Orson Bean

1928 - 2020

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Orson Bean (born Dallas Frederick Burrows; July 22, 1928 – February 7, 2020) was an American film, television, and stage actor, comedian, writer, and producer. He was a game show and talk show host and a "mainstay of Los Angeles’s small theater scene." He appeared frequently on several televised game shows from the 1960s through the 1980s and was a longtime panelist on the television game show To Tell the Truth. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Orson Bean has received more than 3,438,345 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia. Orson Bean is the 1,939th most popular actor (down from 1,774th in 2019), the 3,222nd most popular biography from United States (down from 3,093rd in 2019) and the 931st most popular Actor.

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  • 20

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  • 3.17

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Among actors, Orson Bean ranks 1,939 out of 9,996Before him are Burak Özçivit, Rainn Wilson, Erik Estrada, John Mills, Ray Winstone, and Paul Winfield. After him are Robert Sean Leonard, Warner Baxter, Alicia Vikander, Deep Roy, Abdellatif Kechiche, and André Dussollier.

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Among people born in 1928, Orson Bean ranks 196Before him are Ciriaco De Mita, Tom Sharpe, Howard S. Becker, Willy Mairesse, Vitaliy Masol, and Line Renaud. After him are Horace Silver, William Peter Blatty, Édouard Glissant, Tahir Salahov, Yury Yakovlev, and Luigi Colani. Among people deceased in 2020, Orson Bean ranks 176Before him are Jackie Stallone, Irrfan Khan, Claude Bolling, Hans Tilkowski, Gigi Proietti, and Mohsen Fakhrizadeh. After him are Pierre Buyoya, Ken Shimura, Shere Hite, Vittorio Gregotti, Stanisław Kania, and Flavio Cotti.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Orson Bean ranks 3,222 out of 18,182Before him are Fergie (1975), Levi P. Morton (1824), Alfred P. Sloan (1875), Isiah Thomas (1961), Paul Winfield (1939), and Richard Wright (1908). After him are James Forrestal (1892), William A. Wheeler (1819), Fred Brooks (1931), Abel Ferrara (1951), Robert Sean Leonard (1969), and Martin Ritt (1914).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Orson Bean ranks 931Before him are Mimsy Farmer (1945), Sarah Paulson (1974), David Ogden Stiers (1942), Rainn Wilson (1966), Erik Estrada (1949), and Paul Winfield (1939). After him are Robert Sean Leonard (1969), Warner Baxter (1889), Josh Hartnett (1978), Tia Carrere (1967), Michael C. Hall (1971), and Steve Harvey (1957).

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