ACTOR

Lawrence Tierney

1919 - 2002

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Lawrence James Tierney (March 15, 1919 – February 26, 2002) was an American film and television actor who is best 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 1,424,453 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia. Lawrence Tierney is the 3,040th most popular actor (down from 2,175th in 2019), the 4,880th most popular biography from United States (down from 3,658th in 2019) and the 1,485th most popular American Actor.

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  • 60.85

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 20

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.28

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.57

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among ACTORS

Among actors, Lawrence Tierney ranks 3,040 out of 10,030Before him are Liane Haid, Johnny Knoxville, Frankie Avalon, Serena Grandi, Tom Baker, and Keenan Wynn. After him are Dorothy Lamour, Alicia Silverstone, Barry Corbin, Hans Alfredson, Bruno Kirby, and Christina Hendricks.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1919, Lawrence Tierney ranks 184Before him are George Shearing, Paolo Soleri, Richard Bergmann, Tamara Toumanova, Robert Pinget, and Alan Young. After him are Mustai Karim, Hans Hass, Maria Lassnig, John Ljunggren, Irmgard Seefried, and R. M. Hare. Among people deceased in 2002, Lawrence Tierney ranks 161Before him are Gabrielle Wittkop, Sune Andersson, John Agar, Martti Miettunen, Tinus Osendarp, and Tita Merello. After him are Alan Lomax, Chaim Potok, William Luther Pierce, Reginald Rose, R. M. Hare, and Rudolf Augstein.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Lawrence Tierney ranks 4,880 out of 15,968Before him are Khloé Kardashian (1984), Michael Angelo Batio (1956), Allan Sandage (1926), Johnny Knoxville (1971), Frankie Avalon (1940), and Keenan Wynn (1916). After him are David Sanborn (1945), Dorothy Lamour (1914), Alicia Silverstone (1976), Barry Corbin (1940), Bruno Kirby (1949), and Christina Hendricks (1975).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Lawrence Tierney ranks 1,485Before him are Leila Hyams (1905), Paige Turco (1965), Khloé Kardashian (1984), Johnny Knoxville (1971), Frankie Avalon (1940), and Keenan Wynn (1916). After him are Dorothy Lamour (1914), Alicia Silverstone (1976), Barry Corbin (1940), Bruno Kirby (1949), Christina Hendricks (1975), and Peter Facinelli (1973).

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