Billy Gilbert

1894 - 1971

Billy Gilbert

William Gilbert Barron (September 12, 1894 – September 23, 1971) was an American comedian, actor, writer and film director known for his comic sneeze routines. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Billy Gilbert has received more than 248,310 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 3,044th most popular actor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 250k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 46.47

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 17

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.28

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.72

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Billy Gilbert ranks 3,003 out of 8,832Before him are Leif Erickson, Jimmy Smits, Larry Hankin, Danièle Delorme, Sam Wanamaker, and Bruno Kirby. After him are Patrick J. Adams, Hugh Bonneville, Michael Ontkean, Om Puri, Stephen Tobolowsky, and Richard Davalos.

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Among people born in 1894, Billy Gilbert ranks 145Before him are Robert Menzies, Mikheil Chiaureli, Nita Naldi, C. R. Swart, John Lennard-Jones, and Alfred Berger. After him are Walter Piston, Pelageya Shajn, Bill Johnston, Jack Benny, Nicolas Slonimsky, and Billy Bishop. Among people deceased in 1971, Billy Gilbert ranks 117Before him are Simon Vestdijk, Jean Vilar, Jean-Pierre Monseré, Mario Magnozzi, Guillermo León Valencia, and Joseph Helffrich. After him are Broncho Billy Anderson, Shunryū Suzuki, Wynton Kelly, Tarasankar Bandyopadhyay, Rockwell Kent, and Kathleen Lonsdale.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Billy Gilbert ranks 4,879 out of 12,171Before him are Bruno Kirby (1949), Norman Spinrad (1940), Thad Cochran (1937), Rudy Van Gelder (1924), Henry Carr (1941), and Brad Delson (1977). After him are Medgar Evers (1925), Criss Angel (1967), Washington Allston (1779), Stephen Tobolowsky (1951), Daniel J. Boorstin (1914), and Richard Davalos (1930).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Billy Gilbert ranks 1,452Before him are Judith Light (1949), Jim Varney (1949), Jimmy Smits (1955), Larry Hankin (1940), Sam Wanamaker (1919), and Bruno Kirby (1949). After him are Stephen Tobolowsky (1951), Richard Davalos (1930), Eve Arden (1908), Sandahl Bergman (1951), Henry Thomas (1971), and Moe Howard (1897).