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Grant Imahara

1970 - 2020

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Grant Masaru Imahara (October 23, 1970 – July 13, 2020) was an American electrical engineer, roboticist, and television host. He was best known for his work on the television series MythBusters, on which he designed and built numerous robots and specialized in operating computers and electronics to test myths. Imahara began his career at Lucasfilm, where he worked in the THX division as an engineer and in the Industrial Light & Magic division in visual effects. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Grant Imahara has received more than 6,282,329 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 30 in 2019). Grant Imahara is the 5,265th most popular actor (down from 3,299th in 2019), the 7,798th most popular biography from United States (down from 5,236th in 2019) and the 2,469th most popular American Actor.

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  • 31

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  • 2.61

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  • 4.35

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Among actors, Grant Imahara ranks 5,265 out of 9,996Before him are Michael Rosenbaum, Tom Kenny, Oona Chaplin, Julie Gayet, Rachael Leigh Cook, and María Pedraza. After him are Medea Japaridze, Irina Petrescu, Alley Mills, Helen, Bill Maher, and Rachel Griffiths.

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Among people born in 1970, Grant Imahara ranks 187Before him are Ciriaco Sforza, Javi Gracia, Yang Hyun-suk, Igor Cvitanović, Aryana Sayeed, and Marie-Josée Croze. After him are Tugay Kerimoğlu, Marc Rosset, Branka Katić, Sirajuddin Haqqani, Ted Cruz, and Shane McMahon. Among people deceased in 2020, Grant Imahara ranks 488Before him are Sergei Adian, Francisco Rodríguez Adrados, Sergei Slonimsky, Gerald Carr, Jimmy McLane, and James Drury. After him are Eppie Wietzes, Jahn Teigen, Nathan Zach, Judith Jarvis Thomson, Ali Bozer, and Folke Alnevik.

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Among people born in United States, Grant Imahara ranks 7,798 out of 18,182Before him are Ryan Dunn (1977), Babe Didrikson Zaharias (1911), Myles Kennedy (1969), Marshmello (1992), Rachael Leigh Cook (1979), and Kenny Barron (1943). After him are John Esposito (1940), Alley Mills (1951), Eddie Rickenbacker (1890), Patti Hansen (1956), Bill Maher (1956), and Mike Lee (1971).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Grant Imahara ranks 2,469Before him are Nana Visitor (1957), Theresa Randle (1964), Susan Lucci (1946), Michael Rosenbaum (1972), Tom Kenny (1962), and Rachael Leigh Cook (1979). After him are Alley Mills (1951), Bill Maher (1956), Laura Leighton (1968), Hoyt Axton (1938), Ashley Greene (1987), and Norman Foster (1903).

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