Don Ameche

1908 - 1993

Don Ameche

Don Ameche (; born Dominic Felix Amici; May 31, 1908 – December 6, 1993) was an American actor and comedian. After playing in college shows, stock, and vaudeville, he became a major radio star in the early 1930s, which led to the offer of a movie contract from 20th Century Fox in 1935. As a handsome, debonair leading man in 40 films over the next 14 years, he was a popular star in comedies, dramas, and musicals. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Don Ameche has received more than 1,778,128 page views. His biography is available in 44 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,011th most popular actor.

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  • 44

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.97

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.02

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Don Ameche ranks 999 out of 8,832Before him are Hibari Misora, Daniel Radcliffe, Colin Farrell, Kiefer Sutherland, Billy Dee Williams, and Bill Pullman. After him are Delphine Seyrig, Michel Serrault, Bernard Blier, Iain Glen, Lilli Palmer, and Jean Dujardin.

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Among people born in 1908, Don Ameche ranks 80Before him are Mohammed bin Awad bin Laden, Remedios Varo, Edward Dmytryk, Sicco Mansholt, Aden Adde, and Viktor Abakumov. After him are Atahualpa Yupanqui, Pablo Dorado, Cus D'Amato, Lionel Stander, Libertad Lamarque, and Jean Delannoy. Among people deceased in 1993, Don Ameche ranks 56Before him are Helen Hayes, Hervé Villechaize, C. Northcote Parkinson, Ishirō Honda, Leonid Gaidai, and E. P. Thompson. After him are Dražen Petrović, Luciano Leggio, Dinmukhamed Kunaev, Eddie Constantine, Bill Bixby, and Bruno Pontecorvo.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Don Ameche ranks 1,878 out of 12,171Before him are Lynne Cheney (1941), Frederik Pohl (1919), Busta Rhymes (1972), Donald E. Westlake (1933), Billy Dee Williams (1937), and Bill Pullman (1953). After him are Ivan Sutherland (1938), Max Baer (1909), Joseph L. Goldstein (1940), Upton Sinclair (1878), David Letterman (1947), and Wolfgang Kapp (1858).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Don Ameche ranks 486Before him are Betty White (1922), Paul L. Smith (1936), Jeffrey Dean Morgan (1966), Shannen Doherty (1971), Billy Dee Williams (1937), and Bill Pullman (1953). After him are Ashton Kutcher (1978), Kirstie Alley (1951), Roberts Blossom (1924), Katey Sagal (1954), Carl Reiner (1922), and Julie Harris (1925).