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 846,271 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Harold Sakata is the 1,674th most popular actor (up from 1,963rd in 2019), the 2,944th most popular biography from United States and the 825th most popular American Actor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 850k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 64.50

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 20

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.52

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.74

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Harold Sakata ranks 1,674 out of 10,030Before him are Miranda Otto, Erika Eleniak, Bo Derek, Jean-Marie Collot d'Herbois, Maria Bello, and Silvana Pampanini. After him are Eric Campbell, Lynn Redgrave, Fabre d'Églantine, Lorenzo Lamas, Crispin Glover, and William Devane.

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Among people born in 1920, Harold Sakata ranks 146Before him are Celia Sánchez, Carlo Alberto Dalla Chiesa, Dick Francis, Lê Đức Anh, Renato Carosone, and Eduardo Mondlane. After him are Clifton James, Emilio Colombo, Osvaldo Cavandoli, Václav Neumann, Jean Starobinski, and Lazar Mojsov. Among people deceased in 1982, Harold Sakata ranks 94Before him are Valerio Zurlini, Patrick Dewaere, Anandamayi Ma, Isa Miranda, Carlo Alberto Dalla Chiesa, and Riccardo Paletti. After him are Eduard Tubin, John Cheever, Ngaio Marsh, Elio Petri, Alberto Cavalcanti, and Patrick Magee.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Harold Sakata ranks 2,944 out of 15,968Before him are Bo Derek (1956), Dudley R. Herschbach (1932), Allen Iverson (1975), Maria Bello (1967), P. J. Kennedy (1858), and Barbara Hutton (1912). After him are Elvin Jones (1927), Lorenzo Lamas (1958), Crispin Glover (1964), William Devane (1939), Alvin Plantinga (1932), and Lisa Edelstein (1966).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Harold Sakata ranks 825Before him are Charles Napier (1936), Divine (1945), Stefanie Powers (1942), Erika Eleniak (1969), Bo Derek (1956), and Maria Bello (1967). After him are Lorenzo Lamas (1958), Crispin Glover (1964), William Devane (1939), Lisa Edelstein (1966), Dean Norris (1963), and Rhea Seehorn (1972).

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