John Kerr

1931 - 2013

John Kerr

John Grinham Kerr (November 15, 1931 – February 2, 2013) was an American actor and attorney. He began his professional career on Broadway, earning critical acclaim for his performances in Mary Coyle Chase's Bernardine and Robert Anderson's Tea and Sympathy, before transitioning into a screen career. He reprised his role in the film version of Tea and Sympathy, which won him a Golden Globe Award for Most Promising Newcomer, and portrayed Joseph Cable in the Rodgers and Hammerstein movie musical South Pacific. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John Kerr has received more than 27,535 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 5,772nd most popular actor.

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  • 28k

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  • 38.02

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  • 16

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.53

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.45

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, John Kerr ranks 5,734 out of 8,832Before him are David Chokachi, Yūki Kaji, Ross Alexander, Chiranjeevi, Lyndsy Fonseca, and Joey King. After him are Bill Hunter, Glenn Corbett, Ethan Suplee, Lee Bo-young, Marie Prevost, and Peter Sallis.

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Among people born in 1931, John Kerr ranks 331Before him are Isidore Mankofsky, Ernie Banks, Teresa Brewer, Marjorie Jackson-Nelson, Flora Nwapa, and Martin Milner. After him are Barbara Barrie, Tom Wilson, Ghulam Mustafa Jatoi, Paulias Matane, Romila Thapar, and Jim Bunning. Among people deceased in 2013, John Kerr ranks 327Before him are Sylvia Browne, Sharon Stouder, Harold Camping, Bryan Forbes, Marek Špilár, and Mel Smith. After him are Noel Harrison, Tom Foley, Marian McPartland, Kofi Awoonor, Dale Robertson, and Ray Price.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, John Kerr ranks 8,284 out of 12,171Before him are Chris Zylka (1985), Kathy Griffin (1960), David Chokachi (null), Rick Rude (1958), Lyndsy Fonseca (1987), and Joey King (1999). After him are Glenn Corbett (1933), Ethan Suplee (1976), Josiah Bartlett (null), James Lipton (1926), Black Francis (1965), and Tom Brokaw (1940).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, John Kerr ranks 2,779Before him are Diana Scarwid (1955), Chris Zylka (1985), Kathy Griffin (1960), David Chokachi (null), Lyndsy Fonseca (1987), and Joey King (1999). After him are Glenn Corbett (1933), Ethan Suplee (1976), Larry the Cable Guy (1963), Shelley Hennig (1987), Bitsie Tulloch (1981), and Wendell Pierce (1963).