Moe Howard

1897 - 1975

Moe Howard

Moses Harry Horwitz (June 19, 1897 – May 4, 1975), known professionally as Moe Howard, was an American actor and comedian, best known as the leader of the Three Stooges, the farce comedy team who starred in motion pictures and television for four decades. That group originally started out as Ted Healy and His Stooges, an act that toured the vaudeville circuit. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Moe Howard has received more than 3,083,334 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 3,062nd most popular actor.

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  • 3.1M

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  • 46.42

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 18

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.66

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.49

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Moe Howard ranks 3,021 out of 8,832Before him are Jennifer O'Neill, Sandahl Bergman, Henry Thomas, Carl Switzer, Mark Rydell, and Anna Q. Nilsson. After him are Nancy Olson, Ford Sterling, Bill Irwin, Stanley Baker, Ming-Na Wen, and Jun Ji-hyun.

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Among people born in 1897, Moe Howard ranks 162Before him are Marion Davies, Fletcher Henderson, Pixinguinha, Johannes Winkler, Pavel Batov, and Higinio Morínigo. After him are Nikolai Gikalo, Blind Willie Johnson, George Murdock, Douglas Hartree, Ville Pörhölä, and Neil Ritchie. Among people deceased in 1975, Moe Howard ranks 134Before him are Ezzard Charles, Willy Böckl, Lajos Steiner, Minas Avetisyan, Dave Alexander, and Gary Thain. After him are Arthur Bliss, Alexander Pavlovich Vinogradov, Larry Fine, G. I. Taylor, Edmundo Piaggio, and W. V. D. Hodge.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Moe Howard ranks 4,901 out of 12,171Before him are Sandahl Bergman (1951), Henry Thomas (1971), Alvin Ailey (1931), Randy Orton (1980), Charles Augustus Young (1834), and Edwin Foster Coddington (1870). After him are Hubert Dreyfus (1929), John Boehner (1949), Nancy Olson (1928), Camille Paglia (1947), Ford Sterling (1883), and Bill Irwin (1950).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Moe Howard ranks 1,458Before him are Billy Gilbert (1894), Stephen Tobolowsky (1951), Richard Davalos (1930), Eve Arden (1908), Sandahl Bergman (1951), and Henry Thomas (1971). After him are Nancy Olson (1928), Ford Sterling (1883), Bill Irwin (1950), Rick Hoffman (1970), Rob Lowe (1964), and Paige Turco (1965).