Jerry Van Dyke

1931 - 2018

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Jerry McCord Van Dyke (July 27, 1931 – January 5, 2018) was an American actor, musician and comedian. He was the younger brother of Dick Van Dyke.Van Dyke made his television acting debut on The Dick Van Dyke Show with several guest appearances as Rob Petrie's brother Stacey. While his infrequent starring roles were typically in poorly received sitcoms (My Mother the Car, one of the shows where he was the lead actor, is considered one of the worst sitcoms of all time), he enjoyed a long and successful career as a character actor in supporting and guest roles. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jerry Van Dyke has received more than 4,027,687 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia. Jerry Van Dyke is the 3,639th most popular actor (down from 2,777th in 2019), the 5,743rd most popular biography from United States and the 1,784th most popular American Actor.

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Among actors, Jerry Van Dyke ranks 3,639 out of 10,030Before him are Ed Westwick, Rosario Dawson, Saïd Taghmaoui, Choi Ji-woo, Viktor Sukhorukov, and L. Scott Caldwell. After him are Kevin McKidd, Jessica Capshaw, Rebel Wilson, Dagmar Lassander, Franchot Tone, and Edward Alleyn.

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Among people born in 1931, Jerry Van Dyke ranks 306Before him are Mustafa Dağıstanlı, Shirley Verrett, Klaus Rifbjerg, Medardo Joseph Mazombwe, Antonio Gamoneda, and D. J. Fontana. After him are Yuriy Voynov, Tamara Tyshkevich, Sonny Clark, George Jones, František Šafránek, and Suchitra Sen. Among people deceased in 2018, Jerry Van Dyke ranks 263Before him are Elizabeth Hawley, Charlotte Rae, Elias M. Stein, Ehsan Yarshater, Michael Harner, and D. J. Fontana. After him are Jean Bourgain, Barys Kit, Sergio Balanzino, Kate Wilhelm, David Goodall, and Davide Astori.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Jerry Van Dyke ranks 5,743 out of 15,968Before him are Pat Robertson (1930), Rosario Dawson (1979), Benjamin Rush (1745), D. J. Fontana (1931), Deirdre McCloskey (1942), and L. Scott Caldwell (1950). After him are Anna Sui (1952), Denis Leary (1957), Lawrence M. Krauss (1954), Charles Mackerras (1925), Jessica Capshaw (1976), and William Gibson (1914).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Jerry Van Dyke ranks 1,784Before him are Jaimie Alexander (1984), Michael Beck (1949), Robert Guillaume (1927), Gwen Verdon (1925), Rosario Dawson (1979), and L. Scott Caldwell (1950). After him are Jessica Capshaw (1976), Franchot Tone (1905), Leslie Mann (1972), Tara Reid (1975), Ed Wynn (1886), and Al St. John (1892).

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