Peter Boyle

1935 - 2006

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Peter Lawrence Boyle (October 18, 1935 – December 12, 2006) was an American actor. He is known for his character actor roles in film and television and received several awards including a Primetime Emmy Awards and a Screen Actors Guild Award. He is best known for his role as the patriarch Frank Barone on the CBS sitcom Everybody Loves Raymond from 1996 to 2004. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Peter Boyle has received more than 6,826,889 page views. His biography is available in 37 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 36 in 2019). Peter Boyle is the 1,626th most popular actor (up from 2,144th in 2019), the 2,698th most popular biography from United States (up from 3,523rd in 2019) and the 759th most popular American Actor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 6.8M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 55.66

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 37

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.32

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.88

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among actors, Peter Boyle ranks 1,626 out of 13,578Before him are Allan Edwall, Linda Kozlowski, Daliah Lavi, Paul Scofield, Lynn Redgrave, and Marie Dubois. After him are Sylvia Sidney, Cécile Aubry, Brigitte Lahaie, Burak Özçivit, Lorne Greene, and Jim Kelly.

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Among people born in 1935, Peter Boyle ranks 133Before him are Franco Citti, Lyudmila Chernykh, Djamila Bouhired, Dominique Venner, Kurt Westergaard, and Samak Sundaravej. After him are Akgün Kaçmaz, Orlando Peçanha, Esther Vilar, Wang Hongwen, Tamara Smirnova, and Helmut Lachenmann. Among people deceased in 2006, Peter Boyle ranks 105Before him are Jane Jacobs, Alberto Spencer, Rocío Dúrcal, Trevor Berbick, Igor Sergeyev, and Ibolya Csák. After him are Nina Schenk Gräfin von Stauffenberg, Marek Grechuta, P. F. Strawson, Malcolm Arnold, Basil Poledouris, and Bismillah Khan.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Peter Boyle ranks 2,698 out of 20,380Before him are Lizzie Borden (1860), Linda Kozlowski (1958), Horace Wells (1815), Siri Hustvedt (1955), Kevin Federline (1978), and Richard Holbrooke (1941). After him are William Heard Kilpatrick (1871), Jason Newsted (1963), Sylvia Sidney (1910), James Taylor (1948), Richard Brooks (1912), and Annie Oakley (1860).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Peter Boyle ranks 759Before him are John Hillerman (1932), George Reeves (1914), Carolyn Jones (1930), Laura Linney (1964), Anna May Wong (1905), and Linda Kozlowski (1958). After him are Sylvia Sidney (1910), Jim Kelly (1946), Anne Archer (1947), Jo Van Fleet (1915), Nichelle Nichols (1932), and Billy Drago (1945).

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