John Garfield

1913 - 1952

John Garfield

John Garfield (born Jacob Julius Garfinkle, March 4, 1913 – May 21, 1952) was an American actor who played brooding, rebellious, working-class characters. He grew up in poverty in New York City. In the early 1930s, he became a member of the Group Theater. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John Garfield has received more than 1,142,477 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 2,650th most popular actor.

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  • 30

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  • 2.11

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  • 4.52

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, John Garfield ranks 2,629 out of 8,832Before him are Louise Dresser, Graham McTavish, Yuri Lyubimov, Ben Cross, Alan Thicke, and Eric Dane. After him are Kristen Wiig, Theodore Bikel, Daniel Baldwin, Richard Armitage, Nick Cassavetes, and Bob Peck.

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Among people born in 1913, John Garfield ranks 169Before him are Jiří Hájek, Erich Eliskases, Sándor Tarics, Sándor Weöres, Vasco Pratolini, and Cordwainer Smith. After him are Huang Hua, Aisha Abd al-Rahman, René Llense, Robert Jungk, Kazimierz Sabbat, and Walter Winterbottom. Among people deceased in 1952, John Garfield ranks 89Before him are Italo Montemezzi, Alberto Hurtado, Josephine Tey, Guido Castelnuovo, David Bergelson, and Joseph Avenol. After him are Antti Tulenheimo, Petros Persakis, Jonas Staugaitis, Fletcher Henderson, Sergey Merkurov, and Arturo Rawson.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, John Garfield ranks 4,318 out of 12,171Before him are Broderick Crawford (1911), Louise Dresser (1878), Jesse Jane (1980), Eric Dane (1972), Lenny Bruce (1925), and Glenn Danzig (1955). After him are Nick Carter (1980), Chuck Daly (1930), Kristen Wiig (1973), Joan Wallach Scott (1941), Phil McGraw (1950), and Daniel Baldwin (1960).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, John Garfield ranks 1,283Before him are Henry Gibson (1935), Anthony Zerbe (1936), Josephine Hull (1877), Broderick Crawford (1911), Louise Dresser (1878), and Eric Dane (1972). After him are Kristen Wiig (1973), Daniel Baldwin (1960), Nick Cassavetes (1959), Giovanni Ribisi (1974), Chadwick Boseman (1977), and Simon Helberg (1980).