Russell Johnson

1924 - 2014

Russell Johnson

Russell David Johnson (November 10, 1924 – January 16, 2014) was an American actor, known for his role as Professor Roy Hinkley in Gilligan's Island. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Russell Johnson has received more than 1,561,881 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 5,905th most popular actor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 1.6M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 37.60

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 19

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.24

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.09

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Russell Johnson ranks 5,865 out of 8,832Before him are Joanna Kulig, Warren William, Cynthia Klitbo, Tom Beck, Ryan Hurst, and Marina Foïs. After him are Clea DuVall, Lindsey Morgan, Victoria Tennant, John Cameron Mitchell, Keiko Agena, and Choi Si-won.

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Among people born in 1924, Russell Johnson ranks 295Before him are Nicholas Colasanto, Freddie Bartholomew, Vicki Draves, Louie Bellson, Norman Fell, and Evelyn Boyd Granville. After him are Frank Lautenberg, Mal Whitfield, Frank Church, Juan Ponce Enrile, Dolores Gray, and Wendell Ford. Among people deceased in 2014, Russell Johnson ranks 351Before him are Edward Clancy, Marcia Strassman, Anjali Devi, Ann B. Davis, Dale Gardner, and Don Keefer. After him are Malik Bendjelloul, James Foley, Rik Mayall, Nanda, Joan Lorring, and John Holt.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Russell Johnson ranks 8,402 out of 12,171Before him are Taylor Dayne (1962), Warren William (1894), Peter Hardeman Burnett (1807), Ryan Hurst (1976), Susan Rice (1964), and Joel Osteen (1963). After him are Clea DuVall (1977), Ellen Glasgow (1873), John Cameron Mitchell (1963), Keiko Agena (1973), Janice E. Voss (1956), and Eliot Spitzer (1959).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Russell Johnson ranks 2,828Before him are Robin Lord Taylor (1978), Jodi Benson (1961), Leonard Frey (1938), Seamus Dever (1976), Warren William (1894), and Ryan Hurst (1976). After him are Clea DuVall (1977), John Cameron Mitchell (1963), Keiko Agena (1973), Emma Caulfield (1973), Dallas Roberts (1970), and Rashida Jones (1976).