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Conrad Bain

1923 - 2013

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Conrad Stafford Bain (February 4, 1923 – January 14, 2013) was a Canadian-American comedian and actor. His television credits include a leading role as Phillip Drummond in the sitcom Diff'rent Strokes (1978–1986), as Dr. Arthur Harmon on Maude (1972–1978), and as Charlie Ross in Mr. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Conrad Bain has received more than 1,761,384 page views. His biography is available in 83 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 81 in 2019). Conrad Bain is the 1,347th most popular actor (down from 712th in 2019), the 103rd most popular biography from Canada (down from 53rd in 2019) and the 27th most popular Canadian Actor.

Conrad Bain was most famous for playing the father in the television show "Diff'rent Strokes."

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  • 1.8M

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  • 56.00

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  • 83

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.27

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 7.36

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Conrad Bain ranks 1,347 out of 9,996Before him are Patrick Macnee, Arnold Vosloo, Don Taylor, Miguel Ferrer, Elsa Pataky, and Holly Hunter. After him are Donald Glover, Edward Fox, Stephen Baldwin, Roscoe Arbuckle, Mithun Chakraborty, and Sam Rockwell.

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Among people born in 1923, Conrad Bain ranks 104Before him are Estelle Getty, Wolfgang Sawallisch, Robert Maxwell, Belisario Betancur, Uziel Gal, and Ernst Nolte. After him are Svetozar Gligorić, Wes Montgomery, Alicia de Larrocha, Uri Avnery, Richard Pipes, and Dexter Gordon. Among people deceased in 2013, Conrad Bain ranks 107Before him are Taihō Kōki, Tuncel Kurtiz, Seki Matsunaga, Ray Harryhausen, Alvin Lee, and Van Cliburn. After him are Otto Sander, Frederik Pohl, Ali Kafi, Rossana Podestà, Eleanor Parker, and Masao Uchino.

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In Canada

Among people born in Canada, Conrad Bain ranks 103 out of 1,350Before him are William Lyon Mackenzie King (1874), Denny Doherty (1940), Ian Stevenson (1918), Steven Pinker (1954), David Easton (1917), and Walter Huston (1883). After him are Louis Slotin (1910), Norman Jewison (1926), Loreena McKennitt (1957), Joseph Wiseman (1918), David Foster (1949), and Margot Kidder (1948).

Among ACTORS In Canada

Among actors born in Canada, Conrad Bain ranks 27Before him are Rick Moranis (1953), Victor Garber (1949), Michael Ironside (1950), Graham Greene (1952), Norma Shearer (1902), and Walter Huston (1883). After him are Joseph Wiseman (1918), Margot Kidder (1948), Fay Wray (1907), Peter Cullen (1941), Martin Short (1950), and Catherine O'Hara (1954).

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