Richard Basehart

1914 - 1984

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John Richard Basehart (August 31, 1914 – September 17, 1984) was an American actor. He starred as Admiral Harriman Nelson in the television science-fiction drama Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea (1964–68). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Richard Basehart has received more than 1,672,581 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 26 in 2019). Richard Basehart is the 1,202nd most popular actor (up from 1,698th in 2019), the 2,079th most popular biography from United States (up from 2,862nd in 2019) and the 564th most popular American Actor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 1.7M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 57.59

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 29

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.91

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.31

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Richard Baseharts by language

Over the past year Richard Basehart has had the most page views in the with 212,320 views, followed by German (32,758), and Italian (20,330). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Turkish (343.64%), Uzbek (164.63%), and Afrikaans (103.78%)


Among actors, Richard Basehart ranks 1,202 out of 13,578Before him are Michael Massee, Claude Brasseur, Casey Affleck, Rami Malek, Frances de la Tour, and Scott Adkins. After him are Paul Rudd, Donald Glover, Veronica Lake, William Petersen, Jennifer Lawrence, and Ghassan Massoud.

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Among people born in 1914, Richard Basehart ranks 85Before him are Archduchess Adelheid of Austria, Nicolas de Staël, Yakov Zeldovich, Demetrios I of Constantinople, Arthur Kennedy, and Martin Gardner. After him are Bernard Malamud, Ferenc Fricsay, Edmund Conen, Princess Maria Francesca of Savoy, Carlos Castillo Armas, and Annie Fischer. Among people deceased in 1984, Richard Basehart ranks 66Before him are Mark W. Clark, Raoul Salan, Janet Gaynor, He Zizhen, Eduardo De Filippo, and Ernesto Mascheroni. After him are José Mauro de Vasconcelos, Jiro Miyake, George Gallup, Trygve Bratteli, Louis Réard, and Faina Ranevskaya.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Richard Basehart ranks 2,079 out of 20,380Before him are Bettie Page (1923), Steven Soderbergh (1963), Joel Silver (1952), Don Budge (1915), Henry Heimlich (1920), and Toby Keith (1961). After him are Paul Rudd (1969), Donald Glover (1983), Veronica Lake (1922), William Petersen (1953), William C. Durant (1861), and Richard Pryor (1940).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Richard Basehart ranks 564Before him are Lin Shaye (1943), Ruth Gordon (1896), Daniel Stern (1957), Michael Massee (1952), Casey Affleck (1975), and Rami Malek (1981). After him are Paul Rudd (1969), Donald Glover (1983), Veronica Lake (1922), William Petersen (1953), Jennifer Lawrence (1990), and Jonathan Frakes (1952).

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