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Preston Foster

1900 - 1970

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Preston Stratton Foster (August 24, 1900 – July 14, 1970), was an American actor of stage, film, radio, and television, whose career spanned nearly four decades. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Preston Foster has received more than 418,056 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Preston Foster is the 7,124th most popular actor (down from 6,487th in 2019), the 10,569th most popular biography from United States (down from 10,028th in 2019) and the 3,441st most popular American Actor.

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  • 420k

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  • 40.56

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 18

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.06

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.49

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Preston Foster ranks 7,124 out of 9,996Before him are Jane Sibbett, Walter Catlett, Andrew Stevens, Sarah Gadon, Thomas McDonell, and Christopher Gorham. After him are Randall Park, Adelaide Kane, Scoot McNairy, Ane Dahl Torp, Benji Gregory, and Cheryl Hines.

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Among people born in 1900, Preston Foster ranks 288Before him are Arnold Orville Beckman, Roberto Grau, Andy Auld, Renata Viganò, Mark Sandrich, and Valerian Gracias. After him are Delfo Bellini, Sverre Sørsdal, Ruth Clifford, Alice Terry, Frederica Sagor Maas, and Arthur Porritt, Baron Porritt. Among people deceased in 1970, Preston Foster ranks 234Before him are John T. Scopes, Earl Hooker, William Daniels, Máirtín Ó Cadhain, Maurice Stokes, and Charles Olson. After him are William Beaudine, Earl Eby, Chester Morris, Feroz Khan Noon, Richard Cushing, and Charlie Ruggles.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Preston Foster ranks 10,569 out of 18,182Before him are Andrew Stevens (1955), Mitch Miller (1911), Thomas McDonell (1986), Beverly Cleary (1916), Christopher Gorham (1974), and Madison Beer (1999). After him are Randall Park (1974), Scoot McNairy (1977), Paul Manafort (1949), Janeane Garofalo (1964), George Simpson (1908), and Benji Gregory (1978).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Preston Foster ranks 3,441Before him are Bess Armstrong (1953), Jane Sibbett (1962), Walter Catlett (1889), Andrew Stevens (1955), Thomas McDonell (1986), and Christopher Gorham (1974). After him are Randall Park (1974), Scoot McNairy (1977), Benji Gregory (1978), Cheryl Hines (1965), Gina Rodriguez (1984), and Kevin Chamberlin (1963).

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