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Darren McGavin

1922 - 2006

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Darren McGavin (born William Lyle Richardson; May 7, 1922 – February 25, 2006) was an American actor. McGavin began his career working as a set painter for Columbia Pictures. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Darren McGavin has received more than 4,077,480 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Darren McGavin is the 6,185th most popular actor (down from 4,617th in 2019), the 9,208th most popular biography from United States (down from 7,171st in 2019) and the 2,960th most popular American Actor.

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  • 4.1M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 42.54

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 19

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.33

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.03

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Darren McGavin ranks 6,185 out of 9,996Before him are Shay Mitchell, Herbert Hübner, Moon So-ri, Adam Scott, Anthony Anderson, and Clara Blandick. After him are Sarah Drew, Sue Carol, Richard Arlen, Rory Kinnear, Eva Röse, and Madge Bellamy.

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Among people born in 1922, Darren McGavin ranks 353Before him are Melvin Laird, Eevi Huttunen, Jim Pollard, Elsa Joubert, Redd Foxx, and Roberto Lovera. After him are Musa Gareyev, Warwick Estevam Kerr, Derek J. de Solla Price, André Buffière, Milton H. Greene, and William Schallert. Among people deceased in 2006, Darren McGavin ranks 307Before him are Claude Esteban, Erik Elmsäter, Loyola de Palacio, Neroli Fairhall, Bernie Geoffrion, and Ann Richards. After him are Shirley Walker, Martin David Kruskal, Ossi Reichert, Joseph Vissers, Ron Greenwood, and Soraya.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Darren McGavin ranks 9,208 out of 18,182Before him are Chris Webber (1973), Cecilia Beaux (1855), Adam Scott (1973), Anthony Anderson (1970), Meade Lux Lewis (1905), and Don Williams (1939). After him are Sarah Drew (1980), Sue Carol (1906), Maggie Siff (1974), Richard Arlen (1899), Beau Garrett (1982), and John Hopfield (1933).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Darren McGavin ranks 2,960Before him are Edna May Oliver (1883), Dolores Fuller (1923), Maitland Ward (1977), Melissa Fumero (1982), Adam Scott (1973), and Anthony Anderson (1970). After him are Sarah Drew (1980), Sue Carol (1906), Richard Arlen (1899), Madge Bellamy (1899), Kathryn Erbe (1965), and Scott Wolf (1968).

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