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Fess Parker

1924 - 2010

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Fess Elisha Parker Jr. (born F. E. Parker Jr.; August 16, 1924 – March 18, 2010), was an American film and television actor best known for his portrayals of the titular characters in the Walt Disney television miniseries Davy Crockett (1954–55; ABC) and the long-running television series Daniel Boone (1964–70; NBC). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Fess Parker has received more than 2,290,619 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Fess Parker is the 1,661st most popular actor (down from 1,510th in 2019), the 2,827th most popular biography from United States (down from 2,677th in 2019) and the 807th most popular American Actor.

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  • 2.3M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 54.50

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 18

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.40

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.66

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Fess Parker ranks 1,661 out of 9,996Before him are Marie Trintignant, Hyun Bin, Pierre Clémenti, Chico Marx, Dana Delany, and Harold Sakata. After him are Mahershala Ali, Betty Grable, George Segal, Jennifer Love Hewitt, Karen Black, and Pedro Pascal.

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Among people born in 1924, Fess Parker ranks 137Before him are Alexander Haig, Zbigniew Herbert, József Zakariás, Sabine Weiss, Idries Shah, and Alain Bombard. After him are Raymond Barre, Kim Song-ae, Karlheinz Deschner, George Mikan, Yehuda Amichai, and Motoo Kimura. Among people deceased in 2010, Fess Parker ranks 97Before him are Miguel Delibes, Erich Segal, Vladislav Ardzinba, Dick Francis, Alexander Haig, and Raimon Panikkar. After him are Cécile Aubry, Luis García Berlanga, Dimitrios Ioannidis, Vladimir Ilyushin, Andrei Voznesensky, and Abu Omar al-Baghdadi.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Fess Parker ranks 2,827 out of 18,182Before him are Francis Preserved Leavenworth (1858), Dana Delany (1956), Joe Pass (1929), Mitch McConnell (1942), Harold Sakata (1920), and Jeb Bush (1953). After him are Mahershala Ali (1974), Trini Lopez (1937), Jack Dorsey (1976), Betty Grable (1916), George Segal (1934), and John Edward Williams (1922).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Fess Parker ranks 807Before him are Cynthia Nixon (1966), Sung Kang (1972), Lea Thompson (1961), Chico Marx (1887), Dana Delany (1956), and Harold Sakata (1920). After him are Mahershala Ali (1974), Betty Grable (1916), George Segal (1934), Jennifer Love Hewitt (1979), Karen Black (1939), and Lauren Hutton (1943).

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