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Jason Robards

1922 - 2000

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Jason Nelson Robards Jr. (July 26, 1922 – December 26, 2000) was an American actor. Known as an interpreter of the works of playwright Eugene O'Neill, Robards received two Academy Awards, a Tony Award, a Primetime Emmy Award, and the Cannes Film Festival Award for Best Actor. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jason Robards has received more than 5,031,200 page views. His biography is available in 49 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 47 in 2019). Jason Robards is the 452nd most popular actor (down from 338th in 2019), the 859th most popular biography from United States (down from 674th in 2019) and the 232nd most popular American Actor.

Jason Robards is most famous for his role as President Lyndon B. Johnson in the film, "The Great Society."

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  • 63.23

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  • 49

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  • 4.29

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  • 4.45

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Jason Robards ranks 452 out of 9,996Before him are Danielle Darrieux, Juliette Binoche, Alan Arkin, Bill Bixby, Dirk Bogarde, and Leslie Howard. After him are John Lithgow, Hanna Schygulla, Michèle Mercier, James Woods, Linda Hamilton, and Linda Hunt.

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Among people born in 1922, Jason Robards ranks 40Before him are Stanley Cohen, Nándor Hidegkuti, Jacques Piccard, Arthur Ashkin, Miguel Muñoz, and Yang Chen-Ning. After him are Liliane Bettencourt, Agostinho Neto, Nikolay Basov, Nils Liedholm, Michel Galabru, and Blake Edwards. Among people deceased in 2000, Jason Robards ranks 24Before him are Gherman Titov, Giovanna of Italy, Pierre Trudeau, Erich Mielke, Tommaso Buscetta, and Louis Néel. After him are Empress Kōjun, Steve Reeves, Sirimavo Bandaranaike, Frederick Herzberg, Arkan, and Lila Kedrova.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Jason Robards ranks 859 out of 18,182Before him are Paul Allen (1953), Samuel Barber (1910), Alan Arkin (1934), Bill Bixby (1934), John J. Pershing (1860), and Lynn Margulis (1938). After him are Kris Kristofferson (1936), John Lithgow (1945), John Archibald Wheeler (1911), Robert Venturi (1925), James Woods (1947), and Linda Hamilton (1956).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Jason Robards ranks 232Before him are Larry Hagman (1931), Mickey Rooney (1920), Lillian Gish (1893), Jayne Mansfield (1933), Alan Arkin (1934), and Bill Bixby (1934). After him are John Lithgow (1945), James Woods (1947), Linda Hamilton (1956), Linda Hunt (1945), Karl Malden (1912), and Jack Palance (1919).

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