Robert Mitchum

1917 - 1997

Robert Mitchum

Robert Charles Durman Mitchum (August 6, 1917 – July 1, 1997) was an American actor, director, author, poet, composer, and singer. Mitchum rose to prominence for starring roles in several classic films noirs, and his acting is generally considered a forerunner of the antiheroes prevalent in film during the 1950s and 1960s. His best-known films include Out of the Past (1947), The Night of the Hunter (1955), Cape Fear (1962), and El Dorado (1966). Mitchum was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for The Story of G.I. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Robert Mitchum has received more than 5,060,258 page views. His biography is available in 55 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 300th most popular actor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 5.1M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 64.13

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 55

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.89

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.01

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Television and Movie Roles

Page views of Robert Mitchums by language


Among actors, Robert Mitchum ranks 299 out of 8,832Before him are Demi Moore, Cate Blanchett, Ellen Burstyn, Chris Hemsworth, Thespis, and Sylvia Kristel. After him are Albert Finney, Ed Harris, Julie Christie, George Gaynes, Robert Downey Jr., and Laura Antonelli.

Most Popular Actors in Wikipedia

Go to all Rankings


Among people born in 1917, Robert Mitchum ranks 22Before him are Christian de Duve, Jack Kirby, Joan Fontaine, Sven Hassel, Kiro Gligorov, and Frederica of Hanover. After him are George Gaynes, John Lee Hooker, Otto Günsche, Grand Duke Vladimir Kirillovich of Russia, Zsa Zsa Gabor, and Rochus Misch. Among people deceased in 1997, Robert Mitchum ranks 24Before him are Sviatoslav Richter, Melvin Calvin, The Notorious B.I.G., Isaiah Berlin, Bảo Đại, and Bohumil Hrabal. After him are Willem de Kooning, Aldo Rossi, Fred Zinnemann, Helenio Herrera, Edward Mills Purcell, and Dora Maar.

Others Born in 1917

Go to all Rankings

Others Deceased in 1997

Go to all Rankings

In United States

Among people born in United States, Robert Mitchum ranks 599 out of 12,171Before him are Charles Taze Russell (1852), Joseph Barbera (1911), Clifford Geertz (1926), John Browning (1855), Richard Meier (1934), and John Wayne Gacy (1942). After him are Black Dahlia (1924), Ed Harris (1950), Bill Evans (1929), Jimmy Wales (1966), Steven Weinberg (1933), and James Cronin (1931).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Robert Mitchum ranks 159Before him are Martin Landau (1928), John Cassavetes (1929), Romina Power (1951), Larry Hagman (1931), Demi Moore (1962), and Ellen Burstyn (1932). After him are Ed Harris (1950), Robert Downey Jr. (1965), Caitlyn Jenner (1949), Bill Murray (1950), John Goodman (1952), and Tyrone Power (1914).