Harry Dean Stanton

1926 - 2017

Harry Dean Stanton

Harry Dean Stanton (July 14, 1926 – September 15, 2017) was an American actor, musician, and singer. In a career that spanned more than six decades, Stanton played supporting roles in films such as Cool Hand Luke (1967), Kelly's Heroes (1970), Dillinger (1973), The Godfather Part II (1974), Alien (1979), Escape from New York (1981), Christine (1983), Repo Man (1984), Pretty in Pink (1986), The Last Temptation of Christ (1988), Wild at Heart (1990), The Straight Story (1999), The Green Mile (1999), Alpha Dog (2006) and Inland Empire (2006). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Harry Dean Stanton has received more than 4,626,360 page views. His biography is available in 38 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 461st most popular actor.

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  • 38

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  • 3.86

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  • 4.09

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Harry Dean Stanton ranks 454 out of 8,832Before him are Curd Jürgens, Adam West, Douglas Fairbanks, Shah Rukh Khan, Charlie Sheen, and Armin Mueller-Stahl. After him are Robert Hossein, Tom Waits, Lance Henriksen, Stéphane Audran, Natalie Portman, and Jessica Tandy.

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Among people born in 1926, Harry Dean Stanton ranks 57Before him are John Fowles, Alcides Ghiggia, Steve Reeves, Richard Crenna, Murray Rothbard, and Ingeborg Bachmann. After him are Tony Bennett, Paul Berg, Abdoulaye Wade, Richard Matheson, Masatoshi Koshiba, and Poul Anderson. Among people deceased in 2017, Harry Dean Stanton ranks 51Before him are Jean Rochefort, Danielle Darrieux, Peter L. Berger, Emma Morano, Abdul Halim of Kedah, and Adam West. After him are Jacque Fresco, Mauno Koivisto, Chester Bennington, Powers Boothe, Jake LaMotta, and Yevgeny Yevtushenko.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Harry Dean Stanton ranks 923 out of 12,171Before him are Philip Warren Anderson (1923), Leo Fender (1909), Adam West (1928), Douglas Fairbanks (1883), George Minot (1885), and Charlie Sheen (1965). After him are James Jones (1921), Lynn Margulis (1938), Tom Waits (1949), Lance Henriksen (1940), Nancy Pelosi (1940), and Mark Zuckerberg (1984).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Harry Dean Stanton ranks 236Before him are Elizabeth Montgomery (1933), Halle Berry (1966), Raquel Welch (1940), Adam West (1928), Douglas Fairbanks (1883), and Charlie Sheen (1965). After him are Tom Waits (1949), Lance Henriksen (1940), Louise Fletcher (1934), Vincent Price (1911), Peter Dinklage (1969), and Danny Glover (1946).