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COMIC ARTIST

Jim Davis

1945 - Today

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James Robert Davis (born July 28, 1945), better known as Jim Davis, is an American cartoonist, screenwriter, and producer. He is best known as the creator of the comic strips Garfield and U.S. Acres. Published since 1978, Garfield is one of the world's most widely syndicated comic strips. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jim Davis has received more than 52,196 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 28 in 2019). Jim Davis is the 91st most popular comic artist (down from 75th in 2019), the 5,168th most popular biography from United States (down from 4,409th in 2019) and the 22nd most popular American Comic Artist.

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  • 52k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 49.08

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 29

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.45

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.17

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among COMIC ARTISTS

Among comic artists, Jim Davis ranks 91 out of 174Before him are Sanpei Shirato, Lee Falk, Hermann Huppen, Juan Giménez, Joe Simon, and Jijé. After him are Masamune Shirow, Marco Rota, Hiro Mashima, Quentin Blake, Willy Vandersteen, and Francisco Ibáñez Talavera.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1945, Jim Davis ranks 294Before him are David A. Granger, Paul Kennedy, Yu Zhengsheng, Burt Ward, Tony Williams, and Gianni Amelio. After him are Ali Akbar Velayati, Donny Hathaway, Rita Coolidge, David Allen, Sadok Sassi, and Jörg Immendorff.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Jim Davis ranks 5,168 out of 18,182Before him are Peter Straub (1943), Quanah Parker (1845), Dennis Franz (1944), James Arness (1923), Belinda Carlisle (1958), and Robert Cummings (1910). After him are Paula Fox (1923), Terry Bozzio (1950), Katherine Kelly Lang (1961), William Henry Conley (1840), Edward Stettinius Jr. (1900), and Phil Anselmo (1968).

Among COMIC ARTISTS In United States

Among comic artists born in United States, Jim Davis ranks 22Before him are E. C. Segar (1894), Richard F. Outcault (1863), Robert Crumb (1943), Al Taliaferro (1905), Lee Falk (1911), and Joe Simon (1913). After him are Roy Thomas (1940), John Romita Sr. (1930), Floyd Gottfredson (1905), Richard Corben (1940), Alex Raymond (1909), and Larry Lieber (1931).