Burt Reynolds

1936 - 2018

Burt Reynolds

Burton Leon Reynolds Jr. (February 11, 1936 – September 6, 2018) was an American actor, director, and producer of film and television, considered a sex symbol and icon of American popular culture.Reynolds first rose to prominence when he starred in several different television series such as Gunsmoke (1962–1965), Hawk (1966), and Dan August (1970–1971). Although Reynolds had leading roles in such films as Navajo Joe (1966), his breakthrough role was as Lewis Medlock in Deliverance (1972). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Burt Reynolds has received more than 18,155,651 page views. His biography is available in 55 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 253rd most popular actor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 18M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 65.29

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 55

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.50

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.37

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Television and Movie Roles

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Among actors, Burt Reynolds ranks 252 out of 8,832Before him are James Caan, Kim Basinger, Timothy Dalton, Lída Baarová, Sean Penn, and George Peppard. After him are Joan Crawford, Jessica Lange, Jennifer Aniston, Daniel Day-Lewis, Christopher Reeve, and Patrick Stewart.

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Among people born in 1936, Burt Reynolds ranks 28Before him are John McCain, Ismail Kadare, Zubin Mehta, Wilt Chamberlain, Ursula Andress, and Michael Landon. After him are Jim Clark, Harald zur Hausen, Aga Khan IV, Buddy Holly, Georges Perec, and Virna Lisi. Among people deceased in 2018, Burt Reynolds ranks 18Before him are Aretha Franklin, Henrik, Prince Consort of Denmark, Paul Bocuse, Lys Assia, John McCain, and Peter Grünberg. After him are Riccardo Giacconi, Isao Takahata, France Gall, Stephen Hillenburg, Arvid Carlsson, and Robert Venturi.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Burt Reynolds ranks 497 out of 12,171Before him are Barbara McClintock (1902), Alan Shepard (1923), George A. Romero (1940), Sean Penn (1960), George Peppard (1928), and Benny Goodman (1909). After him are Donald A. Glaser (1926), Dennis Ritchie (1941), Joan Crawford (1904), Jessica Lange (1949), Theodore William Richards (1868), and Oprah Winfrey (1954).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Burt Reynolds ranks 131Before him are Sidney Poitier (1927), Willem Dafoe (1955), James Caan (1940), Kim Basinger (1953), Sean Penn (1960), and George Peppard (1928). After him are Joan Crawford (1904), Jessica Lange (1949), Jennifer Aniston (1969), Christopher Reeve (1952), Danny Trejo (1944), and Kurt Russell (1951).