Gerald McRaney

1947 - Today

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Gerald Lee McRaney (born August 19, 1947) is an American television and movie actor. McRaney is best known as one of the stars of the television shows Simon & Simon, Major Dad, Promised Land and House of Cards. He was a series regular in the first season of Jericho and the final season of Deadwood. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Gerald McRaney has received more than 4,156,384 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia. Gerald McRaney is the 2,781st most popular actor (up from 3,068th in 2019), the 4,523rd most popular biography from United States (up from 4,959th in 2019) and the 1,369th most popular American Actor.

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  • 4.2M

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  • 61.45

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  • 19

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  • 2.58

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.24

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Gerald McRaney ranks 2,781 out of 10,030Before him are Danneel Ackles, Daniel Baldwin, George Raft, Brad Harris, Dina Merrill, and Yves Robert. After him are Pierre Mondy, Naya Rivera, Ed Begley, Marga López, Grace Park, and Robert Prosky.

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Among people born in 1947, Gerald McRaney ranks 281Before him are Martin Winterkorn, Dave Davies, Giancarlo Minardi, Joe Morton, Jean Echenoz, and Viktor Klima. After him are Riccardo Fogli, Gregg Allman, Valdir Espinosa, Fernando Savater, Soe Win, and Staffan de Mistura.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Gerald McRaney ranks 4,523 out of 15,968Before him are George Raft (1901), Robert H. Dicke (1916), Marky Ramone (1952), Brad Harris (1933), Dina Merrill (1923), and Edmund Randolph (1753). After him are Naya Rivera (1987), Johnny Thunders (1952), Osceola (1804), George Duke (1946), Ed Begley (1901), and Grace Park (1974).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Gerald McRaney ranks 1,369Before him are Shannon Lee (1969), Danneel Ackles (1979), Daniel Baldwin (1960), George Raft (1901), Brad Harris (1933), and Dina Merrill (1923). After him are Naya Rivera (1987), Ed Begley (1901), Grace Park (1974), Robert Prosky (1930), Ed O'Ross (1949), and Martha Hyer (1924).

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