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Harold Sakata

1920 - 1982

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Toshiyuki Sakata (坂田 敏行, Sakata Toshiyuki, July 1, 1920 – July 29, 1982), better known as Harold Sakata, was an American Olympic weightlifter, professional wrestler, and film actor of Japanese descent. He won a silver medal for the United States at the 1948 Summer Olympics in London in weightlifting, and later became a popular professional wrestler under the ring name Tosh Togo, wrestling primarily for various National Wrestling Alliance territories as a tag team with Great Togo. He also wrestled extensively in Japan for All Japan Pro Wrestling, and was a one-time All Asia Tag Team Championship with Rikidōzan. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Harold Sakata has received more than 943,488 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Harold Sakata is the 1,660th most popular actor (up from 1,674th in 2019), the 2,825th most popular biography from United States (up from 2,943rd in 2019) and the 806th most popular American Actor.

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  • 940k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 54.50

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 21

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.79

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.67

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Harold Sakata ranks 1,660 out of 9,996Before him are Simone Simon, Marie Trintignant, Hyun Bin, Pierre Clémenti, Chico Marx, and Dana Delany. After him are Fess Parker, Mahershala Ali, Betty Grable, George Segal, Jennifer Love Hewitt, and Karen Black.

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Among people born in 1920, Harold Sakata ranks 138Before him are Dick Francis, Yevgeny Dragunov, Christopher Robin Milne, Viveca Lindfors, Richard Farnsworth, and Amet-khan Sultan. After him are Renato Carosone, Václav Neumann, Delbert Mann, Thomas Szasz, Ahmad bin Ali Al Thani, and Alf Ramsey. Among people deceased in 1982, Harold Sakata ranks 91Before him are Jean Girault, Marcel Camus, Randy Rhoads, Isa Miranda, Djuna Barnes, and Georg Konrad Morgen. After him are Pavel Rotmistrov, Giovanni Benelli, Valerio Zurlini, David Frankfurter, Elio Petri, and Riccardo Paletti.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Harold Sakata ranks 2,825 out of 18,182Before him are Chico Marx (1887), John L. Sullivan (1858), Francis Preserved Leavenworth (1858), Dana Delany (1956), Joe Pass (1929), and Mitch McConnell (1942). After him are Jeb Bush (1953), Fess Parker (1924), Mahershala Ali (1974), Trini Lopez (1937), Jack Dorsey (1976), and Betty Grable (1916).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Harold Sakata ranks 806Before him are Richard Farnsworth (1920), Cynthia Nixon (1966), Sung Kang (1972), Lea Thompson (1961), Chico Marx (1887), and Dana Delany (1956). After him are Fess Parker (1924), Mahershala Ali (1974), Betty Grable (1916), George Segal (1934), Jennifer Love Hewitt (1979), and Karen Black (1939).

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