Gary Cooper

1901 - 1961

Gary Cooper

Gary Cooper (born Frank James Cooper; May 7, 1901 – May 13, 1961) was an American actor known for his natural, authentic, and understated acting style. He won the Academy Award for Best Actor twice and had a further three nominations, as well as receiving an Academy Honorary Award for his career achievements in 1961. He was one of the top 10 film personalities for 23 consecutive years, and one of the top money-making stars for 18 years. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Gary Cooper has received more than 5,337,810 page views. His biography is available in 77 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 101st most popular actor.

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  • 5.3M

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  • 70.53

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  • 77

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.80

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.10

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Gary Cooper ranks 100 out of 8,832Before him are Charlton Heston, Orson Welles, Doris Day, Hedy Lamarr, Judy Garland, and Jean-Claude Van Damme. After him are Denzel Washington, Mel Gibson, Jean Marais, Jean Gabin, Alan Rickman, and Clark Gable.

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Among people born in 1901, Gary Cooper ranks 16Before him are Sukarno, Fulgencio Batista, Rudolf Höss, Alberto Giacometti, Leopold III of Belgium, and Magda Goebbels. After him are Clark Gable, Ngo Dinh Diem, Vittorio De Sica, Paul of Greece, Princess Märtha of Sweden, and André Malraux. Among people deceased in 1961, Gary Cooper ranks 6Before him are Ernest Hemingway, Carl Jung, Erwin Schrödinger, Dag Hammarskjöld, and Patrice Lumumba. After him are Louis-Ferdinand Céline, Maurice Merleau-Ponty, Adnan Menderes, Mohammed V of Morocco, Zog I of Albania, and Percy Williams Bridgman.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Gary Cooper ranks 199 out of 12,171Before him are B. F. Skinner (1904), Edwin McMillan (1907), Charles Sanders Peirce (1839), James Madison (1751), John Ford (1894), and Judy Garland (1922). After him are Denzel Washington (1954), Mel Gibson (1956), Frank Zappa (1940), Ezra Pound (1885), Talcott Parsons (1902), and Robert Andrews Millikan (1868).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Gary Cooper ranks 53Before him are Samuel L. Jackson (1948), Tom Hanks (1956), Charlton Heston (1923), Orson Welles (1915), Doris Day (1922), and Judy Garland (1922). After him are Denzel Washington (1954), Mel Gibson (1956), Clark Gable (1901), Christopher Lloyd (1938), Sigourney Weaver (1949), and Tony Curtis (1925).