Harve Presnell

1933 - 2009

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George Harvey Presnell (; September 14, 1933 – June 30, 2009) was an American actor and singer. He began his career in the mid-1950s as a classical baritone, singing with orchestras and opera companies throughout the United States. His career reoriented away from classical music to musical theatre in 1960 after Meredith Willson cast him in the lead role of his new Broadway musical The Unsinkable Molly Brown. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Harve Presnell has received more than 1,618,040 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Harve Presnell is the 4,791st most popular actor (down from 4,610th in 2019), the 7,017th most popular biography from United States (down from 6,891st in 2019) and the 2,149th most popular American Actor.

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  • 1.6M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 47.54

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 16

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.23

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.13

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Harve Presnells by language

Over the past year Harve Presnell has had the most page views in the with 224,073 views, followed by German (16,065), and French (10,027). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Simple English (206.96%), Asturian (138.54%), and Southern Azerbaijani (120.11%)


Among actors, Harve Presnell ranks 4,791 out of 13,578Before him are Samantha Fox, Akira Ishida, Xavier Dolan, Eve Kivi, Viktor Pavlov, and May Britt. After him are Craig Sheffer, Bonnie Wright, Toby Stephens, Emilie de Ravin, Sara Adler, and Gemma Arterton.

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Among people born in 1933, Harve Presnell ranks 362Before him are Miguel d'Escoto Brockmann, Renée Colliard, Richard Williams, Mike Larrabee, Akira Endo, and May Britt. After him are Gabriel Aresti, Borislav Ivkov, Christa Stubnick, İsmail Ogan, Ahmed al-Senussi, and Alex Cord. Among people deceased in 2009, Harve Presnell ranks 257Before him are Mamadou Dia, Kim Manners, Ron Asheton, Shota Chochishvili, Charles W. Juels, and Héctor Facundo. After him are Mary Travers, Roger Planchon, Jan Kaplický, Sergei Magnitsky, Jacques Chessex, and Godfrey Rampling.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Harve Presnell ranks 7,017 out of 20,380Before him are Anne Osborn Krueger (1934), James Juvenal (1874), Byron Haskin (1899), Solomon W. Golomb (1932), Clifton Williams (1932), and Norman Mineta (1931). After him are Craig Sheffer (1960), Chanel Preston (1985), John F. MacArthur (1939), John Fiedler (1925), Nancy Wilson (1937), and Richard Corben (1940).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Harve Presnell ranks 2,149Before him are Julia Faye (1892), Neville Brand (1920), Reni Santoni (1938), David Leitch (1975), Billie Dove (1903), and Samantha Fox (1950). After him are Craig Sheffer (1960), John Fiedler (1925), Richard Boone (1917), Justin Long (1978), Elisha Cook Jr. (1903), and Lois Weber (1879).

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