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Ed Lauter

1938 - 2013

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Edward Matthew Lauter Jr. ( LAW-tər; October 30, 1938 – October 16, 2013) was an American actor and stand-up comedian. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ed Lauter has received more than 1,708,315 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 27 in 2019). Ed Lauter is the 1,055th most popular actor (up from 1,791st in 2019), the 1,900th most popular biography from United States (up from 3,120th in 2019) and the 517th most popular American Actor.

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  • 1.7M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 57.72

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 30

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.97

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.21

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Ed Lauter ranks 1,055 out of 9,996Before him are Lee Grant, Dick York, Song Hye-rim, Ashton Kutcher, Rosanna Arquette, and Greer Garson. After him are Simon Baker, John Noble, Pedro Infante, Henry Cavill, Youn Yuh-jung, and John Cusack.

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Among people born in 1938, Ed Lauter ranks 103Before him are Leonardo Boff, Karin Dor, Infante Carlos, Duke of Calabria, Phil Knight, Bill Withers, and Larry Scott. After him are Jean-Claude Mézières, Tereza Kesovija, Ted Turner, Cabu, Ryōji Noyori, and Guy Roux. Among people deceased in 2013, Ed Lauter ranks 81Before him are Patrice Chéreau, Wilfried Martens, Damiano Damiani, Gyula Horn, Jack Vance, and László Csatáry. After him are Antoni Ramallets, Otfried Preußler, Moritz, Landgrave of Hesse, Chris Kyle, Ken Norton, and Pedro Rocha.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Ed Lauter ranks 1,900 out of 18,182Before him are Steven Soderbergh (1963), William F. Sharpe (1934), Walker Evans (1903), Rosanna Arquette (1959), DJ Khaled (1975), and Hayden White (1928). After him are Michael P. Anderson (1959), Wild Bill Hickok (1837), Al Oerter (1936), Malcolm Glazer (1928), Edsel Ford (1893), and Alben W. Barkley (1877).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Ed Lauter ranks 517Before him are Jaclyn Smith (1945), Olympia Dukakis (1931), Lee Grant (1927), Dick York (1928), Ashton Kutcher (1978), and Rosanna Arquette (1959). After him are John Cusack (1966), Fran Drescher (1957), John Gavin (1931), Patricia Neal (1926), Debra Paget (1933), and Angie Dickinson (1931).

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