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Monty Hall

1921 - 2017

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Monty Hall (born Monte Halparin; August 25, 1921 – September 30, 2017) was a Canadian radio and television show host who moved to the United States in 1955 to pursue a career in broadcasting. After working as a radio newsreader and sportscaster, Hall returned to television in the U.S., this time in game shows. Starting in 1963, he was best known as the game show host and producer of Let's Make a Deal. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Monty Hall has received more than 2,067,163 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Monty Hall is the 60th most popular presenter (up from 65th in 2019), the 647th most popular biography from Canada (down from 598th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Canadian Presenter.

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  • 2.1M

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  • 39.48

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  • 15

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.48

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.47

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among presenters, Monty Hall ranks 60 out of 110Before him are Al Franken, Jerry Doyle, Don Cornelius, Al Sharpton, Sergey Dorenko, and Nikolay Baskov. After him are Ramdev, Gene Siskel, Jesse James, Fred Allen, Terry Wogan, and Drew Carey.

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Among people born in 1921, Monty Hall ranks 393Before him are Art Clokey, Horace Gould, John Lindsay, Harold Camping, Alan Hale Jr., and John Aston Sr.. After him are Vivian Blaine, Janet Blair, Cliff Barker, Peter Sallis, Ian Raby, and John Davis. Among people deceased in 2017, Monty Hall ranks 522Before him are Frank Brian, Miguel Ángel Loayza, Ed Lee, Carme Chacón, Jim Nabors, and Lars-Erik Skiöld. After him are Ricardo Vidal, Geri Allen, Rhodri Morgan, Tim Parnell, Cheick Tioté, and William H. Gass.

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In Canada

Among people born in Canada, Monty Hall ranks 647 out of 1,350Before him are Laura Vandervoort (1984), Lexa Doig (1973), Paul Gross (1959), Peter Jennings (1938), Mavis Gallant (1922), and Jessica Steen (1965). After him are E. Pauline Johnson (1861), Lucile Wheeler (1935), Sidney Crosby (1987), Eric Johnson (1979), Avan Jogia (1992), and Jeon So-mi (2001).

Among PRESENTERS In Canada

Among presenters born in Canada, Monty Hall ranks 2Before him are Alex Trebek (1940).