John Heard

1946 - 2017

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John Heard Jr. (March 7, 1946 – July 21, 2017) was an American actor. Heard made his debut appearance in film with the ensemble Between the Lines (1977). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John Heard has received more than 109,880 page views. His biography is available in 34 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 32 in 2019). John Heard is the 591st most popular actor (up from 732nd in 2019), the 1,081st most popular biography from United States (up from 1,363rd in 2019) and the 287th most popular American Actor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 110k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 62.12

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 34

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.95

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.89

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among actors, John Heard ranks 591 out of 13,578Before him are Deborah Kerr, Michelle Phillips, Steve Carell, Brian Dennehy, David Caruso, and Jude Law. After him are Marion Cotillard, Piper Laurie, Wesley Snipes, David Soul, Brendan Fraser, and Alfred Molina.

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Among people born in 1946, John Heard ranks 89Before him are Marilyn vos Savant, Howard Shore, Brian Cox, Daniel Goleman, Ed O'Neill, and John Paul Jones. After him are Janet Yellen, Laura Bush, Peter Singer, Yonatan Netanyahu, Stefania Sandrelli, and Semion Mogilevich. Among people deceased in 2017, John Heard ranks 59Before him are Danielle Darrieux, John Surtees, George Andrew Olah, Chester Bennington, Peter L. Berger, and Mauno Koivisto. After him are Yisrael Kristal, Magdalena Abakanowicz, Sam Shepard, Piet Keizer, Jake LaMotta, and Giovanni Sartori.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, John Heard ranks 1,081 out of 20,380Before him are Steve Carell (1962), Brian Dennehy (1938), Percival Lowell (1855), David Caruso (1956), Joseph Erlanger (1874), and Timothy McVeigh (1968). After him are John Vincent Atanasoff (1903), Piper Laurie (1932), Janet Yellen (1946), Mike Pence (1959), Harvey J. Alter (1935), and Wesley Snipes (1962).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, John Heard ranks 287Before him are Ed O'Neill (1946), Groucho Marx (1890), Michelle Phillips (1944), Steve Carell (1962), Brian Dennehy (1938), and David Caruso (1956). After him are Piper Laurie (1932), Wesley Snipes (1962), David Soul (1943), Brendan Fraser (1968), Joanne Woodward (1930), and Betty White (1922).

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