Ed O'Neill

1946 - Today

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Edward Leonard O'Neill (born April 12, 1946) is an American actor, comedian and former professional football player. Over his career he has earned four Screen Actors Guild Awards as well as nominations for three Primetime Emmy Awards and two Golden Globe Awards. He gained stardom for playing a working class father Al Bundy on the Fox sitcom Married... Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ed O'Neill has received more than 12,321,827 page views. His biography is available in 59 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 57 in 2019). Ed O'Neill is the 577th most popular actor (down from 431st in 2019), the 1,054th most popular biography from United States (down from 832nd in 2019) and the 281st most popular American Actor.

Ed O'Neill is most famous for his role as Al Bundy on the TV sitcom Married with Children.

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  • 12M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 62.32

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  • 59

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.06

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.72

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among actors, Ed O'Neill ranks 577 out of 13,578Before him are Buck Henry, Lance Henriksen, La Belle Otero, Oliver Reed, Cantinflas, and Gary Sinise. After him are Groucho Marx, Maurice Ronet, Milena Dravić, Emma, Lady Hamilton, Luise Rainer, and Michael Chekhov.

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Among people born in 1946, Ed O'Neill ranks 87Before him are Ahmed Zewail, Philip Pullman, Marilyn vos Savant, Howard Shore, Brian Cox, and Daniel Goleman. After him are John Paul Jones, John Heard, Janet Yellen, Laura Bush, Peter Singer, and Yonatan Netanyahu.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Ed O'Neill ranks 1,054 out of 20,380Before him are Muddy Waters (1913), Margaret Brown (1867), Chester Bennington (1976), Thomas Pynchon (1937), Edward Norton Lorenz (1917), and Gary Sinise (1955). After him are Jack Kirby (1917), Groucho Marx (1890), Frank B. Kellogg (1856), Joyce Carol Oates (1938), Alicia Keys (1981), and Nellie Bly (1864).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Ed O'Neill ranks 281Before him are R. Lee Ermey (1944), Lillian Gish (1893), Laurence Fishburne (1961), Buck Henry (1930), Lance Henriksen (1940), and Gary Sinise (1955). After him are Groucho Marx (1890), Michelle Phillips (1944), Steve Carell (1962), Brian Dennehy (1938), David Caruso (1956), and John Heard (1946).

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