Dan Blocker

1928 - 1972

Dan Blocker

Bobby Dan Davis Blocker ((1928-12-10)December 10, 1928 – (1972-05-13)May 13, 1972) was an American television actor and Korean War veteran, who played Hoss Cartwright in the long-running NBC Western television series Bonanza. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dan Blocker has received more than 3,836,521 page views. Her biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 1,829th most popular actor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 3.8M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 51.05

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 18

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.31

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.12

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Television and Movie Roles

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Among actors, Dan Blocker ranks 1,814 out of 8,832Before her are Katheryn Winnick, Miki Manojlović, Diane Baker, Wendy Hiller, Linda Cristal, and Pierre Clémenti. After her are Paul Henreid, Georgy Vitsin, Divine, Edmond O'Brien, William Devane, and Michael Ballhaus.

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Among people born in 1928, Dan Blocker ranks 214Before her are Fredrik Barth, Nguyễn Văn Thuận, Eric Dolphy, Sohrab Sepehri, Eunice Gayson, and Friedrich Wetter. After her are Yury Yakovlev, Robert M. Pirsig, Flóra Kádár, Shulamit Aloni, Maynard Ferguson, and Borisav Jović. Among people deceased in 1972, Dan Blocker ranks 90Before her are Ivan Yefremov, Alfons Gorbach, Pierre Brasseur, Lee Morgan, Mahendra of Nepal, and Joseph Cornell. After her are René Mayer, Raúl Leoni, Ángel Romano, Giangiacomo Feltrinelli, Lillian Moller Gilbreth, and Max Fleischer.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Dan Blocker ranks 3,161 out of 12,171Before her are Winslow Homer (1836), David Duke (1950), Diane Baker (1938), Ron McGovney (1962), Barbara Kruger (1945), and Winfield Scott (1786). After her are Alan Guth (1947), Afrika Bambaataa (1957), A. E. Waite (1857), Hal Roach (1892), Divine (1945), and Edmond O'Brien (1915).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Dan Blocker ranks 867Before her are Clancy Brown (1959), Kristin Davis (1965), Dyan Cannon (1937), Monica Potter (1971), Mabel Normand (1892), and Diane Baker (1938). After her are Divine (1945), Edmond O'Brien (1915), William Devane (1939), Paul Winfield (1939), Jackie Gleason (1916), and Tom Bosley (1927).