What was Charlton Heston’s number as a galley slave in Ben-Hur (1959)? July 17, 2020 by Pamela Landy Charlton Heston’s number as a galley slave in Ben-Hur was forty-one. Related Answers How many actors have played Marc Antony on film? What stuntman somersaults out of Ben-Hur’s chariot during the chariot race in Ben-Hur (1959)? Who played the title role in the 1926 Ben-Hur? Did Charlton Heston ever star in a horror film? In what movies did Charlton Heston play God? What was the name of the first slave ship built in the English colonies?