Michael Massee

1952 - 2016

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Michael Groo Massee (September 1, 1952 – October 20, 2016) was an American actor. He made his film debut appearing as Funboy in 1994 film The Crow, and is known for accidentally fatally shooting the film's star Brandon Lee during the production. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Michael Massee has received more than 1,796,826 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia. Michael Massee is the 1,181st most popular actor (down from 968th in 2019), the 2,170th most popular biography from United States (down from 1,837th in 2019) and the 583rd most popular American Actor.

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  • 66.49

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  • 21

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  • 5.72

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  • 2.29

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Michael Massee ranks 1,181 out of 10,030Before him are Corinne Cléry, François Périer, Dick York, Jean Sorel, Cloris Leachman, and Wilford Brimley. After him are Vera Farmiga, Marina Berti, Armand Assante, Maureen O'Sullivan, Griffin Dunne, and Anne Parillaud.

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Among people born in 1952, Michael Massee ranks 86Before him are Patriarch Theophilos III of Jerusalem, Guillermo Vilas, Jonathan Frakes, Verónica Castro, Michael Jeter, and George Strait. After him are Shohreh Aghdashloo, Lee Soo-man, Yuriko Koike, Joel Silver, Udo Dirkschneider, and Santillana. Among people deceased in 2016, Michael Massee ranks 105Before him are Ernst Nolte, Richard Adams, Maurice White, Einojuhani Rautavaara, Yves Bonnefoy, and Isao Tomita. After him are Neville Marriner, Paul Elvstrøm, Claude Gensac, Erich Rudorffer, Ann Morgan Guilbert, and Oleg Popov.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Michael Massee ranks 2,170 out of 15,968Before him are R. Kelly (1967), Johnny Winter (1944), Djuna Barnes (1892), Cloris Leachman (1926), Michael Spence (1943), and Wilford Brimley (1934). After him are Vera Farmiga (1973), Merian C. Cooper (1893), Robert Ballard (1942), Armand Assante (1949), Edwin Howard Armstrong (1890), and Fred Durst (1970).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Michael Massee ranks 583Before him are Victor Mature (1913), Ruth Gordon (1896), Michael Jeter (1952), Dick York (1928), Cloris Leachman (1926), and Wilford Brimley (1934). After him are Vera Farmiga (1973), Armand Assante (1949), Griffin Dunne (1955), Blythe Danner (1943), Elijah Wood (1981), and Geraldine Page (1924).

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