Jackie Coogan

1914 - 1984

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John Leslie Coogan (October 26, 1914 – March 1, 1984) was an American actor and comedian who began his film career as a child actor in silent films.Charlie Chaplin's film classic The Kid (1921) made him one of the first child stars in the history of Hollywood. He later sued his mother and stepfather over his squandered film earnings and provoked California to enact the first known legal protection for the earnings of child performers, the California Child Actors Bill, widely known as the Coogan Act. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jackie Coogan has received more than 3,741,820 page views. His biography is available in 36 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 33 in 2019). Jackie Coogan is the 845th most popular actor (down from 666th in 2019), the 1,573rd most popular biography from United States (down from 1,350th in 2019) and the 419th most popular American Actor.

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  • 68.28

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  • 36

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.04

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.29

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Jackie Coogan ranks 845 out of 10,030Before him are Katharina Schratt, Ann-Margret, Brad Dourif, Sara Montiel, Barbara Bel Geddes, and Stephen Chow. After him are Owen Wilson, Stewart Granger, Héctor Elizondo, Carroll Baker, Lotte Lenya, and Eric Idle.

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Among people born in 1914, Jackie Coogan ranks 55Before him are Norman Borlaug, Jan Karski, María Félix, Adolfo Bioy Casares, Birabongse Bhanudej, and Max Manus. After him are Asger Jorn, Carlo Maria Giulini, Renato Dulbecco, Creighton Abrams, Agostino Casaroli, and Koichi Oita. Among people deceased in 1984, Jackie Coogan ranks 46Before him are Oskar Werner, Brassaï, Janet Gaynor, Joseph Losey, Hans Speidel, and Walter Rauff. After him are Enrico Berlinguer, Tito Gobbi, Carl Ferdinand Cori, Kevin A. Lynch, Pierre Gemayel, and Stanislaw Ulam.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Jackie Coogan ranks 1,573 out of 15,968Before him are Brad Dourif (1950), Robin Hobb (1952), Fred Rogers (1928), Barbara Bel Geddes (1922), Bobby Morrow (1935), and Wilma Rudolph (1940). After him are John Cena (1977), Owen Wilson (1968), Tex Avery (1908), Héctor Elizondo (1936), Carroll Baker (1931), and Erich Segal (1937).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Jackie Coogan ranks 419Before him are Jim Parsons (1973), Jake Gyllenhaal (1980), Kyle MacLachlan (1959), Cliff Robertson (1923), Brad Dourif (1950), and Barbara Bel Geddes (1922). After him are Owen Wilson (1968), Héctor Elizondo (1936), Carroll Baker (1931), Lloyd Bridges (1913), Joseph Cotten (1905), and David Caruso (1956).

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