Dale Robertson

1923 - 2013

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Dayle Lymoine Robertson (July 14, 1923 – February 27, 2013) was an American actor best known for his starring roles on television. He played the roving investigator Jim Hardie in the television series Tales of Wells Fargo and railroad owner Ben Calhoun in Iron Horse. He often was presented as a deceptively thoughtful but modest Western hero. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dale Robertson has received more than 2,739,102 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia. Dale Robertson is the 8,115th most popular actor (down from 6,877th in 2019), the 12,025th most popular biography from United States (down from 10,207th in 2019) and the 3,779th most popular American Actor.

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  • 2.7M

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  • 41.02

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  • 23

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  • 1.25

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.52

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among actors, Dale Robertson ranks 8,115 out of 13,578Before him are May Calamawy, Olivia Cole, Sean Biggerstaff, Lucas Till, Eddie Griffin, and Mekhi Phifer. After him are Christopher Cousins, Marc Warren, Jay Harrington, Ki Hong Lee, Marko Zaror, and Mary Anderson.

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Among people born in 1923, Dale Robertson ranks 464Before him are Sergey Mikaelyan, Antonio Siddi, Horace Ashenfelter, Theo Fitzau, Balbir Singh Sr., and Balram Jakhar. After him are Judith Merril, Chuck Daigh, Jimmy Mullen, Don Barksdale, Larry Rivers, and Ninian Stephen. Among people deceased in 2013, Dale Robertson ranks 480Before him are Shamshad Begum, Fred Martin, Eeva Ruoppa, Antonio Jasso, Jo Benkow, and Stanisław Szozda. After him are Karla Álvarez, John Kerr, Lajos Für, Mary Ellen Rudin, Tom Foley, and Dennis Burkley.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Dale Robertson ranks 12,025 out of 20,380Before him are Mitch Richmond (1965), Tabitha Stevens (1970), Mark Parkinson (1957), Lucas Till (1990), Eddie Griffin (1968), and Mekhi Phifer (1974). After him are Christopher Cousins (1960), Judith Merril (1923), Adrian Dantley (1956), Scott Hahn (1957), Jason White (1973), and Jay Harrington (1971).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Dale Robertson ranks 3,779Before him are Mike Epps (1970), Bill Macy (1922), Olivia Cole (1942), Lucas Till (1990), Eddie Griffin (1968), and Mekhi Phifer (1974). After him are Christopher Cousins (1960), Jay Harrington (1971), Mary Anderson (1859), King Baggot (1879), Eion Bailey (1976), and Daniel Cosgrove (1970).

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