Chevy Chase

1943 - Today

Chevy Chase

Cornelius Crane "Chevy" Chase (; born October 8, 1943) is an American actor, comedian, screenwriter, and producer. Born into a prominent family, he had a variety of jobs before moving into comedy and started acting with National Lampoon. He became a key cast member in the first season of Saturday Night Live, where his recurring Weekend Update segment became a staple of the show. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Chevy Chase has received more than 10,838,916 page views. His biography is available in 39 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 869th most popular comedian.

Memorability Metrics

  • 11M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 56.82

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 39

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.72

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.86

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Television and Movie Roles

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Among comedians, Chevy Chase ranks 12 out of 8Before him are Steve Martin, George Carlin, Adam Sandler, Ellen DeGeneres, Bob Newhart, and Bob Hope. After him are Simon Pegg, Don Rickles, Joan Rivers, Andy Kaufman, Lucille Ball, and Richard Pryor.

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Among people born in 1943, Chevy Chase ranks 93Before him are Antonio Inoki, Jacques Laffite, Alain de Benoist, Roy Andersson, Eric Idle, and Richard Sennett. After him are Jean-Claude Killy, Barış Manço, Peter Sauber, Scott Walker, René Préval, and Hervé Villechaize.

Others Born in 1943

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Chevy Chase ranks 1,662 out of 12,171Before him are Daniel Carleton Gajdusek (1923), Ron Jeremy (1953), Natalie Clifford Barney (1876), Jack Vance (1916), Martha Stewart (1941), and Samuel R. Delany (1942). After him are Lady Bird Johnson (1912), Raymond Franz (1922), Jerry Fodor (1935), Jeffrey DeMunn (1947), Edward Charles Pickering (1846), and Julie Adams (1926).

Among COMEDIANS In United States

Among comedians born in United States, Chevy Chase ranks 11Before him are Whoopi Goldberg (1955), Steve Martin (1945), George Carlin (1937), Adam Sandler (1966), Ellen DeGeneres (1958), and Bob Newhart (1929). After him are Don Rickles (1926), Joan Rivers (1933), Andy Kaufman (1949), Lucille Ball (1911), Richard Pryor (1940), and Melissa McCarthy (1970).