Robert Stack

1919 - 2003

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Robert Stack (born Charles Langford Modini Stack, January 13, 1919 – May 14, 2003) was an American actor. Known for his deep voice and commanding presence, he appeared in over forty feature films. He starred in the ABC television series The Untouchables (1959–1963), for which he won the 1960 Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Performance by an Actor in a Series, and later hosted/narrated the true-crime series Unsolved Mysteries (1987–2002). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Robert Stack has received more than 3,491,679 page views. His biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 29 in 2019). Robert Stack is the 2,167th most popular actor (down from 2,125th in 2019), the 3,645th most popular biography from United States (down from 3,599th in 2019) and the 1,059th most popular American Actor.

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  • 62.98

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  • 32

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.79

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.83

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Robert Stack ranks 2,167 out of 10,030Before him are Penelope Wilton, Nina Dobrev, Richard Tauber, Justin Chambers, Earl Boen, and Mayim Bialik. After him are Ed Asner, Walter Pidgeon, Olivier Martinez, Laura Harring, Rhonda Fleming, and Anna Gunn.

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Among people born in 1919, Robert Stack ranks 131Before him are Ferruccio Valcareggi, Paul de Man, G. E. M. Anscombe, Lisa Della Casa, Joan Brossa, and Galina Ustvolskaya. After him are Rocky Graziano, Franjo Kuharić, Félix Gaillard, Oswaldo Guayasamín, Angelo Felici, and Julia Robinson. Among people deceased in 2003, Robert Stack ranks 129Before him are Harivansh Rai Bachchan, Constantin Dăscălescu, Robert Palmer, Luděk Pachman, Kató Lomb, and Wilfred Thesiger. After him are Guido Crepax, Jacques Deray, Hume Cronyn, Robert Brown, Giorgio Gaber, and Hal Clement.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Robert Stack ranks 3,645 out of 15,968Before him are Justin Chambers (1970), Alvin Hansen (1887), Earl Boen (1945), Mayim Bialik (1975), Jesse Ventura (1951), and Huey Long (1893). After him are Mitchell Feigenbaum (1944), Antonia Maury (1866), Ed Asner (1929), Rocky Graziano (1919), Ron McGovney (1962), and Jersey Joe Walcott (1914).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Robert Stack ranks 1,059Before him are Kevin Sorbo (1958), Stanley Kamel (1943), Dan Hedaya (1940), Justin Chambers (1970), Earl Boen (1945), and Mayim Bialik (1975). After him are Ed Asner (1929), Rhonda Fleming (1923), Anna Gunn (1968), James Farentino (1938), Kate Mulgrew (1955), and Tom Atkins (1935).

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