Robert Young

1907 - 1998

Robert Young

Robert George Young (February 22, 1907 – July 21, 1998) was an American film, television, and radio actor, best known for his leading roles as Jim Anderson, the father character in Father Knows Best (CBS, then NBC, then CBS again), and the physician Marcus Welby in Marcus Welby, M.D. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Robert Young has received more than 46,345 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 3,506th most popular actor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 46k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 45.16

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 21

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.87

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.78

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Robert Young ranks 3,460 out of 8,832Before him are Philip Ahn, Penn Badgley, Gustaf Skarsgård, Gwen Verdon, Thomas Brodie-Sangster, and Sharmila Tagore. After him are Chloë Sevigny, Bill Robinson, Michael McElhatton, Cathleen Nesbitt, Clémence Poésy, and Björn Granath.

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Among people born in 1907, Robert Young ranks 197Before him are Polina Osipenko, Vicente Enrique y Tarancón, Alexander Knox, Luiz Gervazoni, Vitaliano Brancati, and Heikki Savolainen. After him are Jack Albertson, Eugène Guillevic, Bep van Klaveren, Rolf Jacobsen, Dionisio Mejía, and Manoelzinho. Among people deceased in 1998, Robert Young ranks 168Before him are Giovanni Valetti, Carl Wilson, Kea Bouman, Władysław Komar, Tammy Wynette, and Laila Schou Nilsen. After him are Odette Bancilhon, Junior Wells, Reidar Kvammen, Pino Dordoni, Erich Mende, and Betty Carter.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Robert Young ranks 5,474 out of 12,171Before him are Herbie Mann (1930), Philip Ahn (1905), Arnold Denker (1914), Penn Badgley (1986), John Pope (1822), and Lee Ritenour (1952). After him are Frank Irons (1886), Chloë Sevigny (1974), Bill Robinson (1877), Martha Jefferson (1748), Elizabeth Jane Gardner (null), and Walter Lang (1896).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Robert Young ranks 1,683Before him are Minka Kelly (1980), Marni Nixon (1930), Mykelti Williamson (1960), Julia Stiles (1981), Philip Ahn (1905), and Penn Badgley (1986). After him are Chloë Sevigny (1974), Bill Robinson (1877), Eric Bogosian (1953), Jack Albertson (1907), Dennis Haysbert (1954), and Lewis Arquette (null).