Adam West

1928 - 2017

Adam West

William West Anderson (September 19, 1928 – June 9, 2017), known professionally as Adam West, was an American actor, known primarily for his role as Batman in the 1960s ABC series of the same name and its 1966 theatrical feature film. West began acting in films in the 1950s. He played opposite Chuck Connors in Geronimo (1962) and The Three Stooges in The Outlaws Is Coming (1965). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Adam West has received more than 6,928,405 page views. His biography is available in 43 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 456th most popular actor.

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  • 6.9M

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  • 61.27

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  • 43

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.50

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.62

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Adam West ranks 449 out of 8,832Before him are Joan Collins, Raquel Welch, Helmut Berger, Peter Finch, Mads Mikkelsen, and Curd Jürgens. After him are Douglas Fairbanks, Shah Rukh Khan, Charlie Sheen, Armin Mueller-Stahl, Harry Dean Stanton, and Robert Hossein.

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Among people born in 1928, Adam West ranks 51Before him are Maya Angelou, Manfred Gerlach, Arnold Rüütel, Manfred Rommel, Jacques Rivette, and Zulfikar Ali Bhutto. After him are Francesco Cossiga, Reynaldo Bignone, Jim Lovell, James Earl Ray, Osamu Shimomura, and James Ivory. Among people deceased in 2017, Adam West ranks 50Before him are Al Jarreau, Jean Rochefort, Danielle Darrieux, Peter L. Berger, Emma Morano, and Abdul Halim of Kedah. After him are Harry Dean Stanton, Jacque Fresco, Mauno Koivisto, Chester Bennington, Powers Boothe, and Jake LaMotta.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Adam West ranks 919 out of 12,171Before him are Raquel Welch (1940), Adam Sandler (1966), David Scott (1932), Floyd Mayweather Jr. (1977), Philip Warren Anderson (1923), and Leo Fender (1909). After him are Douglas Fairbanks (1883), George Minot (1885), Charlie Sheen (1965), Harry Dean Stanton (1926), James Jones (1921), and Lynn Margulis (1938).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Adam West ranks 233Before him are Tobin Bell (1942), Sally Field (1946), Gloria Swanson (1899), Elizabeth Montgomery (1933), Halle Berry (1966), and Raquel Welch (1940). After him are Douglas Fairbanks (1883), Charlie Sheen (1965), Harry Dean Stanton (1926), Tom Waits (1949), Lance Henriksen (1940), and Louise Fletcher (1934).