James Lipton

1926 - 2020

James Lipton

Louis James Lipton (September 19, 1926 – March 2, 2020) was an American writer, lyricist, actor, and dean emeritus of the Actors Studio Drama School at Pace University in New York City. He was the executive producer, writer, and host of the Bravo cable television series Inside the Actors Studio, which debuted in 1994. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of James Lipton has received more than 1,483,103 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 4,526th most popular writer.

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  • 38.01

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  • 17

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.48

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.72

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, James Lipton ranks 4,518 out of 4,883Before him are Lester Bangs, Jay Asher, Vikram Seth, María Dueñas, Daniel Kehlmann, and S. E. Hinton. After him are Tom Brokaw, Carlton Cuse, Simon Sebag Montefiore, Dan Abnett, Richard Wilbur, and Nella Larsen.

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Among people born in 1926, James Lipton ranks 318Before him are Don Messick, Tim LaHaye, Bryan Forbes, Bob Richards, Ann B. Davis, and Tulsi Giri. After him are Raymond Gosling, Bob Sweikert, June Haver, Hazel Court, Ray Price, and Joan Lorring. Among people deceased in 2020, James Lipton ranks 51Before him are Genesis P-Orridge, John Lewis, Diana Serra Cary, Herman Cain, Charlie Daniels, and Jack Sherman. After him are Mike Moore, Grant Imahara, Sushant Singh Rajput, and Robert Archibald.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, James Lipton ranks 8,289 out of 12,171Before him are Lyndsy Fonseca (1987), Joey King (1999), John Kerr (1931), Glenn Corbett (1933), Ethan Suplee (1976), and Josiah Bartlett (null). After him are Black Francis (1965), Tom Brokaw (1940), Ed Gordon (1908), Bob Schul (1937), Leroy Burrell (1967), and Faith Hill (1967).

Among WRITERS In United States

Among writers born in United States, James Lipton ranks 615Before him are Alice Sebold (1963), Anderson Cooper (1967), Jonathan Safran Foer (1977), Laurell K. Hamilton (1963), Lester Bangs (1948), and S. E. Hinton (1948). After him are Tom Brokaw (1940), Nella Larsen (1891), Katie Couric (1957), Mitch Albom (1958), Iris Chang (1968), and Mike Godwin (1956).