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Chester Morris

1901 - 1970

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John Chester Brooks Morris (February 16, 1901 – September 11, 1970) was an American stage, film, television, and radio actor. He had some prestigious film roles early in his career, and received an Academy Award nomination for Alibi (1929). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Chester Morris has received more than 517,947 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 25 in 2019). Chester Morris is the 7,274th most popular actor (down from 6,308th in 2019), the 10,761st most popular biography from United States (down from 9,798th in 2019) and the 3,508th most popular American Actor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 520k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 40.25

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 28

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.58

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.61

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Chester Morris ranks 7,274 out of 9,996Before him are James Tupper, Richard Moll, Elizabeth Marvel, Matt Lanter, Kathlyn Williams, and Luke Bracey. After him are Patti Davis, Sergio Renán, Danny Pino, Madeline Zima, Paul Johansson, and Matt Schulze.

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Among people born in 1901, Chester Morris ranks 309Before him are William Daniels, H. Bruce Humberstone, Carmelita Geraghty, Shirley Mason, V. Shantaram, and Francisco Gamborena. After him are John C. Stennis, Al LeConey, Donald Howard Menzel, Oliver La Farge, Adelaide Hall, and Dunc Munro. Among people deceased in 1970, Chester Morris ranks 237Before him are Máirtín Ó Cadhain, Maurice Stokes, Charles Olson, Preston Foster, William Beaudine, and Earl Eby. After him are Feroz Khan Noon, Richard Cushing, Charlie Ruggles, Lillian Board, Patricia Ellis, and Rose McConnell Long.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Chester Morris ranks 10,761 out of 18,182Before him are Eddy Arnold (1918), Richard A. Falk (1930), Otis Blackwell (1931), Bam Margera (1979), Kathlyn Williams (1879), and Foy Draper (1911). After him are Becky G (1997), Patti Davis (1952), Paul Westphal (1950), John Hiatt (1952), Danny Pino (1974), and Sue Monk Kidd (1948).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Chester Morris ranks 3,508Before him are Richard Carlson (1912), Lillian Russell (1860), Richard Moll (1943), Elizabeth Marvel (1969), Matt Lanter (1983), and Kathlyn Williams (1879). After him are Patti Davis (1952), Danny Pino (1974), Madeline Zima (1985), Paul Johansson (1964), Matt Schulze (1972), and Jane Withers (1926).

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