ACTOR

Michael Parks

1940 - 2017

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Michael Parks (born Harry Samuel Parks; April 24, 1940 – May 9, 2017) was an American singer and actor. He appeared in many films and made frequent television appearances, notably starring in the 1969–1970 series Then Came Bronson, but was probably best known for his work in his later years with filmmakers such as Quentin Tarantino, Robert Rodriguez, David Lynch, and Kevin Smith. As of 2018–2019, Kevin Smith was producing a documentary on Parks's life titled Long Lonesome Highway, The Story of Michael Parks. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Michael Parks has received more than 2,697,423 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 26 in 2019). Michael Parks is the 1,287th most popular actor (up from 1,404th in 2019), the 2,275th most popular biography from United States (up from 2,507th in 2019) and the 625th most popular Actor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 2.7M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 56.30

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 28

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.51

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.58

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among ACTORS

Among actors, Michael Parks ranks 1,287 out of 9,996Before him are Brad Davis, Anthony Daniels, Lorenzo Lamas, Esther Williams, Marie-Christine Barrault, and Robert Pattinson. After him are Geraldine Page, Estelle Getty, Kate Jackson, Lena Headey, Verónica Castro, and William Dieterle.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1940, Michael Parks ranks 134Before him are Jan Jongbloed, Tony Tan, Masahiro Hamazaki, Ricky Nelson, Denny Doherty, and Adel Emam. After him are Taihō Kōki, Prince Sixtus Henry of Bourbon-Parma, James L. Brooks, Christoph Eschenbach, Anna Chromý, and Sadaharu Oh. Among people deceased in 2017, Michael Parks ranks 107Before him are Magdalena Abakanowicz, Loalwa Braz, Dick Bruna, Juan Goytisolo, Hiroto Muraoka, and Tsutomu Hata. After him are Luis Bacalov, Brian Aldiss, Ángel Nieto, Miguel Ferrer, George Young, and Lubomyr Husar.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Michael Parks ranks 2,275 out of 18,182Before him are Lorenzo Lamas (1958), Frank McCourt (1930), Nick Castle (1947), Betsy Ross (1752), Esther Williams (1921), and Lawrence Ferlinghetti (1919). After him are Geraldine Page (1924), Estelle Getty (1923), Kate Jackson (1948), Ellery Harding Clark (1874), E. Howard Hunt (1918), and James Heckman (1944).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Michael Parks ranks 625Before him are Pat Hingle (1924), Jessica Biel (1982), Josh Duhamel (1972), Brad Davis (1949), Lorenzo Lamas (1958), and Esther Williams (1921). After him are Geraldine Page (1924), Estelle Getty (1923), Kate Jackson (1948), Jason Bateman (1969), Bea Arthur (1922), and Don Cheadle (1964).

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