Alan Thicke

1947 - 2016

Alan Thicke

Alan Thicke (born Alan Willis Jeffrey; March 1, 1947 – December 13, 2016) was a Canadian actor, songwriter, and game and talk show host. He is the father of singer Robin Thicke. In 2013, Thicke was inducted into Canada's Walk of Fame. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alan Thicke has received more than 8,848,389 page views. His biography is available in 41 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 2,647th most popular actor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 8.8M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 47.76

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 41

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.77

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.57

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Alan Thicke ranks 2,612 out of 8,832Before him are Josephine Hull, Broderick Crawford, Louise Dresser, Graham McTavish, Yuri Lyubimov, and Ben Cross. After him are Eric Dane, John Garfield, Kristen Wiig, Theodore Bikel, Daniel Baldwin, and Richard Armitage.

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Among people born in 1947, Alan Thicke ranks 270Before him are Jacki Weaver, Sammy Hagar, Mirza Khazar, Lynn Anderson, Pete Maravich, and Ben Cross. After him are Sylvester, Jude Ciccolella, Leszek Balcerowicz, Viktor Yerofeyev, Godfrey Chitalu, and Omar Larrosa. Among people deceased in 2016, Alan Thicke ranks 228Before him are Naná Vasconcelos, Željko Čajkovski, Artur Fischer, Klim Churyumov, Alan Young, and Ernst Neizvestny. After him are Jan Němec, Marco Pannella, Trifon Ivanov, Martin Lundström, Chiyonofuji Mitsugu, and Harry Wu.

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In Canada

Among people born in Canada, Alan Thicke ranks 213 out of 840Before him are Jacques Villeneuve (1953), Martin Short (1950), Louis St. Laurent (1882), Jean Béliveau (1931), Donal Logue (1966), and Paul Haggis (1953). After him are William Kahan (1933), Michael Bublé (1975), John Diefenbaker (1895), Oliver Platt (1960), Jeff Wall (1946), and James LaBrie (1963).

Among ACTORS In Canada

Among actors born in Canada, Alan Thicke ranks 65Before him are Eugene Levy (1946), Sandra Oh (1971), Neve Campbell (1973), Walter Pidgeon (1897), Martin Short (1950), and Donal Logue (1966). After him are Oliver Platt (1960), Colleen Dewhurst (1924), Stephen McHattie (null), Phil Hartman (1948), Natasha Henstridge (1974), and Kim Coates (1958).