Lawrence Tierney

1919 - 2002

Lawrence Tierney

Lawrence James Tierney (March 15, 1919 – February 26, 2002) was an American actor. Tierney was known for his many screen portrayals of mobsters and tough guys, roles that mirrored his own frequent brushes with the law. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lawrence Tierney has received more than 1,060,097 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 2,208th most popular actor.

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  • 1.1M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 49.53

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 20

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.76

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.32

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Lawrence Tierney ranks 2,179 out of 8,832Before him are Leonid Kuravlyov, Bea Arthur, James Rebhorn, Erik Estrada, Bonnie Hunt, and Terry-Thomas. After him are Bruce Davison, Vincent Perez, Earl Boen, John Williams, Tom Atkins, and Werner Klemperer.

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Among people born in 1919, Lawrence Tierney ranks 142Before him are Michèle Arnaud, Dan O'Herlihy, Gert Fredriksson, Robert Stack, Paavo Aaltonen, and Maria Lassnig. After him are Kathleen Freeman, Vera Aceva, Arthur Cronquist, Igor Gouzenko, Roman Vlad, and Pál Losonczi. Among people deceased in 2002, Lawrence Tierney ranks 128Before him are Justin Ahomadégbé-Tomêtin, Inge Morath, Gustaaf Deloor, Xavier Montsalvatge, Mamo Wolde, and Michel Henry. After him are Branko Stanković, Yousuf Karsh, Herb Ritts, Ted Williams, John Cocke, and Eusebio Tejera.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Lawrence Tierney ranks 3,661 out of 12,171Before him are J. T. Walsh (1943), Bea Arthur (1922), James Rebhorn (1948), Erik Estrada (1949), Bonnie Hunt (1961), and Jonathan Franzen (1959). After him are Earl Boen (1945), Tom Atkins (1935), Louise Bryant (1885), Friz Freleng (1906), Randall Duk Kim (1943), and Shirley Knight (1936).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Lawrence Tierney ranks 1,049Before him are Marc Lawrence (1910), J. T. Walsh (1943), Bea Arthur (1922), James Rebhorn (1948), Erik Estrada (1949), and Bonnie Hunt (1961). After him are Earl Boen (1945), Tom Atkins (1935), Randall Duk Kim (1943), Shirley Knight (1936), Thomas Haden Church (1960), and Barbara Bain (1931).