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Jerry Stiller

1927 - 2020

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Gerald Isaac Stiller (June 8, 1927 – May 11, 2020) was an American actor and comedian. He spent many years as part of the comedy duo Stiller and Meara with his wife, Anne Meara, to whom he was married for over 60 years until her death in 2015. Stiller saw a late-career resurgence starting in 1993, playing George Costanza's father Frank on the sitcom Seinfeld, a part which earned him an Emmy nomination. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jerry Stiller has received more than 9,827,254 page views. His biography is available in 37 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 35 in 2019). Jerry Stiller is the 933rd most popular actor (down from 437th in 2019), the 1,710th most popular biography from United States (down from 827th in 2019) and the 464th most popular American Actor.

Jerry Stiller is most famous for his role as George Costanza's father on the sitcom Seinfeld.

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  • 58.55

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  • 37

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  • 2.72

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  • 4.55

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Among actors, Jerry Stiller ranks 933 out of 9,996Before him are Yuen Siu-tien, Gal Gadot, Thomas Haden Church, María Félix, Richard Jenkins, and Adrien Brody. After him are Johannes Heesters, Angela Bassett, Eva Mendes, Lilli Palmer, Marisa Pavan, and Patrick Dempsey.

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Among people born in 1927, Jerry Stiller ranks 79Before him are Steve Ditko, Lucio Fulci, Jean-Claude Pascal, George C. Scott, César Milstein, and Hélène Langevin-Joliot. After him are Enzo Bearzot, Dana Elcar, Jupp Derwall, Megumu Tamura, Thomas Luckmann, and Gabdulkhay Akhatov. Among people deceased in 2020, Jerry Stiller ranks 86Before him are Freeman Dyson, Maj Sjöwall, Chadwick Boseman, John Horton Conway, Chuck Yeager, and Manu Dibango. After him are Radomir Antić, Momčilo Krajišnik, Peter Green, Mark Blum, Kang Kek Iew, and Ida Haendel.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Jerry Stiller ranks 1,710 out of 18,182Before him are James Oliver Curwood (1878), Thomas Haden Church (1960), Wilbur Scoville (1865), Jessye Norman (1945), Richard Jenkins (1947), and Adrien Brody (1973). After him are Michael Spence (1943), Carolyn S. Shoemaker (1929), Floyd Patterson (1935), Jim Rogers (1942), Edwin S. Porter (1870), and Barbara W. Tuchman (1912).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Jerry Stiller ranks 464Before him are Randolph Scott (1898), Chris Evans (1981), Michael Dudikoff (1954), Thomas Haden Church (1960), Richard Jenkins (1947), and Adrien Brody (1973). After him are Angela Bassett (1958), Eva Mendes (1974), Patrick Dempsey (1966), Bob Gunton (1945), John Turturro (1957), and Dana Elcar (1927).

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