Bob Clark

1939 - 2007

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Benjamin Robert Clark (August 5, 1939 – April 4, 2007) was an American film director and screenwriter. In the 1970s and 1980s, he was responsible for some of the most successful films in Canadian film history such as Black Christmas (1974), Murder by Decree (1979), Tribute (1980), Porky's (1981), and A Christmas Story (1983). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bob Clark has received more than 941,499 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Bob Clark is the 7,421st most popular actor (down from 6,879th in 2019), the 10,950th most popular biography from United States (down from 10,213th in 2019) and the 3,432nd most popular American Actor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 940k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 42.42

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 19

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.70

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.81

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Bob Clarks by language

Over the past year Bob Clark has had the most page views in the with 118,902 views, followed by Italian (4,301), and French (3,062). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Cornish (143.92%), Malagasy (102.68%), and Catalan (88.10%)


Among actors, Bob Clark ranks 7,421 out of 13,578Before him are Natasha Yarovenko, Sergei Puskepalis, Nicholas Galitzine, Marguerite MacIntyre, Steven R. McQueen, and Faith Evans. After him are Rory Cochrane, Alan Rachins, Gerrit Graham, Chester Morris, Léa Drucker, and P. Bhanumathi.

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Among people born in 1939, Bob Clark ranks 569Before him are Paul Sauvage, Kate O'Mara, Pavel Morozenko, S. David Griggs, James Hartle, and Peter Goldreich. After him are Bill Mulliken, Harvey Pekar, Orlando Quevedo, Claude Piquemal, Kim Fowley, and Karel Schoeman. Among people deceased in 2007, Bob Clark ranks 375Before him are Herb McKenley, Kenji Nagai, Dusty Anderson, Yelena Romanova, Dadullah, and Yelena Petushkova. After him are Tillie Olsen, F. Albert Cotton, Ian Wallace, Fenny Heemskerk, Yolanda King, and Porter Wagoner.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Bob Clark ranks 10,950 out of 20,380Before him are George Henry Thomas (1816), Marguerite MacIntyre (1965), Steven R. McQueen (1988), Faith Evans (1973), Ted Sorensen (1928), and Daniel Kleppner (1932). After him are Rory Cochrane (1972), Henry Proctor (1929), Amos Eaton (1776), Alan Rachins (1942), Worthington Whittredge (1820), and Gerrit Graham (1948).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Bob Clark ranks 3,432Before him are Bobbi Kristina Brown (1993), Stephanie Zimbalist (1956), Cameron Monaghan (1993), Marguerite MacIntyre (1965), Steven R. McQueen (1988), and Faith Evans (1973). After him are Rory Cochrane (1972), Alan Rachins (1942), Gerrit Graham (1948), Chester Morris (1901), James Badge Dale (1978), and Marjorie Rambeau (1889).

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