Seymour Cassel

1935 - 2019

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Seymour Joseph Cassel (January 22, 1935 – April 7, 2019) was an American actor who appeared in over 200 films and television shows, with a career spanning over 50 years. He first came to prominence in the 1960s in the pioneering independent films of writer/director John Cassavetes. The first of these was Too Late Blues (1961), followed by Faces (1968), for which he was nominated for an Academy Award and won a National Society of Film Critics Award. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Seymour Cassel has received more than 1,293,158 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia. Seymour Cassel is the 2,168th most popular actor (up from 2,305th in 2019), the 3,486th most popular biography from United States (up from 3,753rd in 2019) and the 1,000th most popular American Actor.

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  • 53.65

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  • 27

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  • 3.36

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.68

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among actors, Seymour Cassel ranks 2,168 out of 13,578Before him are Brenda Vaccaro, Francesca Annis, Jim Davis, Jana Brejchová, Jonathan Groff, and Bonnie Hunt. After him are Vera Vasilyeva, John Houseman, Wolfgang Preiss, Michelle Monaghan, Catherine Keener, and Walter Koenig.

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Among people born in 1935, Seymour Cassel ranks 172Before him are Dudley Moore, Denise Perrier, Peter Schreier, Fiorenza Cossotto, Elga Andersen, and Vladica Popović. After him are Shūji Terayama, Zeev Sternhell, Milena Vukotic, Don Norman, Lola Novaković, and Geoffrey Lewis. Among people deceased in 2019, Seymour Cassel ranks 167Before him are Jean-Pierre Marielle, Peter Schreier, Luigi Colani, José Antonio Reyes, Marie-José Nat, and Don Alden Adams. After him are Jörg Demus, Sogyal Rinpoche, Harrison Dillard, Marion Chesney, Camilo Sesto, and René Auberjonois.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Seymour Cassel ranks 3,486 out of 20,380Before him are Eddie Vedder (1964), Mary Tyler Moore (1936), Jonathan Groff (1985), Vinnie Vincent (1952), Bonnie Hunt (1961), and Besse Cooper (1896). After him are Dick Scobee (1939), Del Shannon (1934), Maryanne Trump Barry (1937), Clarence Zener (1905), Lead Belly (1888), and Michelle Monaghan (1976).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Seymour Cassel ranks 1,000Before him are Sonny Landham (1941), Teresa Wright (1918), Brenda Vaccaro (1939), Jim Davis (1909), Jonathan Groff (1985), and Bonnie Hunt (1961). After him are Michelle Monaghan (1976), Catherine Keener (1959), Walter Koenig (1936), Howard Keel (1919), Timothée Chalamet (1995), and Stephen Baldwin (1966).

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