Hugh O'Brian

1925 - 2016

Hugh O'Brian

Hugh O'Brian (born Hugh Charles Krampe; April 19, 1925 – September 5, 2016) was an American actor and humanitarian, best known for his starring roles in the ABC Western television series The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp (1955–1961) and the NBC action television series Search (1972–1973). His notable films included the adaptation of Agatha Christie's Ten Little Indians (1965); he also had a notable supporting role in John Wayne's last film, The Shootist (1976). He was highly regarded for creating the Hugh O'Brian Youth Leadership Foundation, a nonprofit youth leadership-development program for high-school scholars. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hugh O'Brian has received more than 1,342,205 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 3,984th most popular actor.

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  • 1.3M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 43.62

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 24

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.73

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.19

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Hugh O'Brian ranks 3,955 out of 8,832Before him are January Jones, Mukesh, Andrew Sachs, Edi Gathegi, Boris Babochkin, and Christopher Judge. After him are Logan Lerman, Rhona Mitra, Dana Plato, Everett Sloane, Karen Mok, and Andrew Divoff.

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Among people born in 1925, Hugh O'Brian ranks 286Before him are Evelyn Berezin, Steve Forrest, John Shepherd-Barron, Paul Kurtz, Brent Scowcroft, and Gunther Schuller. After him are John List, Colette Marchand, Robert Cormier, Guru Dutt, Klaus Roth, and Elaine Stritch. Among people deceased in 2016, Hugh O'Brian ranks 311Before him are Douglas Slocombe, Gilbert Kaplan, Alain Decaux, Alcindo, Daniela Dessì, and Andrew Sachs. After him are David Padilla, Afeni Shakur, William H. McNeill, Jayalalithaa, Chyna, and Nick Menza.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Hugh O'Brian ranks 6,088 out of 12,171Before him are January Jones (1978), Ollie Johnston (1912), Marilynne Robinson (1943), Charles P. Thacker (1943), Christopher Judge (1964), and Kelly Madison (1967). After him are Logan Lerman (1992), Big Show (1972), Dana Plato (1964), Afeni Shakur (1947), Everett Sloane (1909), and Randall Wallace (1949).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Hugh O'Brian ranks 1,930Before him are David Giuntoli (1980), Alan Ruck (1956), Colleen Moore (1899), Betty Buckley (1947), January Jones (1978), and Christopher Judge (1964). After him are Logan Lerman (1992), Dana Plato (1964), Everett Sloane (1909), Brian G. Hutton (1935), Ron Silver (1946), and Bud Luckey (1934).