Fred Willard

1939 - 2020

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Frederick Charles Willard Jr. (September 18, 1933 – May 15, 2020) was an American actor, comedian, and writer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Fred Willard has received more than 5,147,257 page views. His biography is available in 40 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 33 in 2019). Fred Willard is the 811th most popular actor (up from 2,710th in 2019), the 1,521st most popular biography from United States (up from 4,460th in 2019) and the 406th most popular American Actor.

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  • 5.1M

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  • 68.48

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 40

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.94

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.98

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Fred Willard ranks 811 out of 10,030. Before him are Stefania Sandrelli, Erika Mann, Adrien Brody, Lily Tomlin, Aamir Khan, and Barbara Eden. After him are Bill Pullman, J. K. Simmons, Fran Drescher, María Félix, Gabriele Ferzetti, and Max Wright.

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Among people born in 1939, Fred Willard ranks 77Before him are Pak Pong-ju, Susumu Tonegawa, Helmut Haller, Bernard Kouchner, Dale T. Mortensen, and Lily Tomlin. After him are Manuel Vázquez Montalbán, Abdullah Ahmad Badawi, Carolina Herrera, Milva, Joaquim Chissano, and Infanta Margarita, Duchess of Soria. Among people deceased in 2020, Fred Willard ranks 84Before him are Roger Scruton, David Prowse, Linda Cristal, Lee Konitz, Shirley Knight, and Ben Cross. After him are Margaret Burbidge, Abdul Halim Khaddam, Bobby Morrow, Mory Kanté, Adolfo Nicolás, and Pentti Linkola.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Fred Willard ranks 1,521 out of 15,968. Before him are Tom Wolfe (1930), Lily Tomlin (1939), George Smoot (1945), Martha Washington (1731), Barbara Eden (1931), and Henry Ford II (1917). After him are Sonny Rollins (1930), Bill Pullman (1953), J. K. Simmons (1955), Will Eisner (1917), Fran Drescher (1957), and Lee Iacocca (1924).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Fred Willard ranks 406Before him are Jack Elam (1920), Gene Tierney (1920), Tony Burton (1937), Adrien Brody (1973), Lily Tomlin (1939), and Barbara Eden (1931). After him are Bill Pullman (1953), J. K. Simmons (1955), Fran Drescher (1957), Max Wright (1943), Janet Gaynor (1906), and Michelle Rodriguez (1978).

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