Chris Farley

1964 - 1997

Chris Farley

Christopher Crosby Farley (February 15, 1964 – December 18, 1997) was an American actor and comedian. Farley was known for his loud, energetic comedic style, and was a member of Chicago's Second City Theatre and later a cast member of the NBC sketch comedy show Saturday Night Live between 1990 and 1995. He then went on to pursue a film career, starring in films such as Coneheads, Tommy Boy, Black Sheep, Beverly Hills Ninja, Billy Madison, Dirty Work, and Almost Heroes (1998). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Chris Farley has received more than 11,731,992 page views. His biography is available in 43 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 3,553rd most popular actor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 12M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 45.02

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 43

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.79

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.67

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Chris Farley ranks 3,508 out of 8,832Before him are Henry B. Walthall, Madeline Kahn, Kurt Fuller, Brett Cullen, Jessica Walter, and Jaimie Alexander. After him are Gilbert Roland, Béatrice Dalle, Bill Nunn, Otto Waalkes, Zero Mostel, and Richard Madden.

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Among people born in 1964, Chris Farley ranks 179Before him are Arturs Krišjānis Kariņš, Natacha Atlas, Martin Donnelly, Vinnie Paul, Sabrina Ferilli, and Sven Väth. After him are Béatrice Dalle, Bernd Schneider, Vladimir Smirnov, Bertrand Cantat, Michael Müller, and Hiroshi Abe. Among people deceased in 1997, Chris Farley ranks 168Before him are Natallia Arsiennieva, Heikki Savolainen, Martin Schwarzschild, Helen Jacobs, Ted Gärdestad, and Voldemar Väli. After him are Chūhei Nambu, Eugène Guillevic, Dulce María Loynaz, Roger Marche, Matti Sippala, and John Akii-Bua.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Chris Farley ranks 5,528 out of 12,171Before him are Kurt Fuller (1953), Brett Cullen (1956), Frankie Knuckles (1955), Frederic Remington (1861), Jessica Walter (1941), and Jaimie Alexander (1984). After him are Billy Corgan (1967), Mike D'Antoni (1951), Paul R. Ehrlich (1932), Vanessa del Rio (1952), Zero Mostel (1915), and Roger Sessions (1896).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Chris Farley ranks 1,709Before him are Henry B. Walthall (1878), Madeline Kahn (1942), Kurt Fuller (1953), Brett Cullen (1956), Jessica Walter (1941), and Jaimie Alexander (1984). After him are Zero Mostel (1915), Diana Barrymore (1921), Arlene Dahl (1925), Scott Caan (1976), Marisol Nichols (1973), and Scott Patterson (1958).