Harry Shearer

1943 - Today

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Harry Julius Shearer (born December 23, 1943) is an American actor, voice actor, comedian, writer, musician, radio host, director and producer. Born in Los Angeles, California, Shearer began his career as a child actor. From 1969 to 1976, Shearer was a member of The Credibility Gap, a radio comedy group. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Harry Shearer has received more than 3,095,094 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 27 in 2019). Harry Shearer is the 3,874th most popular actor (down from 3,123rd in 2019), the 6,061st most popular biography from United States (down from 5,030th in 2019) and the 1,893rd most popular American Actor.

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  • 28

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  • 1.78

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  • 4.64

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Among actors, Harry Shearer ranks 3,874 out of 10,030Before him are Tor Johnson, Sheryl Lee, Ikue Ōtani, Kim Jong-hyun, Louise Dresser, and Linda Thorson. After him are Bobby Cannavale, Kyle Gass, Moritz Bleibtreu, Kaya Scodelario, Gwendoline Christie, and Monique van de Ven.

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Among people born in 1943, Harry Shearer ranks 371Before him are Johnny Hansen, Manfred Eicher, Oleg Vidov, Bob Hite, Raúl Cubas Grau, and Andrej Bajuk. After him are Bernd Patzke, Burt Rutan, Dave Bing, Albert Lee, Arnaldo Cézar Coelho, and Vassilis Alexakis.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Harry Shearer ranks 6,061 out of 15,968Before him are James Gunn (1966), John List (1925), Stephen Breyer (1938), Evelyn Fox Keller (1936), Louise Dresser (1878), and Salmon P. Chase (1808). After him are Bobby Cannavale (1970), Kyle Gass (1960), Brian Herbert (1947), John Fitch (1743), Theodore Lyman IV (1874), and Edward Calvin Kendall (1972).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Harry Shearer ranks 1,893Before him are Robert Pine (1941), Scott Eastwood (1986), Chyler Leigh (1982), Armie Hammer (1986), Arsenio Hall (1956), and Louise Dresser (1878). After him are Bobby Cannavale (1970), Kyle Gass (1960), Haley Joel Osment (1988), Peggy Wood (1892), Shemp Howard (1895), and Mary Alice (1941).

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