Bill Murray

1950 - Today

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William James Murray (born September 21, 1950) is an American actor and comedian, known for his deadpan delivery in roles ranging from studio comedies to independent dramas. In 2016, Murray was awarded the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor. Murray became a national presence on Saturday Night Live from 1977 to 1980, where he received a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing for a Variety Series. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bill Murray has received more than 25,662,511 page views. His biography is available in 77 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 75 in 2019). Bill Murray is the 260th most popular actor (down from 181st in 2019), the 500th most popular biography from United States (down from 335th in 2019) and the 128th 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."

Memorability Metrics

  • 26M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 66.90

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 77

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.44

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.69

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among actors, Bill Murray ranks 260 out of 13,578Before him are Nick Nolte, Faye Dunaway, Reese Witherspoon, James Coburn, Angela Lansbury, and Alan Bates. After him are Sylvia Kristel, Emma Thompson, Talia Shire, Giuliano Gemma, Colin Firth, and John Cazale.

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Among people born in 1950, Bill Murray ranks 17Before him are Stevie Wonder, Ed Harris, Robbie Coltrane, Jim Mattis, Steven Van Zandt, and David Duke. After him are Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, Anne, Princess Royal, Gilles Villeneuve, Joe Hisaishi, Néstor Kirchner, and Mithun Chakraborty.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Bill Murray ranks 500 out of 20,380Before him are Eugene O'Neill (1888), Ray Kroc (1902), Patricia Highsmith (1921), George R. R. Martin (1948), Richard E. Byrd (1888), and Francis Fukuyama (1952). After him are Talia Shire (1946), Richard Stallman (1953), John Cazale (1935), Jean Seberg (1938), Nancy Reagan (1921), and David Carradine (1936).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Bill Murray ranks 128Before him are John Malkovich (1953), Sidney Poitier (1927), Nick Nolte (1941), Faye Dunaway (1941), Reese Witherspoon (1976), and James Coburn (1928). After him are Talia Shire (1946), John Cazale (1935), Jean Seberg (1938), Nancy Reagan (1921), David Carradine (1936), and Kathy Bates (1948).

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