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Bob Saget

1956 - Today

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Robert Lane Saget (May 17, 1956 – January 9, 2022) was an American stand-up comedian, actor, and television host. His acting roles included Danny Tanner on the ABC sitcom Full House (1987–1995) and its Netflix sequel Fuller House (2016–2020), and the voice of narrator Ted Mosby on the CBS sitcom How I Met Your Mother (2005–2014). From 1989 to 1997, he was the original host of America's Funniest Home Videos. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bob Saget has received more than 6,292,462 page views. His biography is available in 35 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 33 in 2019). Bob Saget is the 30th most popular comedian (up from 33rd in 2019), the 3,414th most popular biography from United States (up from 3,802nd in 2019) and the 27th most popular American Comedian.

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  • 6.3M

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  • 63.47

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  • 35

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.41

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.20

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among COMEDIANS

Among comedians, Bob Saget ranks 30 out of 90Before him are Harpo Marx, Melissa McCarthy, Larry David, Bernie Mac, John Ritter, and Jackie Gleason. After him are Ronald Golias, Mary Tyler Moore, Lenny Bruce, Jerry Seinfeld, Jonathan Winters, and Albert Brooks.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1956, Bob Saget ranks 111Before him are Trần Đại Quang, La Toya Jackson, Georg Gänswein, Boris Akunin, Mansour Bahrami, and Brett Cullen. After him are GG Allin, Philip Kerr, Mimi Rogers, Gregg L. Semenza, Keiichi Tsuchiya, and Iveta Radičová.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Bob Saget ranks 3,414 out of 15,968Before him are Eric Singer (1958), Sheryl Crow (1962), Henry Hazlitt (1894), Paul Winfield (1939), Kevin Peter Hall (1955), and Todd Phillips (1970). After him are Jack Sharkey (1902), GG Allin (1956), James F. Byrnes (1882), Vanessa Williams (1963), John Paine (1870), and Nate Thurmond (1941).

Among COMEDIANS In United States

Among comedians born in United States, Bob Saget ranks 27Before him are Harpo Marx (1888), Melissa McCarthy (1970), Larry David (1947), Bernie Mac (1957), John Ritter (1948), and Jackie Gleason (1916). After him are Mary Tyler Moore (1936), Lenny Bruce (1925), Jerry Seinfeld (1954), Jonathan Winters (1925), Albert Brooks (1947), and Kevin Hart (1979).

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