Charlie Callas

1924 - 2011

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Charlie Callas (born Charles Callias; December 20, 1924 – January 27, 2011) was an American actor and comedian. He was most commonly known for his work with Mel Brooks, Jerry Lewis, and Dean Martin, and his many stand-up appearances on television talk shows in the 1970s. He was also known for his role as Malcolm Argos, the restaurant owner and former con man, on the Eddie Albert and Robert Wagner television series Switch (1975–1978). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Charlie Callas has received more than 500,955 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Charlie Callas is the 8,596th most popular actor (down from 8,061st in 2019), the 12,684th most popular biography from United States (down from 11,853rd in 2019) and the 4,019th most popular American Actor.

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  • 500k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 40.12

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 17

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.81

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.50

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among actors, Charlie Callas ranks 8,596 out of 13,578Before him are Jacqueline Beer, Ebru Özkan, Claire Keim, Dorothy Davenport, Andrea Anders, and Dylan Minnette. After him are Arbaaz Khan, Tim Gunn, Virginia Capers, Aya Hirano, Brian Baumgartner, and Yōko Hikasa.

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Among people born in 1924, Charlie Callas ranks 492Before him are F. Sionil José, Mary Warnock, Baroness Warnock, Mary Ellen Rudin, John Riseley-Prichard, Patricia Roberts Harris, and Nikolai Sologubov. After him are Margaret Whiting, Ken Green, Joseph Campanella, Norvel Lee, Frank Lautenberg, and Earl Palmer. Among people deceased in 2011, Charlie Callas ranks 466Before him are Pertti Purhonen, Fe del Mundo, Stefan Liv, Neil Young, Tomoko Kawakami, and Carl Robie. After him are Margaret Whiting, Zbigniew Jaremski, Mika Myllylä, Samuel Wanjiru, Frank Kameny, and Uche Okafor.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Charlie Callas ranks 12,684 out of 20,380Before him are Robert Bork (1927), Walter Payton (1954), Sid Wilson (1977), George S. Boutwell (1818), Dylan Minnette (1996), and Richard Russell Jr. (1897). After him are Sandy West (1959), John Davis Lodge (1903), Travis Kelce (1989), Quinton Jackson (1978), Charles Murray (1943), and Dennis Edwards (1943).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Charlie Callas ranks 4,019Before him are Sheri Moon Zombie (1970), Billy Miller (1979), Sean Hayes (1970), Dorothy Davenport (1895), Andrea Anders (1975), and Dylan Minnette (1996). After him are Tim Gunn (1953), Virginia Capers (1925), Brian Baumgartner (1972), Omar Benson Miller (1978), Donald Faison (1974), and Kyle Richards (1969).

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