Sid Caesar

1922 - 2014

Sid Caesar

Isaac Sidney Caesar (September 8, 1922 – February 12, 2014) was an American comic actor and writer, best known for two pioneering 1950s live television series: Your Show of Shows, which was a 90-minute weekly show watched by 60 million people, and its successor, Caesar's Hour, both of which influenced later generations of comedians. Your Show of Shows and its cast received seven Emmy nominations between the years 1953 and 1954 and tallied two wins. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sid Caesar has received more than 1,341,640 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 3,428th most popular actor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 1.3M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 45.39

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 26

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.78

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.46

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Television and Movie Roles

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Among actors, Sid Caesar ranks 3,402 out of 8,832Before him are Kim Bodnia, Jason O'Mara, Virginia Grey, Evan Peters, Zhanna Prokhorenko, and Mary Martin. After him are Jonah Hill, Berry Berenson, Logan Paul, Jon Lovitz, Joe Manganiello, and Lola Albright.

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Among people born in 1922, Sid Caesar ranks 236Before him are Luis Aponte Martínez, China Zorrilla, Per Olof Sundman, Osvaldo Fattori, Fritz Hollings, and Jack Kruschen. After him are Giuseppe Casari, José Luis Panizo, Lloyd La Beach, Jesús Iglesias, Ali Akbar Khan, and José Luis López Vázquez. Among people deceased in 2014, Sid Caesar ranks 259Before him are Jeremy Thorpe, Ben Bradlee, Azlan Shah of Perak, Arnoldo Foà, Joe Sample, and Christopher Jones. After him are Michio Mado, Dietmar Schönherr, Tullio Regge, Svetlana Velmar-Janković, Jimi Jamison, and Marilyn Burns.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Sid Caesar ranks 5,380 out of 12,171Before him are Tera Patrick (1976), Virginia Grey (null), Evan Peters (1987), Mary Martin (1913), Herschell Gordon Lewis (1926), and Stephanie Seymour (1968). After him are Jonah Hill (1983), Carl Blegen (1887), Emily Donelson (1807), Arthur Crudup (1905), Charlie Byrd (1925), and Jon Lovitz (1957).