Michael Harney

1956 - Today

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Michael John Harney is an American actor of film, television, and theater. He is best known for starring on the Netflix original series Orange Is the New Black as Corrections Officer Sam Healy. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Michael Harney has received more than 1,495,218 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Michael Harney is the 7,728th most popular actor (down from 5,723rd in 2019), the 11,425th most popular biography from United States (down from 8,510th in 2019) and the 3,587th most popular American Actor.

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  • 1.5M

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  • 41.82

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 17

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.29

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.25

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among actors, Michael Harney ranks 7,728 out of 13,578Before him are William Demarest, Fairuza Balk, Angie Everhart, Nicholas Brendon, Yui Aragaki, and Lauren Tom. After him are Josh Charles, Hideo Ishikawa, Yoon Shi-yoon, Richard Greene, Julia Jentsch, and Choi Kang-hee.

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Among people born in 1956, Michael Harney ranks 537Before him are Erick Zonca, Peter Reid, Peter Chelsom, Jan Fiala, Gulshan Kumar, and Yannis Stournaras. After him are Sergey Andreyev, Roine Stolt, Nicolas Tiangaye, Mikola Statkevich, Marian Woronin, and Constance Money.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Michael Harney ranks 11,425 out of 20,380Before him are Fred Ebb (1928), Nicholas Brendon (1971), Johnny Van Zant (1960), H. Bruce Humberstone (1901), Lauren Tom (1961), and Meg White (1974). After him are Josh Charles (1971), Tim Mayotte (1960), Charles Barton (1902), Marcus Mumford (1987), Jim Loscutoff (1930), and Hap Sharp (1928).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Michael Harney ranks 3,587Before him are Charles Rocket (1949), William Demarest (1892), Fairuza Balk (1974), Angie Everhart (1969), Nicholas Brendon (1971), and Lauren Tom (1961). After him are Josh Charles (1971), Doris Belack (1926), Wings Hauser (1947), Ruth Warrick (1916), Gregory Harrison (1950), and Charlotte Mineau (1886).

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