Jonathan Frid

1924 - 2012

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Jonathan Frid (December 2, 1924 – April 14, 2012) was a Canadian actor, widely known for his role as vampire Barnabas Collins on the gothic television soap opera Dark Shadows. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jonathan Frid has received more than 586,558 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Jonathan Frid is the 7,308th most popular actor (down from 7,218th in 2019), the 633rd most popular biography from Canada (down from 590th in 2019) and the 234th most popular Canadian Actor.

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  • 590k

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  • 51.87

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  • 17

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.33

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.67

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Jonathan Frid ranks 7,308 out of 10,030. Before him are Graham Rogers, Kevin Doyle, Roger Cross, Jin Se-yeon, Eugene, and Charles Baker. After him are Lucille Bliss, Belinda Peregrín, Finn Jones, Aya Ueto, Hart Bochner, and Park Jin-young.

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Among people born in 1924, Jonathan Frid ranks 388Before him are Laurie Hughes, Frank Lautenberg, Margaret Whiting, Juan Ponce Enrile, Joseph Campanella, and Bob Kurland. After him are Robert Sobukwe, Ron Staniforth, Mal Whitfield, Dolores Gray, F. Sionil José, and Wendell Ford. Among people deceased in 2012, Jonathan Frid ranks 403Before him are Gary Collins, Ronnie Montrose, Alexander Dale Oen, Tommy Godwin, Al Freeman Jr., and Helen Gurley Brown. After him are Lucille Bliss, António Leitão, Jerry Nelson, Miguel Abia Biteo Boricó, Dolphy, and Anthony Bevilacqua.

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In Canada

Among people born in Canada, Jonathan Frid ranks 633 out of 1,130. Before him are Jeremy Ratchford (1965), Irving Kaplansky (1917), Emeraude Toubia (1989), Joe Sakic (1969), Jordan Prentice (1973), and Atiba Hutchinson (1983). After him are Hart Bochner (1956), Bruce Fairbairn (1949), Alison Pill (1985), Timothy Findley (1930), Beatrice Lillie (1894), and Victor Webster (1973).

Among ACTORS In Canada

Among actors born in Canada, Jonathan Frid ranks 234Before him are Peter Outerbridge (1966), Jessica Lucas (1985), Paul Gross (1959), Jeremy Ratchford (1965), Emeraude Toubia (1989), and Jordan Prentice (1973). After him are Hart Bochner (1956), Alison Pill (1985), Beatrice Lillie (1894), Victor Webster (1973), Lauren Lee Smith (1980), and Daniel Cudmore (1981).

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