Broncho Billy Anderson

1880 - 1971

Broncho Billy Anderson

Gilbert M. "Broncho Billy" Anderson (March 21, 1880 – January 20, 1971) was an American actor, writer, film director, and film producer, who is best known as the first star of the Western film genre. He was a founder and star for Essanay studios. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Broncho Billy Anderson has received more than 151,562 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 3,089th most popular actor.

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  • 46.35

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  • 19

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.80

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.90

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Broncho Billy Anderson ranks 3,047 out of 8,832Before him are Dixie Carter, Alice Drummond, Dina Meyer, Valentina Vargas, Elmo Lincoln, and Anthony Mackie. After him are Jessalyn Gilsig, Ben Whishaw, Grace Park, Michael Shannon, Paula Wessely, and Morgan Fairchild.

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Among people born in 1880, Broncho Billy Anderson ranks 121Before him are Harry Baur, Jeannette Rankin, Jacob Epstein, Tom Mix, Vladas Mironas, and Yordan Yovkov. After him are Frederick Lane, Giles Gilbert Scott, George Herriman, Wilhelm Anderson, Thomas H. Ince, and Walter Brack. Among people deceased in 1971, Broncho Billy Anderson ranks 118Before him are Jean Vilar, Jean-Pierre Monseré, Mario Magnozzi, Guillermo León Valencia, Joseph Helffrich, and Billy Gilbert. After him are Shunryū Suzuki, Wynton Kelly, Tarasankar Bandyopadhyay, Rockwell Kent, Kathleen Lonsdale, and Carl Blegen.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Broncho Billy Anderson ranks 4,931 out of 12,171Before him are Edmund Wilson (null), Barbara Walters (1929), Saul Zaentz (1921), Levon Helm (1940), Lee Konitz (1927), and Anthony Mackie (1978). After him are Red Garland (1923), Buddy Bolden (1877), Margaret Weis (1948), John Lurie (1952), Stephen A. Douglas (1813), and Pat Martino (1944).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Broncho Billy Anderson ranks 1,469Before him are Rob Lowe (1964), Paige Turco (1965), Kim Raver (1969), Dixie Carter (1939), Dina Meyer (1968), and Anthony Mackie (1978). After him are Grace Park (1974), Michael Shannon (1974), Morgan Fairchild (1950), Jenny Slate (1982), Sharon Gless (1943), and Anthony Edwards (1962).