James Whitmore

1921 - 2009

James Whitmore

James Allen Whitmore Jr. (October 1, 1921 – February 6, 2009) was an American film, theatre, and television actor. During his career, Whitmore won three of the four EGOT honors: a Tony, a Grammy, and an Emmy. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of James Whitmore has received more than 1,898,204 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,202nd most popular actor.

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  • 1.9M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 54.39

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 33

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.95

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.32

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, James Whitmore ranks 1,192 out of 8,832Before him are Sergei Yursky, Eva Longoria, Alla Nazimova, Lucille Ball, Samantha Fox, and Gal Gadot. After him are Cloris Leachman, Drew Barrymore, Barbara Bouchet, Jean Arthur, Bernadette Lafont, and Robert Ryan.

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Among people born in 1921, James Whitmore ranks 111Before him are Countess Georgina von Wilczek, Nobuo Matsunaga, Manitas de Plata, Louis Lachenal, Esther Williams, and Kisshomaru Ueshiba. After him are Heinz G. Konsalik, Jean Robic, Géza Anda, César Baldaccini, Alex Haley, and Ágnes Keleti. Among people deceased in 2009, James Whitmore ranks 83Before him are Félix Malloum, Andrew Wyeth, Susan Atkins, Tavo Burat, Claude Berri, and Samak Sundaravej. After him are Brittany Murphy, Ngapoi Ngawang Jigme, Kim Peek, Vasily Aksyonov, Henry Allingham, and Pat Hingle.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, James Whitmore ranks 2,197 out of 12,171Before him are Lucille Ball (1911), Thomas P. Stafford (1930), W. Eugene Smith (1918), Maurice White (1941), Marshall Sahlins (1930), and Katharine Graham (1917). After him are Nicholas Murray Butler (1862), Cloris Leachman (1926), Melvil Dewey (1851), Drew Barrymore (1975), Charles Koch (1935), and Eddie Vedder (1964).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, James Whitmore ranks 585Before him are Billy Zane (1966), Fran Drescher (1957), Bob Gunton (1945), Steve Carell (1962), Eva Longoria (1975), and Lucille Ball (1911). After him are Cloris Leachman (1926), Drew Barrymore (1975), Jean Arthur (1900), Robert Ryan (1909), Fred Ward (1942), and Richard S. Castellano (1933).