Kirk Alyn

1910 - 1999

Kirk Alyn

Kirk Alyn (born John Feggo Jr., October 8, 1910 – March 14, 1999) was an American actor, best known for being the first actor to play the DC Comics character Superman in live-action for the 1948 movie serial Superman and its 1950 sequel Atom Man vs. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kirk Alyn has received more than 270,664 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 3,256th most popular actor.

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  • 270k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 45.84

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 17

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.04

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.67

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Kirk Alyn ranks 3,230 out of 8,832Before him are Kai, Joely Richardson, Ricardo Antonio Chavira, Anthony Heald, Harry Guardino, and Emily Kinney. After him are Ashley Tisdale, Thomas H. Ince, Stephen Amell, Robert Picardo, Shelley Long, and Clive Russell.

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Among people born in 1910, Kirk Alyn ranks 195Before him are Edmundo Ros, Edmund Leach, Charles Crichton, Gyula Kállai, Ljubiša Stevanović, and Frank Lubin. After him are Algisto Lorenzato, Katalin Karády, Sulo Bärlund, William Higinbotham, Mamadou Dia, and Tefta Tashko-Koço. Among people deceased in 1999, Kirk Alyn ranks 154Before him are Charles Crichton, Sarah Kane, Quentin Crisp, Zuleykha Seyidmammadova, Frank Lubin, and Nicholas Metropolis. After him are Guillermo Arellano, Hideo Itokawa, Arturo Fernández Meyzán, Viacheslav Chornovil, Ashley Montagu, and Charlie Byrd.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Kirk Alyn ranks 5,162 out of 12,171Before him are William H. Keeler (1931), Carl Spaatz (1891), Anthony Heald (1944), Stormy Daniels (1979), Emily Kinney (1985), and Andrew Mellon (1855). After him are Ashley Tisdale (1985), Ethelda Bleibtrey (1902), C. Gordon Fullerton (1936), Walt Ader (1913), Thomas H. Ince (1880), and Shelley Long (1949).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Kirk Alyn ranks 1,579Before him are Carol Ann Susi (1952), Ann Sheridan (1915), William Windom (1923), Ricardo Antonio Chavira (1971), Anthony Heald (1944), and Emily Kinney (1985). After him are Ashley Tisdale (1985), Thomas H. Ince (1880), Shelley Long (1949), Chad Michael Murray (1981), Patricia Heaton (1958), and John Diehl (1950).