George Wendt

1948 - Today

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George Robert Wendt Jr. (born October 17, 1948) is an American actor and comedian. He is known for playing Norm Peterson on the television sitcom Cheers (1982–1993), which earned him six consecutive nominations for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of George Wendt has received more than 3,055,662 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia. George Wendt is the 5,608th most popular actor, the 8,717th most popular biography from United States (down from 8,165th in 2019) and the 2,823rd most popular American Actor.

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  • 3.1M

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  • 55.52

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 20

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.64

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.93

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, George Wendt ranks 5,608 out of 10,030Before him are George Blagden, Yancy Butler, Kim Rossi Stuart, Julie Gibson, Sheila Hancock, and Govinda. After him are Lukas Haas, Yūki Kaji, Anthony Rapp, Ian McElhinney, Ian Harding, and Gina Rodriguez.

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Among people born in 1948, George Wendt ranks 481Before him are Jean-Pierre Haigneré, Luciano Sušanj, Jeremy Spencer, Len Wein, Diane Ackerman, and Alexei Starobinsky. After him are Ian McElhinney, Ana Palacio, Jerry L. Ross, Birthe Kjær, Rita Barberá, and Meir Sheetrit.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, George Wendt ranks 8,717 out of 15,968Before him are Curtis Fuller (1934), Sonny Perdue (1946), Sean Michaels (1958), Julie Gibson (1913), Daniel Chester French (1850), and Alex Morgan (1989). After him are Harvey Pekar (1939), Vickie Guerrero (1968), Lukas Haas (1976), George B. Seitz (1888), Jeremiah S. Black (1810), and Howard Ashman (1950).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, George Wendt ranks 2,823Before him are Ólafur Darri Ólafsson (1973), Susan Anspach (1942), Dan Dailey (1915), Jane Krakowski (1968), Yancy Butler (1970), and Julie Gibson (1913). After him are Lukas Haas (1976), Anthony Rapp (1971), Gina Rodriguez (1984), Mike Vogel (1979), Dennis Christopher (1955), and Kyle Richards (1969).

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