Buster Crabbe

1908 - 1983

Buster Crabbe

Clarence Linden Crabbe II (; February 7, 1908 – April 23, 1983), known professionally as Buster Crabbe, was an American two-time Olympic swimmer and film and television actor. He won the 1932 Olympic gold medal for 400-meter freestyle swimming event, which launched his career on the silver screen and later television. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Buster Crabbe has received more than 707,612 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 4,504th most popular actor.

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  • 710k

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  • 42.08

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 20

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.74

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.88

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Buster Crabbe ranks 4,471 out of 8,832Before him are Gil Birmingham, Parker Posey, Vincent Regan, Melissa Benoist, Kim Nam-gil, and Douglas Rain. After him are Camila Mendes, Robert Alda, Isabelle Nanty, Tracey Ullman, Mary Alden, and Bill Skarsgård.

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Among people born in 1908, Buster Crabbe ranks 229Before him are Buddy Ebsen, Tauno Palo, Sucheta Kriplani, Julio Lores, Luis Pérez, and Louis L'Amour. After him are Billy Gonsalves, Zainab Biisheva, Raymond Scott, Theodore Roethke, Dennis O'Keefe, and David Marshall. Among people deceased in 1983, Buster Crabbe ranks 165Before him are Gerry Hitchens, Sabin Carr, Kenneth Clark, Anton Buttigieg, Richard Llewellyn, and Slim Pickens. After him are Pat O'Brien, Claude Papi, Frank Forde, Lutz Eigendorf, Billy Fury, and Kai Winding.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Buster Crabbe ranks 6,743 out of 12,171Before him are Parker Posey (1968), Don Carlos Buell (1818), Melissa Benoist (1988), Matthew Henson (1866), Peter Berg (1962), and Thomas Watson Jr. (1914). After him are John Warnock (1940), Camila Mendes (1994), Charles Stark Draper (1901), Robert Alda (1914), Flavor Flav (1959), and Mary Alden (1883).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Buster Crabbe ranks 2,181Before him are Ben Stein (1944), Carol Lynley (1942), Sean Murray (1977), Gil Birmingham (1953), Parker Posey (1968), and Melissa Benoist (1988). After him are Camila Mendes (1994), Robert Alda (1914), Mary Alden (1883), Mildred Dunnock (1901), Charlie Murphy (1959), and Joe Alaskey (1952).