Dick Miller

1928 - 2019

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Richard Miller (December 25, 1928 – January 30, 2019) was an American character actor who appeared in more than 180 films, including many produced by Roger Corman. He later appeared in the films of directors who began their careers with Corman, including Joe Dante, James Cameron, and Martin Scorsese, with the distinction of appearing in every film directed by Dante. He was known for playing the beleaguered everyman, often in one-scene appearances. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dick Miller has received more than 1,182,113 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia. Dick Miller is the 2,981st most popular actor (down from 2,719th in 2019), the 4,563rd most popular biography from United States (down from 4,328th in 2019) and the 1,349th most popular American Actor.

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  • 3.19

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  • 3.20

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among actors, Dick Miller ranks 2,981 out of 13,578Before him are Andrew Robinson, Nick Cassavetes, Gordon Liu, Andréa Parisy, August Schellenberg, and Rolf Hoppe. After him are Akio Ōtsuka, Bo Hopkins, Dominic Purcell, Takehito Koyasu, Steven Hill, and Lauren Cohan.

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Among people born in 1928, Dick Miller ranks 288Before him are Mitchell Ryan, Ian Bannen, Arthur Melvin Okun, Elio Sgreccia, Bill Mollison, and Clifford Edmund Bosworth. After him are Pedro Casaldáliga, Frank Frazetta, Kiyoshi Atsumi, Umberto Maglioli, Bob Crane, and Gunnar Andersson. Among people deceased in 2019, Dick Miller ranks 225Before him are Fahrudin Jusufi, Fernando Sebastián Aguilar, Elio Sgreccia, John Tate, Alain Barrière, and Gene Wolfe. After him are Johnny Clegg, Peter Snell, Luciano De Crescenzo, Carlo Maria Abate, Julie Adams, and Ram Dass.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Dick Miller ranks 4,563 out of 20,380Before him are Richard E. Stearns (1936), Gene Wolfe (1931), Pete Maravich (1947), Bobby Vinton (1935), Ben Adams (1890), and Michael Chang (1972). After him are Stephen J. Cannell (1941), Bo Hopkins (1942), Louis Moreau Gottschalk (1829), Frank Frazetta (1928), Joss Whedon (1964), and Steven Hill (1922).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Dick Miller ranks 1,349Before him are Dennis Weaver (1924), John Phillip Law (1937), Zendaya (1996), Pamela Tiffin (1942), Andrew Robinson (1942), and Nick Cassavetes (1959). After him are Bo Hopkins (1942), Steven Hill (1922), Lauren Cohan (1982), Brooke Adams (1949), Thom Barry (1950), and Steve James (1952).

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