Bill Thompson

1913 - 1971

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William H. Thompson (July 8, 1913 – July 15, 1971) was an American radio personality and voice actor, whose career stretched from the 1930s until his death. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bill Thompson has received more than 14,075 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Bill Thompson is the 6,491st most popular actor (down from 5,218th in 2019), the 10,051st most popular biography from United States (down from 7,701st in 2019) and the 3,306th most popular American Actor.

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  • 14k

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  • 53.71

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 16

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.61

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.40

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Bill Thompson ranks 6,491 out of 10,030Before him are William Beaudine, Jamie Clayton, Stephanie Beacham, Sergey Bezrukov, Henry Lau, and Preston Foster. After him are Yui Aragaki, Veerle Baetens, Dave Allen, Glynis Barber, David Leitch, and Wendy Schaal.

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Among people born in 1913, Bill Thompson ranks 293Before him are Jack Ragland, Henry Banks, Mary Carew, Sid James, Noah Beery Jr., and Annette Rogers. After him are Homai Vyarawalla, Evelyn Venable, R. S. Thomas, Duane Swanson, Joe Medicine Crow, and Bob Crosby. Among people deceased in 1971, Bill Thompson ranks 176Before him are Charles Portal, 1st Viscount Portal of Hungerford, Richard Mulcahy, Spring Byington, James Waddell Alexander II, Ogden Nash, and John Jacob Astor, 1st Baron Astor of Hever. After him are Hanna Neumann, Thomas Gomez, Phil Edwards, Seán Lemass, Raymond Hatton, and Richard Russell Jr..

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Bill Thompson ranks 10,051 out of 15,968Before him are A.J. Applegate (1989), Barbara Askins (1939), Big L (1974), Crane Wilbur (1886), Preston Foster (1900), and Commodore Cochran (1902). After him are Robert J. Walker (1801), Ed Boon (1964), Nathaniel Parker Willis (1806), Alexandra Silk (1963), Omarosa Manigault Newman (1974), and David Leitch (1975).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Bill Thompson ranks 3,306Before him are Dave Sheridan (1969), Paul Douglas (1907), Claire Windsor (1892), William Beaudine (1892), Jamie Clayton (1978), and Preston Foster (1900). After him are David Leitch (1975), Wendy Schaal (1954), Jimmi Simpson (1975), June Marlowe (1903), Andrew Stevens (1955), and Lyndsy Fonseca (1987).

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