Dabbs Greer

1917 - 2007

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Robert William "Dabbs" Greer (April 2, 1917 – April 28, 2007) was an American character actor in film and television for over 60 years. With nearly 100 film roles and appearances in nearly 600 television episodes of various series, Greer may be best remembered as series regular Mr. Jonas in Gunsmoke, as Coach Ossie Weiss in the sitcom Hank, and as series regular Reverend Robert Alden in Little House on the Prairie. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dabbs Greer has received more than 1,578,104 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Dabbs Greer is the 1,896th most popular actor (up from 1,974th in 2019), the 3,272nd most popular biography from United States (up from 3,404th in 2019) and the 923rd most popular American Actor.

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  • 2.83

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Among actors, Dabbs Greer ranks 1,896 out of 10,030Before him are Chris O'Donnell, Marton Csokas, Cobie Smulders, Michael Ballhaus, Ivan Mosjoukine, and Ona Munson. After him are John Ireland, Kevin James, George Hilton, Kate Hudson, Catherine Spaak, and Amanda Seyfried.

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Among people born in 1917, Dabbs Greer ranks 138Before him are Mongo Santamaría, Semyon Kurkotkin, Kirk Kerkorian, Fulbert Youlou, Kerim Kerimov, and Red Auerbach. After him are Philipp von Boeselager, Cyrus Vance, Georgy Vitsin, James Jesus Angleton, Adam Malik, and Ernst von Glasersfeld. Among people deceased in 2007, Dabbs Greer ranks 136Before him are Robert Anton Wilson, Antonio Aguilar, Holden Roberto, Aden Adde, Mikhail Ulyanov, and Henri Debehogne. After him are Dashrath Manjhi, Ivica Račan, Andranik Margaryan, Barbara West, Chandra Shekhar, and Bo Yibo.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Dabbs Greer ranks 3,272 out of 15,968Before him are Chris O'Donnell (1970), Milton George Henschel (1920), Kenneth Anger (1927), Gordon Bunshaft (1909), Ona Munson (1903), and Charlotte Perkins Gilman (1860). After him are Kevin James (1965), Stephen Smale (1930), George Washington Carver (1864), Andrea Dworkin (1946), Kate Hudson (1979), and Amanda Seyfried (1985).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Dabbs Greer ranks 923Before him are Wayne Knight (1955), Clancy Brown (1959), Melissa Sue Anderson (1962), Marla Maples (1963), Chris O'Donnell (1970), and Ona Munson (1903). After him are Kevin James (1965), Kate Hudson (1979), Amanda Seyfried (1985), Dan Blocker (1928), Jennifer Love Hewitt (1979), and Rue McClanahan (1934).

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