Edgar Bergen

1903 - 1978

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Edgar John Bergen (born Edgar John Berggren; February 16, 1903 – September 30, 1978) was an American actor, comedian, vaudevillian and radio performer, best known for his proficiency in ventriloquism and his characters Charlie McCarthy and Mortimer Snerd. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Edgar Bergen has received more than 1,385,361 page views. Her biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Edgar Bergen is the 4,777th most popular actor (down from 4,008th in 2019), the 7,104th most popular biography from United States (down from 6,236th in 2019) and the 2,225th most popular Actor.

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  • 21

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  • 3.75

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Among actors, Edgar Bergen ranks 4,777 out of 9,996Before her are Martin Shaw, Sophie Okonedo, Chyler Leigh, Veronica Ferres, Jeon Do-yeon, and Costas Mandylor. After her are Lauren Lane, Patricia Wettig, Birol Ünel, LeVar Burton, Tracey Walter, and Erwin Geschonneck.

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Among people born in 1903, Edgar Bergen ranks 252Before her are George Coulouris, Lola Álvarez Bravo, Voldemar Väli, Joseph B. Soloveitchik, Morgan Taylor, and Malcolm Muggeridge. After her are Elisha Cook Jr., G. Evelyn Hutchinson, Eric A. Havelock, Afanasy Beloborodov, Ali Sastroamidjojo, and Millard Mitchell. Among people deceased in 1978, Edgar Bergen ranks 181Before her are Cearbhall Ó Dálaigh, Alexander Belov, Sverre Farstad, Ivan Kavaleridze, Ljubiša Stevanović, and Leopoldo Torre Nilsson. After her are Jorge Icaza Coronel, Baltasar Albéniz, Oscar Homolka, Jorge de Sena, Paul Yü Pin, and Birger Sörvik.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Edgar Bergen ranks 7,104 out of 18,182Before her are Amar Bose (1929), Chyler Leigh (1982), Criss Angel (1967), Edward Condon (1902), Randy Meisner (1946), and L. J. Smith (1965). After her are Anita Bryant (1940), Alfred Mosher Butts (1899), Lauren Lane (1961), Donald Wuerl (1940), Patricia Wettig (1951), and Kenneth Copeland (1936).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Edgar Bergen ranks 2,225Before her are Beulah Bondi (1889), Sam Lloyd (1963), Jerry Hardin (1929), Betty Bronson (1906), Mary Anderson (1918), and Chyler Leigh (1982). After her are Lauren Lane (1961), Patricia Wettig (1951), Tracey Walter (1947), Charisma Carpenter (1970), Jeanette Nolan (1911), and Elisha Cook Jr. (1903).

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