklin including Franklin B. Coates and Franklin Gollings who directed movies such as Jesse James Under the Black Flag and Connecting Rooms.