Neal Adams

1941 - 2022

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Neal Adams (June 15, 1941 – April 28, 2022) was an American comic book artist. He was the co-founder of the graphic design studio Continuity Associates, and was a creators-rights advocate who helped secure a pension and recognition for Superman creators Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster. During his career, Adams co-created the characters John Stewart, Man-Bat, and Ra's al Ghul for DC Comics. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Neal Adams has received more than 774,352 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Neal Adams is the 154th most popular comic artist (down from 150th in 2019), the 9,846th most popular biography from United States (down from 9,585th in 2019) and the 35th most popular American Comic Artist.

Memorability Metrics

  • 770k

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  • 43.84

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 18

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.48

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.20

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Neal Adams by language

Over the past year Neal Adams has had the most page views in the with 70,511 views, followed by Spanish (5,087), and French (4,038). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Simple English (43.15%), Volapük (−5.36%), and Catalan (−17.02%)


Among comic artists, Neal Adams ranks 154 out of 226Before him are Dave Gibbons, Mike Mignola, Guy Delisle, Norihiro Yagi, George Herriman, and Mort Walker. After him are Harvey Kurtzman, R. K. Laxman, Jim Lee, Seishi Kishimoto, Eduardo Risso, and Yuu Watase.

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Among people born in 1941, Neal Adams ranks 551Before him are Takao Sakurai, Mário da Graça Machungo, Vyacheslav Vedenin, Faith Leech, Magne Thomassen, and Shirley Stelfox. After him are Antonina Lazareva, Jacques Cheminade, Chuck McKinley, Pepi Bader, Erhard Busek, and Willi Fuggerer. Among people deceased in 2022, Neal Adams ranks 521Before him are D. H. Peligro, Albert Pyun, Ingemar Erlandsson, Oleksandr Sydorenko, Leszek Engelking, and Enrique Rodríguez. After him are Robert Morse, Hilarion Kapral, Jason David Frank, Sergio Brighenti, Erhard Busek, and Danny Ongais.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Neal Adams ranks 9,846 out of 20,380Before him are Sean Parker (1979), Bob Orton Jr. (1950), Clarence Hudson White (1871), Glenda Farrell (1904), XXXTentacion (1998), and Christopher Young (1958). After him are Alexander Acosta (1969), Betsy Russell (1963), Jonathan Gilbert (1967), Dianne Reeves (1956), Charles Hartshorne (1897), and Lezley Zen (1974).

Among COMIC ARTISTS In United States

Among comic artists born in United States, Neal Adams ranks 35Before him are Les Clark (1907), John Buscema (1927), Rose O'Neill (1874), Mike Mignola (1960), George Herriman (1880), and Mort Walker (1923). After him are Harvey Kurtzman (1924), Len Wein (1948), Jim Starlin (1949), Marv Wolfman (1946), Alison Bechdel (1960), and Harvey Pekar (1939).