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  1. Ustinov, Sir Peter Ustinov, Peter Alexander Ustinovnoun

    British actor and playwright (1921-2004)


  1. peter alexander ustinov

    Sir Peter Alexander Ustinov (born Peter Alexander Freiherr von Ustinov ; 16 April 1921 – 28 March 2004) was a British actor, filmmaker and writer. An internationally known raconteur, he was a fixture on television talk shows and lecture circuits for much of his career. An intellectual and diplomat, he held various academic posts and served as a goodwill ambassador for UNICEF and president of the World Federalist Movement. Ustinov was the winner of numerous awards during his life, including two Academy Awards for Best Supporting Actor, Emmy Awards, Golden Globes, and BAFTA Awards for acting, and a Grammy Award for best recording for children, as well as the recipient of governmental honours from, amongst others, the United Kingdom, France, and Germany. He also displayed a unique cultural versatility which frequently earned him the accolade of a Renaissance man. Miklós Rózsa, composer of the music for Quo Vadis and of numerous concert works, dedicated his String Quartet No. 1, Op. 22 (1950) to Ustinov. In 2003, Durham University changed the name of its Graduate Society to Ustinov College in honour of the significant contributions Ustinov had made as chancellor of the university from 1992 until his death.


  1. peter alexander ustinov

    Sir Peter Alexander Ustinov was a British actor, writer, filmmaker, and raconteur. He won two Academy Awards for Best Supporting Actor for his performances in "Spartacus" (1960) and "Topkapi" (1964). Additionally, he was a successful playwright, notably for his play "Romanoff and Juliet" (1956). Ustinov also served as a UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador and received a knighthood in 1990 for his contributions to British cinema. He was highly regarded for his wit and storytelling ability and enjoyed a versatile career in the arts that spanned over 60 years, until his death in 2004.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Peter Alexander Ustinov in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Peter Alexander Ustinov in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7


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