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Buck Henry

1930 - 2020

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Buck Henry (born Henry Zuckerman; December 9, 1930 – January 8, 2020) was an American actor, screenwriter, and director. Henry's contributions to film included his work as a co-writer for Mike Nichols's The Graduate (1967) for which he received a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Buck Henry has received more than 1,896,517 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia. Buck Henry is the 744th most popular actor (down from 557th in 2019), the 1,378th most popular biography from United States (down from 1,036th in 2019) and the 367th most popular American Actor.

Buck Henry is most famous for being an actor, writer, and director. He is best known for his work on the TV show "Get Smart" and the film "The Graduate."

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  • 24

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  • 11.52

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  • 1.31

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Buck Henry ranks 744 out of 9,996Before him are Ben Gazzara, William Fichtner, Linda Christian, Charles Boyer, Stefania Sandrelli, and Conchata Ferrell. After him are Eva Green, Maureen O'Hara, Pamela Anderson, Ethan Hawke, Michelle Yeoh, and Jane Wyman.

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Among people born in 1930, Buck Henry ranks 77Before him are Pierre Bergé, Ivan Silayev, Richard Donner, Sonia Rykiel, Gaafar Nimeiry, and Ben Gazzara. After him are Michel Serres, Zhores Alferov, Chinua Achebe, Omara Portuondo, Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, and Pavel Popovich. Among people deceased in 2020, Buck Henry ranks 64Before him are James Randi, Jack Steinberger, Kenny Rogers, Ken Hensley, Terry Jones, and Conchata Ferrell. After him are George Blake, Masatoshi Koshiba, Pranab Mukherjee, Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, Carl Reiner, and Eddie Van Halen.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Buck Henry ranks 1,378 out of 18,182Before him are Hamilton O. Smith (1931), Bernard Baruch (1870), Nettie Stevens (1861), Rex Stout (1886), David O. Selznick (1902), and Conchata Ferrell (1943). After him are Annie Leibovitz (1949), Alan Silvestri (1950), Rosemary Kennedy (1918), Paul Stanley (1952), Tom Ford (1961), and Ethan Hawke (1970).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Buck Henry ranks 367Before him are Andie MacDowell (1958), Jack Elam (1920), John Heard (1946), Ben Gazzara (1930), William Fichtner (1956), and Conchata Ferrell (1943). After him are Ethan Hawke (1970), Jane Wyman (1917), David Morse (1953), Carroll Baker (1931), Karen Grassle (1942), and Héctor Elizondo (1936).

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