Peter Boyle

1935 - 2006

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Peter Lawrence Boyle (October 18, 1935 – December 12, 2006) was an American actor. Known as a character actor, he played Frank Barone on the CBS sitcom Everybody Loves Raymond and the comical monster in Mel Brooks' film spoof Young Frankenstein (1974). He also starred in The Candidate. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Peter Boyle has received more than 5,125,929 page views. His biography is available in 35 different languages on Wikipedia (down from 36 in 2019). Peter Boyle is the 1,464th most popular actor (up from 1,527th in 2019), the 2,600th most popular biography from United States (up from 2,749th in 2019) and the 717th most popular American Actor.

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  • 5.1M

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  • 65.28

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  • 35

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  • 2.39

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  • 4.78

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Peter Boyle ranks 1,464 out of 10,030Before him are Allan Edwall, Wendy Hiller, Eileen Essell, Graham Greene, Zbigniew Cybulski, and Geoffrey Lewis. After him are Billy Drago, Walter Koenig, John Glover, Kate Jackson, Jane Alexander, and Lil Dagover.

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Among people born in 1935, Peter Boyle ranks 128Before him are Hans Tilkowski, Agne Simonsson, Khalil al-Wazir, Giovanni Lajolo, Paula Rego, and Geoffrey Lewis. After him are John Phillips, Nikos Sampson, Charles Grodin, Serge Klarsfeld, Oleg Tabakov, and Ferdinand Alexander Porsche. Among people deceased in 2006, Peter Boyle ranks 100Before him are Coretta Scott King, John Profumo, Prince George William of Hanover, Silva Kaputikyan, Peter Norman, and Billy Preston. After him are Óscar Míguez, John Money, Joe Rosenthal, June Allyson, Tina Aumont, and Alberto Spencer.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Peter Boyle ranks 2,600 out of 15,968Before him are Clark Ashton Smith (1893), Lincoln Ellsworth (1880), James Mark Baldwin (1861), Geoffrey Lewis (1935), Robert Lefkowitz (1943), and David Koch (1940). After him are John Phillips (1935), Al Di Meola (1954), Jef Raskin (1943), Linda Ronstadt (1946), Billy Drago (1945), and Walter Koenig (1936).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Peter Boyle ranks 717Before him are Téa Leoni (1966), Jean Arthur (1900), John Hillerman (1932), Mahershala Ali (1974), Marg Helgenberger (1958), and Geoffrey Lewis (1935). After him are Billy Drago (1945), Walter Koenig (1936), John Glover (1944), Kate Jackson (1948), Jane Alexander (1939), and Lynda Carter (1951).

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