Phil Hartman

1948 - 1998

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Philip Edward Hartman (né Hartmann; September 24, 1948 – May 28, 1998) was a Canadian-American actor, comedian, screenwriter, and graphic designer. Hartman was born in Brantford, Ontario, Canada, and his family moved to the United States when he was ten years old. After graduating from California State University, Northridge with a degree in graphic arts, he designed album covers for bands including Poco and America. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Phil Hartman has received more than 12,143,801 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 28 in 2019). Phil Hartman is the 3,136th most popular actor (down from 2,737th in 2019), the 249th most popular biography from Canada (down from 227th in 2019) and the 79th most popular Canadian Actor.

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  • 12M

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  • 60.63

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 29

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.67

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.69

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Phil Hartman ranks 3,136 out of 10,030Before him are Chloë Sevigny, Kenan İmirzalıoğlu, Ginnifer Goodwin, Richard Roxburgh, Alex Rocco, and Marcel Ophüls. After him are Frédéric Mitterrand, Ali Larter, Karl Markovics, Alain Souchon, Moira Orfei, and Lilia Skala.

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Among people born in 1948, Phil Hartman ranks 272Before him are Luis Galván, Linda McMahon, Gérard Darmon, Mercedes Ruehl, Enver Marić, and Larry Carlton. After him are Selda Bağcan, Enrique Vila-Matas, Joaquín Almunia, Sergei Bodrov, José Luis Capón, and Joel Santana. Among people deceased in 1998, Phil Hartman ranks 156Before him are Mary Cartwright, Héctor Vilches, Maurice Schumann, Lilí Álvarez, Carl Wilson, and Fritz Buchloh. After him are Jean Shiley, Ludvík Daněk, Théodore Sindikubwabo, Nicholas Kurti, Viljo Heino, and Lev Dyomin.

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In Canada

Among people born in Canada, Phil Hartman ranks 249 out of 1,130Before him are Colleen Dewhurst (1924), John Diefenbaker (1895), Nia Vardalos (1962), Anne Hébert (1916), Xavier Dolan (1989), and Garou (1972). After him are William H. McNeill (1917), Terry Fox (1958), Cindy Breakspeare (1954), Natasha Henstridge (1974), Billy Bishop (1894), and Henry Clinton (1730).

Among ACTORS In Canada

Among actors born in Canada, Phil Hartman ranks 79Before him are Deborah Kara Unger (1966), Stephen Amell (1981), Elias Koteas (1961), Colleen Dewhurst (1924), Nia Vardalos (1962), and Xavier Dolan (1989). After him are Natasha Henstridge (1974), Michael Ontkean (1946), Kevin Durand (1974), Kenneth Welsh (1942), Stephen McHattie (1946), and Michael Wincott (1958).

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