Ben Johnson

1918 - 1996

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Benjamin Johnson Jr. (June 13, 1918 – April 8, 1996) was an American film and television actor, stuntman, and world-champion rodeo cowboy. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ben Johnson has received more than 174,366 page views. His biography is available in 34 different languages on Wikipedia. Ben Johnson is the 1,413th most popular actor (down from 1,259th in 2019), the 2,533rd most popular biography from United States (down from 2,336th in 2019) and the 694th most popular American Actor.

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  • 170k

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  • 65.45

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 34

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.75

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.48

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Ben Johnson ranks 1,413 out of 10,030Before him are Heather Locklear, Richard Basehart, Marta Eggerth, Michelle Williams, Michael Ironside, and Esther Williams. After him are Paul Rudd, Uta Hagen, Shilpa Shetty, Massimo Girotti, Charles Vanel, and David Strathairn.

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Among people born in 1918, Ben Johnson ranks 95Before him are Ian Stevenson, Helmut Lent, Gara Garayev, Theodore Sturgeon, Bernd Alois Zimmermann, and Lo Wei. After him are Massimo Girotti, Joseph Wiseman, Aldo van Eyck, Ajahn Chah, Raimon Panikkar, and Fernando Peyroteo. Among people deceased in 1996, Ben Johnson ranks 89Before him are Mary Leakey, Moshoeshoe II of Lesotho, Margaux Hemingway, Nguyễn Hữu Thọ, Lo Wei, and Karl Rappan. After him are Jack Churchill, Jo Van Fleet, Idries Shah, Shams Pahlavi, Hans Blumenberg, and Annabella.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Ben Johnson ranks 2,533 out of 15,968Before him are Henry A. Wallace (1888), Dennis Wilson (1944), Michael DeBakey (1908), Nelson Algren (1909), Harvey Cushing (1869), and Esther Williams (1921). After him are Paul Rudd (1969), Leonard Susskind (1940), James M. Cain (1892), William Labov (1927), Paul Robeson (1898), and David Strathairn (1949).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Ben Johnson ranks 694Before him are Stella Adler (1901), Michael Parks (1940), Heather Locklear (1961), Richard Basehart (1914), Michelle Williams (1980), and Esther Williams (1921). After him are Paul Rudd (1969), David Strathairn (1949), Henry Silva (1928), Jo Van Fleet (1915), Amber Heard (1986), and Josh Duhamel (1972).

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