John Payne

1912 - 1989

John Payne

John Howard Payne (May 23, 1912 – December 6, 1989) was an American film actor who is mainly remembered from film noir crime stories and 20th Century Fox musical films, and for his leading roles in Miracle on 34th Street and the NBC Western television series The Restless Gun. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John Payne has received more than 23,800 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 627th most popular actor.

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  • 24k

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  • 58.94

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 21

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 8.40

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.30

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, John Payne ranks 623 out of 8,832Before him are Anne Hathaway, Derek Jacobi, Jane Wyman, Horst Buchholz, Katina Paxinou, and Ben Gazzara. After him are Tom Wilkinson, Lois Maxwell, Wesley Snipes, Dick York, James Garner, and David Duchovny.

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Among people born in 1912, John Payne ranks 56Before him are Chien-Shiung Wu, Tibor Sekelj, Minoru Yamasaki, Cornel Wilde, Isser Harel, and Shoichi Nishimura. After him are Herbert C. Brown, Salvador Luria, Pat Nixon, Abbé Pierre, Pedro Armendáriz, and Ghazi of Iraq. Among people deceased in 1989, John Payne ranks 51Before him are Michel Aflaq, Valentin Glushko, Bruce Chatwin, Cornel Wilde, Jerzy Kukuczka, and Charles J. Pedersen. After him are Alfonso, Duke of Anjou and Cádiz, Kaoru Ishikawa, Franklin J. Schaffner, Ahmadou Ahidjo, A. J. Ayer, and Carlos Arias Navarro.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, John Payne ranks 1,254 out of 12,171Before him are Charles Mingus (1922), Diane Arbus (1923), Hiram Maxim (1840), Kathryn Bigelow (1951), Robert Moog (1934), and Ben Gazzara (1930). After him are Linda McCartney (1941), Henry Norris Russell (1877), Betty Ford (1918), William Westmoreland (1914), Elias James Corey (1928), and Erskine Caldwell (1903).