Dick Cavett

1936 - Today

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Richard Alva Cavett (; born November 19, 1936) is an American television personality and former talk show host. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dick Cavett has received more than 5,228,615 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Dick Cavett is the 6,022nd most popular writer, the 9,866th most popular biography from United States and the 745th most popular American Writer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 5.2M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 43.82

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 16

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.52

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.56

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Notable Works

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Among writers, Dick Cavett ranks 6,022 out of 7,302Before him are Luiza Pesjak, Leïla Slimani, Chingiz Abdullayev, Nella Larsen, Šatrijos Ragana, and Anna J. Cooper. After him are Andy Weir, Charles Le Goffic, Sarah Trimmer, Penelope Lively, Karin Alvtegen, and Agustín Durán.

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Among people born in 1936, Dick Cavett ranks 506Before him are Michael Dertouzos, Eleonore Schwarz, Leon O. Chua, Nils Nilsson, Carl Kaufmann, and René Ferrier. After him are John Tchicai, Sergio Navarro, Robert F. Overmyer, Karl-Heinrich von Groddeck, Domingo Pérez, and Alan Hodgkinson.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Dick Cavett ranks 9,866 out of 20,380Before him are Anna J. Cooper (1858), Walter Bahr (1927), Aldo Donelli (1907), Anna J. Harrison (1912), Alison Brie (1982), and Elihu B. Washburne (1816). After him are Sylvia Robinson (1935), Bud Luckey (1934), Andy Weir (1972), George Lynch (1954), John Debney (1956), and Kawhi Leonard (1991).

Among WRITERS In United States

Among writers born in United States, Dick Cavett ranks 745Before him are Larry Kramer (1935), Robert Coover (1932), Jacob Abbott (1803), Rebecca Solnit (1961), Nella Larsen (1891), and Anna J. Cooper (1858). After him are Andy Weir (1972), Scott Turow (1949), Kenneth Rexroth (1905), Crane Wilbur (1886), Armistead Maupin (1944), and Tony Kushner (1956).