Famous People Named Christopher
Take a look at famous people named Christopher, such as Christopher Reeve, Christopher Marlowe, and Christopher Plummer.
Playwright, Poet / 1564 - 1593
Playwright, poet. Christopher Marlowe was a poet and playwright at the forefront of the 16th-century dramatic renaissance. His works influenced William Shakespeare and generations of writers to follow.
Film Actor, Theater Actor, Television Actor / 1929 -Regarded as one of the most brilliant Canadian actors of his generation, Christopher Plummer played Captain Von Trapp in the 1965 movie The Sound of Music.
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profile name: Christopher Columbus profile occupation: Explorer
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profile name: Christopher Marlowe profile occupation: Playwright, Poet
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profile name: Christopher Walken profile occupation: Actor
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profile name: Christopher Reeve profile occupation: Film Actor
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profile name: Christopher Plummer profile occupation: Film Actor, Theater Actor, Television Actor
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profile name: Christopher Meloni profile occupation: Television Actor
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