George Murphy

1902 - 1992

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George Lloyd Murphy (July 4, 1902 – May 3, 1992) was an American actor and politician. Murphy was a song-and-dance leading man in many big-budget Hollywood musicals from 1930 to 1952. He was the president of the Screen Actors Guild from 1944 to 1946, and was awarded an honorary Oscar in 1951. Murphy served from 1965 to 1971 as U.S. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of George Murphy has received more than 750,155 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). George Murphy is the 7,273rd most popular actor (up from 7,437th in 2019), the 10,747th most popular biography from United States (up from 11,028th in 2019) and the 3,360th most popular American Actor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 750k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 42.68

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 22

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.75

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.99

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of George Murphies by language

Over the past year George Murphy has had the most page views in the with 86,392 views, followed by Italian (4,215), and Russian (2,229). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Southern Azerbaijani (99.60%), Afrikaans (82.40%), and Italian (77.77%)


Among actors, George Murphy ranks 7,273 out of 13,578Before him are Joan Greenwood, Amanda Blake, Robin Bartlett, Lupita Jones, Robert Reed, and Susan Bernard. After him are Maaya Sakamoto, Natalia Streignard, Tony Robinson, Yeardley Smith, Edward Andrews, and Genevieve Cortese.

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Among people born in 1902, George Murphy ranks 313Before him are Pietro Genovesi, Guy Lombardo, Tomasz Stankiewicz, José María Lavalle, Rab Butler, and Sida Košutić. After him are Pua Kealoha, Fred Tootell, Luis Lucchetti, Frank Vaughn, Nikolai Ekk, and Rudolf Schoeller. Among people deceased in 1992, George Murphy ranks 263Before him are Roger Miller, Lona Andre, Max Stiepl, Al Parker, Chingiz Mustafayev, and Robert Reed. After him are Paul Winter, Leo Halle, Molly Picon, Frank Armi, Mallikarjun Mansur, and István Szívós.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, George Murphy ranks 10,747 out of 20,380Before him are Robin Bartlett (1951), Robert Reed (1932), Susan Bernard (1948), Patrick Leonard (1956), Mike Rotunda (1958), and Vern Mikkelsen (1928). After him are Chris Hughes (1983), Mindy Kaling (1979), Edward Andrews (1914), Genevieve Cortese (1981), Richard Bassett (1745), and Vanessa Ferlito (1980).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, George Murphy ranks 3,360Before him are Poppy (1995), Christian Brando (1958), Amanda Blake (1929), Robin Bartlett (1951), Robert Reed (1932), and Susan Bernard (1948). After him are Edward Andrews (1914), Genevieve Cortese (1981), Vanessa Ferlito (1980), Alice White (1904), Lewis Black (1948), and Marley Shelton (1974).

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