Patrick McGoohan

1928 - 2009

Patrick McGoohan

Patrick Joseph McGoohan (19 March 1928 – 13 January 2009) was an Irish-American actor, screenwriter and director. He began his career in the United Kingdom in the 1950s, relocating to the United States in the 1970s. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Patrick McGoohan has received more than 2,166,781 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 641st most popular actor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 2.2M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 58.79

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 33

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.88

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.77

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Patrick McGoohan ranks 637 out of 8,832Before him are Pat Hitchcock, Gary Sinise, Marie Laforêt, Lionel Logue, Cléo de Mérode, and Fernanda Montenegro. After him are Jane Russell, Peter Mayhew, John Lithgow, Hardy Krüger, Tony Burton, and Chespirito.

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Among people born in 1928, Patrick McGoohan ranks 74Before him are Colin Chapman, Elias James Corey, Dick York, James Garner, Pat Hitchcock, and Carl Woese. After him are Fats Domino, Desmond Morris, Robert Sheckley, Hardy Krüger, Alan J. Pakula, and Giampiero Boniperti. Among people deceased in 2009, Patrick McGoohan ranks 44Before him are Raúl Alfonsín, Sydney Chaplin, Jennifer Jones, Sergey Mikhalkov, Farrah Fawcett, and J. G. Ballard. After him are Edwin G. Krebs, Yves Rocher, Albert Barillé, Mario Benedetti, Natasha Richardson, and Edward T. Hall.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Patrick McGoohan ranks 1,281 out of 12,171Before him are Buddy Rich (1917), Ken Thompson (1943), Merton Miller (1923), Timothy McVeigh (1968), Russell Alan Hulse (1950), and Charles Cooley (1864). After him are Vincente Minnelli (1903), E. Donnall Thomas (1920), Fats Domino (1928), Robert Sheckley (1928), Jane Russell (1921), and Henry Way Kendall (1926).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Patrick McGoohan ranks 323Before him are Wesley Snipes (1962), Dick York (1928), James Garner (1928), David Duchovny (1960), Virginia Cherrill (1908), and Gary Sinise (1955). After him are Jane Russell (1921), John Lithgow (1945), Tony Burton (1937), James Cagney (1899), Cliff Robertson (1923), and Philip Seymour Hoffman (1967).