Joel Grey

1932 - Today

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Joel Grey (born Joel David Katz; April 11, 1932) is an American actor, singer, dancer, photographer and theatre director. He is best known for portraying the Master of Ceremonies in the musical Cabaret on Broadway as well as in the 1972 film adaptation. He has won an Academy Award, a Tony Award, and a Golden Globe Award. He also originated the role of George M. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Joel Grey has received more than 2,903,466 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 30 in 2019). Joel Grey is the 1,480th most popular actor (up from 1,862nd in 2019), the 2,629th most popular biography from United States (up from 3,237th in 2019) and the 728th most popular American Actor.

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  • 65.20

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  • 31

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  • 2.93

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.19

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Joel Grey ranks 1,480 out of 10,030Before him are Bernadette Lafont, Lindsay Lohan, Martine Carol, Zoe Saldana, Diane Baker, and Zhou Xuan. After him are Bruce Spence, Maria Cebotari, Tony Leung Chiu-wai, Sung Kang, Dick Sargent, and Charlie Rivel.

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Among people born in 1932, Joel Grey ranks 145Before him are Joseph Zen, Bob Pettit, Ahmad Tejan Kabbah, Eero Aarnio, Orlando Letelier, and John Hillerman. After him are Jerzy Hoffman, Ieng Thirith, Spyros Kyprianou, Zózimo, Inese Jaunzeme, and Yukio Shimomura.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Joel Grey ranks 2,629 out of 15,968Before him are Frank McCourt (1930), E. C. Segar (1894), Zoe Saldana (1978), Walton Walker (1889), Diane Baker (1938), and Aldrich Ames (1941). After him are Kate Chopin (1850), Joey DeMaio (1954), Mick Mars (1951), Eli Whitney (1765), Florence Owens Thompson (1903), and Sung Kang (1972).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Joel Grey ranks 728Before him are Jane Alexander (1939), Lynda Carter (1951), Marcia Cross (1962), Lindsay Lohan (1986), Zoe Saldana (1978), and Diane Baker (1938). After him are Sung Kang (1972), Dick Sargent (1930), G. W. Bailey (1944), Don Cheadle (1964), Charles Grodin (1935), and Mark Dacascos (1964).

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