Brandon deWilde

1942 - 1972

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Andre Brandon deWilde (April 9, 1942 – July 6, 1972) was an American theater, film, and television actor. Born into a theatrical family in Brooklyn, he debuted on Broadway at the age of seven and became a national phenomenon by the time he completed his 492 performances for The Member of the Wedding. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Brandon deWilde has received more than 1,765,410 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Brandon deWilde is the 3,744th most popular actor (up from 5,033rd in 2019), the 5,879th most popular biography from United States (up from 7,475th in 2019) and the 1,839th most popular American Actor.

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  • 59.38

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  • 18

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  • 2.11

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.25

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Brandon deWilde ranks 3,744 out of 10,030Before him are Isabel Sanford, Waheeda Rehman, Diana Barrymore, Marie Avgeropoulos, Toshiko Fujita, and Michael Vartan. After him are Jan Decleir, Rose Leslie, Rainn Wilson, Sharon Gless, Alexis Denisof, and Predrag Bjelac.

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Among people born in 1942, Brandon deWilde ranks 365Before him are Gunilla Bergström, Roger McGuinn, Osman Nuri Topbaş, Eduard Malofeyev, Sergio Ramírez, and Carol Lynley. After him are Johnny Rivers, Ricardo Blázquez, Jorge Liberato Urosa Savino, Anita Roddick, Enrique Morente, and Meredith Monk. Among people deceased in 1972, Brandon deWilde ranks 153Before him are Rudolf Friml, Kenny Dorham, Martim Mércio da Silveira, Walter Lang, Rainer von Fieandt, and Ferde Grofé. After him are Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis, John Grierson, Carlo Agostoni, Balys Dvarionas, Reginald Owen, and Jan Diddens.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Brandon deWilde ranks 5,879 out of 15,968Before him are Frank Oppenheimer (1912), Frank Wykoff (1909), Jonathan Davis (1971), Art Buchwald (1925), Jimi Jamison (1951), and Harry Porter (1882). After him are Strom Thurmond (1902), Oliver Nelson (1932), Tommy Franks (1945), Rainn Wilson (1966), Sharon Gless (1943), and Alexis Denisof (1966).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Brandon deWilde ranks 1,839Before him are Lola Albright (1924), Carol Lynley (1942), Lizabeth Scott (1922), Jeremy Davies (1969), Isabel Sanford (1917), and Diana Barrymore (1921). After him are Rainn Wilson (1966), Sharon Gless (1943), Alexis Denisof (1966), Lexington Steele (1969), Emmy Rossum (1986), and Phyllis Diller (1917).

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