Dana Andrews

1909 - 1992

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Carver Dana Andrews (January 1, 1909 – December 17, 1992) was an American film actor, and major star in what later became known as film noir. A leading man during the 1940s, he continued acting in less prestigious and character actor roles into the 1980s. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dana Andrews has received more than 2,156,768 page views. His biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 30 in 2019). Dana Andrews is the 2,291st most popular actor (down from 2,079th in 2019), the 3,830th most popular biography from United States (down from 3,540th in 2019) and the 1,121st most popular American Actor.

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  • 62.65

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  • 32

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  • 2.10

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  • 4.55

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Dana Andrews ranks 2,291 out of 10,030Before him are Thandie Newton, Rick Hoffman, Sarah Michelle Gellar, Ciara, Tia Carrere, and Lulu. After him are Harry Langdon, Elya Baskin, Glynis Johns, Dennis Weaver, Jack Arnold, and Anne Heche.

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Among people born in 1909, Dana Andrews ranks 151Before him are Riccardo Freda, Leyla Mammadbeyova, Burl Ives, Ivan Bek, Anthony Mamo, and Jim Davis. After him are Sutan Sjahrir, C. N. Annadurai, Valentina Grizodubova, Marion Dönhoff, Morris Swadesh, and Wang Zhen. Among people deceased in 1992, Dana Andrews ranks 121Before him are Borislav Pekić, László Benedek, Yang Kyoungjong, Emilio Recoba, Petra Kelly, and Sylvain Arend. After him are Jack Arnold, Nie Rongzhen, Michel Berger, Walter Andreas Schwarz, Machiko Hasegawa, and Hal Roach.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Dana Andrews ranks 3,830 out of 15,968Before him are Katharine Burr Blodgett (1898), Sarah Michelle Gellar (1977), Corey Taylor (1973), Ciara (1985), Julia Robinson (1919), and Tia Carrere (1967). After him are Harry Langdon (1884), Robert Brout (1928), Stephen Curry (1988), Harriet Quimby (1875), Dennis Weaver (1924), and Jack Arnold (1916).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Dana Andrews ranks 1,121Before him are David Boreanaz (1969), Tuesday Weld (1943), Rick Hoffman (1970), Sarah Michelle Gellar (1977), Ciara (1985), and Tia Carrere (1967). After him are Harry Langdon (1884), Dennis Weaver (1924), Jack Arnold (1916), Anne Heche (1969), Selma Blair (1972), and Valerie Perrine (1943).

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