Sid Haig

1939 - 2019

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Sidney Eddie Mosesian (July 14, 1939 – September 21, 2019), known professionally as Sid Haig, was an American actor, film producer, and musician. He is known for his roles in several of Jack Hill's blaxploitation films from the 1970s, as well as for his appearances in horror films, most notably his role as Captain Spaulding in the Rob Zombie films House of 1000 Corpses, The Devil's Rejects and 3 from Hell. Haig's Captain Spaulding, and Haig himself, have been called icons of horror cinema. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sid Haig has received more than 3,210,993 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia. Sid Haig is the 2,486th most popular actor (up from 2,538th in 2019), the 4,008th most popular biography from United States (up from 4,182nd in 2019) and the 1,187th most popular Actor.

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  • 3.2M

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  • 51.43

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  • 25

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  • 2.55

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.86

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Sid Haig ranks 2,486 out of 9,996Before him are Bergüzar Korel, Patrick Troughton, Bai Ling, Liselotte Pulver, Jeffrey Jones, and Glynis Johns. After him are Vilma Bánky, Riccardo Cucciolla, Nina Foch, Brian Keith, Leonardo Favio, and Ingrid Caven.

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Among people born in 1939, Sid Haig ranks 223Before him are Jacques Vallée, Néstor Combin, Marie-Claire Blais, Roy Buchanan, Samad Behrangi, and John Tong Hon. After him are Judy Chicago, Yves Meyer, Janusz Gajos, Vladimir Durković, Bobby Hull, and Ralph Boston. Among people deceased in 2019, Sid Haig ranks 183Before him are David Koch, Camilo Sesto, Jean Guillou, Lyndon LaRouche, Mitchell Feigenbaum, and Scott Walker. After him are Pim Verbeek, Katherine Helmond, Alain Barrière, Harrison Dillard, Negasso Gidada, and José Antonio Reyes.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Sid Haig ranks 4,008 out of 18,182Before him are Sammy Hagar (1947), John Lewis (1940), Jeffrey Jones (1946), George David Birkhoff (1884), Berry Gordy (1929), and Benjamin Apthorp Gould (1824). After him are Carmine Appice (1946), Brian Keith (1921), Mike Love (1941), David Graeber (1961), William Stanley Jr. (1858), and Anne Francis (1930).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Sid Haig ranks 1,187Before him are Joe E. Tata (1936), Anthony Franciosa (1928), Bruce McGill (1950), Tom Welling (1977), Jack Lord (1920), and Jeffrey Jones (1946). After him are Brian Keith (1921), Anne Francis (1930), Michael Nouri (1945), Bud Abbott (1897), Sarah Clarke (1972), and Dana Reeve (1961).

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