Jeff Conaway

1950 - 2011

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Jeffrey Charles William Michael Conaway (October 5, 1950 – May 27, 2011) was an American actor and singer. He was known for playing Kenickie in the movie Grease and for his roles in two American television series: struggling actor Bobby Wheeler in Taxi and security officer Zack Allan on Babylon 5. Conaway was also featured in the first and second seasons of the reality television series Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jeff Conaway has received more than 5,247,582 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 25 in 2019). Jeff Conaway is the 2,700th most popular actor (up from 3,189th in 2019), the 4,409th most popular biography from United States (up from 5,122nd in 2019) and the 1,327th most popular American Actor.

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  • 61.61

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  • 26

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  • 2.50

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  • 3.88

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Jeff Conaway ranks 2,700 out of 10,030Before him are Sherilyn Fenn, Ken Ogata, Jon Finch, Gregory Itzin, Dougray Scott, and William Conrad. After him are Joanne Dru, Guillaume Depardieu, Prithviraj Kapoor, Peter Jacobson, Annette O'Toole, and Howard Keel.

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Among people born in 1950, Jeff Conaway ranks 204Before him are Richard Chase, Princess Elena of Romania, Josipa Lisac, Kenny Ortega, Luis Donaldo Colosio, and Kristina Wayborn. After him are Angelique Rockas, Kathy Baker, Huey Lewis, David Cassidy, Dann Florek, and Martine Aubry. Among people deceased in 2011, Jeff Conaway ranks 183Before him are Yevhen Rudakov, Hind Rostom, Thorbjørn Svenssen, Jiří Dienstbier, Kenneth Mars, and Grete Waitz. After him are Jacques Fatton, Alfonso Cano, Paulette Dubost, Ali Saibou, Ingvar Wixell, and Arnošt Lustig.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Jeff Conaway ranks 4,409 out of 15,968Before him are Tommy Flanagan (1930), Stuart Rosenberg (1927), Gregory Itzin (1948), Jimmie Rodgers (1897), Vince Lombardi (1913), and William Conrad (1920). After him are Zora Neale Hurston (1891), Jim Davis (1945), Frederick Jackson Turner (1861), Gary Gilmore (1940), Joanne Dru (1922), and Peter Jacobson (1965).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Jeff Conaway ranks 1,327Before him are Gene Barry (1919), Thomas H. Ince (1880), Kyle Chandler (1965), Sherilyn Fenn (1965), Gregory Itzin (1948), and William Conrad (1920). After him are Joanne Dru (1922), Peter Jacobson (1965), Annette O'Toole (1952), Howard Keel (1919), Anthony Delon (1964), and Amanda Peet (1972).

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