Gary Merrill

1915 - 1990

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Gary Fred Merrill (August 2, 1915 – March 5, 1990) was an American film and television actor whose credits included more than 50 feature films, a half-dozen mostly short-lived TV series, and dozens of television guest appearances. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Gary Merrill has received more than 1,599,498 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Gary Merrill is the 4,994th most popular actor (down from 4,923rd in 2019), the 7,292nd most popular biography from United States (up from 7,327th in 2019) and the 2,245th most popular American Actor.

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  • 1.6M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 47.16

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 24

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.99

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.96

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among actors, Gary Merrill ranks 4,994 out of 13,578Before him are Maude Fealy, Bill Maher, Ricardo Antonio Chavira, Guy Ecker, Khloé Kardashian, and Edward Everett Horton. After him are Ken Foree, Ann Todd, Zhou Xun, Okan Yalabık, Flavio Bucci, and Eva Rueber-Staier.

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Among people born in 1915, Gary Merrill ranks 209Before him are Harriet Bland, Olavi Virta, Eugène Martin, Aníbal Ciocca, Jean Parker, and Josef Zeman. After him are Pavel Kadochnikov, Ismat Chughtai, Argemiro, Felix Kaspar, Jóhann Hafstein, and Alice Faye. Among people deceased in 1990, Gary Merrill ranks 221Before him are Rosario Livatino, Ludwig von Moos, Larry O'Brien, An Wang, Lotte Jacobi, and Adri van Male. After him are Chiara Badano, Gino Cappello, Maurice Cloche, Tibor Berczelly, Mary Martin, and Harry Klinefelter.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Gary Merrill ranks 7,292 out of 20,380Before him are Larry Graham (1946), Malcolm Browne (1931), Michael Stonebraker (1943), Joel Chandler Harris (1848), Khloé Kardashian (1984), and Edward Everett Horton (1886). After him are Ken Foree (1948), Robert Crippen (1937), Walter Breuning (1896), Shemp Howard (1895), Jane Wyatt (1910), and Ben Bradlee (1921).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Gary Merrill ranks 2,245Before him are Tim Daly (1956), Maude Fealy (1883), Bill Maher (1956), Ricardo Antonio Chavira (1971), Khloé Kardashian (1984), and Edward Everett Horton (1886). After him are Ken Foree (1948), Shemp Howard (1895), Jane Wyatt (1910), Amy Smart (1976), Olivia Harrison (1948), and Nancy Walker (1922).

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