Fred Quimby

1886 - 1965

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Frederick Clinton Quimby (July 31, 1886 – September 16, 1965) was an American animation producer and journalist best known for producing the Tom and Jerry cartoon series, for which he won seven Academy Awards for Best Animated Short Films. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Fred Quimby has received more than 635,486 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Fred Quimby is the 30th most popular producer (down from 26th in 2019), the 3,409th most popular biography from United States (down from 3,389th in 2019) and the 15th most popular American Producer.

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    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 22

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.62

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.88

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Over the past year Fred Quimby has had the most page views in the with 64,606 views, followed by Russian (9,967), and Spanish (4,831). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Egyptian Arabic (128.78%), Armenian (39.01%), and Serbo-Croatian (28.36%)


Among producers, Fred Quimby ranks 30 out of 140Before him are Raymond Chow, Samuel Goldwyn, Don Simpson, John de Mol Jr., Kathleen Kennedy, and Franco Cristaldi. After him are Andrew G. Vajna, Dick Wolf, Joseph M. Schenck, Robert Evans, Luis Rodríguez, and Stephen J. Cannell.

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Among people born in 1886, Fred Quimby ranks 122Before him are André Marty, Georgios Tsolakoglou, Kurt Schmitt, Olga Rozanova, Ma Rainey, and Otto von Knobelsdorff. After him are Fernand Crommelynck, Alexander Miasnikian, Victor Boin, Itzhak Katzenelson, John Vereker, 6th Viscount Gort, and Takuboku Ishikawa. Among people deceased in 1965, Fred Quimby ranks 88Before him are Abraham Fraenkel, Wilhelm Worringer, Boris Barnet, Princess Pauline of Württemberg, Lee Hoi-chuen, and Vittorio Jano. After him are Johann Kremer, Erik Heinrichs, Mostafa El-Nahas, Árpád Szakasits, Linda Darnell, and D. N. Aidit.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Fred Quimby ranks 3,409 out of 20,380Before him are Horace McCoy (1897), Robert M. Pirsig (1928), Melissa Sue Anderson (1962), Vernor Vinge (1944), Earnie Shavers (1944), and Machine Gun Kelly (1990). After him are Hyman Minsky (1919), Bobby Brown (1969), Frederic Forrest (1936), James McDivitt (1929), Damon Wayans (1960), and Amy Beach (1867).

Among PRODUCERS In United States

Among producers born in United States, Fred Quimby ranks 15Before him are Irving Thalberg (1899), Joel Silver (1952), Albert R. Broccoli (1909), Darryl F. Zanuck (1902), Don Simpson (1943), and Kathleen Kennedy (1953). After him are Dick Wolf (1946), Robert Evans (1930), Stephen J. Cannell (1941), Michael G. Wilson (1942), Hal B. Wallis (1898), and Saul Zaentz (1921).