Mike Bongiorno

1924 - 2009

Mike Bongiorno

Michael Nicholas Salvatore Bongiorno (May 26, 1924 – September 8, 2009), known as Mike Bongiorno (Italian pronunciation: [ˈmaik ˌbɔnˈdʒorno, - bonˈ-]), was an Italian-American television host. After a few experiences in the US, he started working on Italian TV in the 1950s and was considered to be the most popular host in Italy. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mike Bongiorno has received more than 122,317 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 23rd most popular presenter.

Memorability Metrics

  • 120k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 49.50

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 17

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.59

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.31

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among presenters, Mike Bongiorno ranks 21 out of 94Before him are Fred Rogers, Christine Chubbuck, Nick Vujicic, Rudi Carrell, Michael Buffer, and Sharon Osbourne. After him are John Peel, Thomas Gottschalk, Conan O'Brien, David Frost, Phil McGraw, and Erez Tal.

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Among people born in 1924, Mike Bongiorno ranks 186Before him are Friaça, Juan Carlos González, Luděk Pachman, Mutesa II of Buganda, Ján Chryzostom Korec, and Vilgot Sjöman. After him are Élias Sarkis, Viktor Astafyev, Gevork Vartanian, János Starker, Klaus Huber, and Max van der Stoel. Among people deceased in 2009, Mike Bongiorno ranks 136Before him are Friaça, Klavdiya Boyarskikh, Alda Merini, Kjell Eugenio Laugerud García, Stephen Kim Sou-hwan, and Bea Arthur. After him are Peter Shirayanagi, Yoshito Usui, Ekaterina Maximova, Jim Carroll, Adolf Merckle, and Valentin Varennikov.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Mike Bongiorno ranks 3,668 out of 12,171Before him are Earl Boen (1945), Tom Atkins (1935), Louise Bryant (1885), Friz Freleng (1906), Randall Duk Kim (1943), and Shirley Knight (1936). After him are Bob Iger (1951), Jerry Seinfeld (1954), Clara Barton (1821), Ralph Boston (1939), Paula Abdul (1962), and George Duke (1946).

Among PRESENTERS In United States

Among presenters born in United States, Mike Bongiorno ranks 12Before him are David Letterman (1947), Anna Moffo (1932), Ed Sullivan (1901), Walter Cronkite (1916), Johnny Carson (1925), and Fred Rogers (1928). After him are Conan O'Brien (1963), Phil McGraw (1950), Howard Stern (1954), Regis Philbin (1931), Barbara Walters (1929), and Casey Kasem (1932).