Larry Hagman

1931 - 2012

Larry Hagman

Larry Martin Hagman (September 21, 1931 – November 23, 2012) was an American film and television actor, director and producer, best known for playing a ruthless oil baron, J.R. Ewing in the 1978–1991 primetime television soap opera Dallas and the befuddled astronaut, Major Anthony "Tony" Nelson in the 1965–1970 sitcom I Dream of Jeannie. Hagman had supporting roles in numerous films, including Fail-Safe, Harry and Tonto, S.O.B., Nixon and Primary Colors. His television appearances also included guest roles on dozens of shows spanning from the late 1950s until his death and a reprise of his signature role on the 2012 revival of Dallas. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Larry Hagman has received more than 2,749,067 page views. His biography is available in 48 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 291st most popular actor.

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  • 48

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  • 4.72

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.08

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Larry Hagman ranks 290 out of 8,832Before him are Gene Kelly, Martin Landau, Errol Flynn, John Cassavetes, Romina Power, and Isabelle Adjani. After him are Ornella Muti, Virna Lisi, Demi Moore, Cate Blanchett, Ellen Burstyn, and Chris Hemsworth.

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Among people born in 1931, Larry Hagman ranks 33Before him are John le Carré, Riccardo Giacconi, Guy Debord, Monica Vitti, Arata Isozaki, and Jim Jones. After him are James Cronin, Ian Holm, Aldo Rossi, Burton Richter, Rupert Murdoch, and William Shatner. Among people deceased in 2012, Larry Hagman ranks 17Before him are Jon Lord, Theo Angelopoulos, Michael Clarke Duncan, Ernest Borgnine, Elinor Ostrom, and Sven Hassel. After him are Kiro Gligorov, Roger Garaudy, John Demjanjuk, Sylvia Kristel, George Tupou V, and Donna Summer.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Larry Hagman ranks 572 out of 12,171Before him are Louise Hay (1926), John Cassavetes (1929), Stephen Hillenburg (1961), Jim Jones (1931), Romina Power (1951), and Ambrose Bierce (1842). After him are Paul Morphy (1837), Gary Becker (1930), Paul Simon (1941), Kip Thorne (1940), Steven Tyler (1948), and Harper Lee (1926).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Larry Hagman ranks 156Before him are Talia Shire (1946), Dwayne Johnson (1972), Gene Kelly (1912), Martin Landau (1928), John Cassavetes (1929), and Romina Power (1951). After him are Demi Moore (1962), Ellen Burstyn (1932), Robert Mitchum (1917), Ed Harris (1950), Robert Downey Jr. (1965), and Caitlyn Jenner (1949).