Bill Murray

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William James Murray (born September 21, 1950) is an American actor and comedian. Known for his deadpan delivery, he first rose to fame on Saturday Night Live, a series of performances that earned him his first Emmy Award, and later starred in comedy films—including Meatballs (1979), Caddyshack (1980), Stripes (1981), Tootsie (1982), Ghostbusters (1984), Ghostbusters II (1989), What About Bob? (1991), Groundhog Day (1993), Kingpin (1996), The Man Who Knew Too Little (1997) and Osmosis Jones (2001). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bill Murray has received more than 18,438,742 page views. His biography is available in 75 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 71 in 2019). Bill Murray is the 261st most popular actor (up from 309th in 2019), the 505th most popular biography from United States (up from 617th in 2019) and the 136th most popular American Actor.

Bill Murray is most famous for being a comedian and actor. He is known for his roles in "Ghostbusters," "Groundhog Day," and "Caddyshack."

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  • 18M

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  • 74.49

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  • 75

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.90

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.27

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Bill Murray ranks 261 out of 10,030Before him are Ursula Andress, Viggo Mortensen, Dolph Lundgren, Harold Lloyd, Natalie Wood, and Demi Moore. After him are George Peppard, Silvana Mangano, Michelle Pfeiffer, Kris Jenner, Thespis, and William Holden.

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Among people born in 1950, Bill Murray ranks 11Before him are Abdullah Gül, Jim Mattis, Viktor Yanukovych, Goran Bregović, Steve Wozniak, and Vicente del Bosque. After him are Anne, Princess Royal, Ed Harris, Narendra Modi, Gilles Villeneuve, Peter Gabriel, and Richard Branson.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Bill Murray ranks 505 out of 15,968Before him are Natalie Wood (1938), Demi Moore (1962), 50 Cent (1975), Whoopi Goldberg (1955), Rutherford B. Hayes (1822), and Washington Irving (1783). After him are Kip Thorne (1940), George Peppard (1928), Michelle Pfeiffer (1958), Terrence Malick (1943), Jack Kilby (1923), and Robert A. Heinlein (1907).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Bill Murray ranks 136Before him are Richard Chamberlain (1934), Jared Leto (1971), Viggo Mortensen (1958), Harold Lloyd (1893), Natalie Wood (1938), and Demi Moore (1962). After him are George Peppard (1928), Michelle Pfeiffer (1958), Kris Jenner (1955), William Holden (1918), Michael Landon (1936), and Jodie Foster (1962).

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