David Hedison

1927 - 2019

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Albert David Hedison Jr. (May 20, 1927 – July 18, 2019) was an American film, television, and stage actor. He was billed as Al Hedison in his early film work until 1959 when he was cast in the role of Victor Sebastian in the short-lived espionage television series Five Fingers. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of David Hedison has received more than 1,375,648 page views. Her biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia. David Hedison is the 2,023rd most popular actor (down from 1,427th in 2019), the 3,446th most popular biography from United States (down from 2,578th in 2019) and the 981st most popular American Actor.

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  • 20

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  • 3.13

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  • 3.10

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, David Hedison ranks 2,023 out of 10,030Before her are Dakota Johnson, Anatoly Solonitsyn, Majel Barrett, Thom Barry, Tom Welling, and Leo Genn. After her are Jack Cassidy, Björn Andrésen, Paul Henreid, Kate Walsh, Richard Bremmer, and David Chiang.

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Among people born in 1927, David Hedison ranks 158Before her are Vladimir Ilyushin, Mikhail Ulyanov, Kenneth Anger, Albert Zafy, Neil Simon, and Chandra Shekhar. After her are Jack Cassidy, Paul Volcker, Patti Page, Víctor Rodríguez Andrade, Joe Turkel, and Juan Alonso. Among people deceased in 2019, David Hedison ranks 163Before her are Waldo Machado, Jörg Demus, France-Albert René, Hussain Muhammad Ershad, Édith Scob, and Harrison Dillard. After her are Mark Hollis, Paul Volcker, Katherine Helmond, Michael Gielen, Edith González, and Hannelore Elsner.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, David Hedison ranks 3,446 out of 15,968Before her are Dakota Johnson (1989), Nancy Fraser (1947), La Monte Young (1935), Majel Barrett (1932), Thom Barry (1950), and Tom Welling (1977). After her are Don Alden Adams (1925), Maceo Parker (1943), Jack Cassidy (1927), Ralph Linton (1893), Stephen Sondheim (1930), and Paul Volcker (1927).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, David Hedison ranks 981Before her are Patrick Wilson (1973), Peter MacNicol (1954), Dakota Johnson (1989), Majel Barrett (1932), Thom Barry (1950), and Tom Welling (1977). After her are Jack Cassidy (1927), Kate Walsh (1967), Paul Wesley (1982), Mimi Rogers (1956), Catherine Keener (1959), and Judy Holliday (1921).

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