COMEDIAN

Steve Martin

1945 - Today

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Stephen Glenn Martin (born August 14, 1945) is an American actor, comedian, writer, producer, and musician. He has earned five Grammy Awards, a Primetime Emmy Award, and was awarded an Honorary Academy Award at the Academy's 5th Annual Governors Awards in 2013. Among many honors, he has received the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor, the Kennedy Center Honors, and an AFI Life Achievement Award. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Steve Martin has received more than 12,640,981 page views. His biography is available in 54 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 52 in 2019). Steve Martin is the 6th most popular comedian, the 915th most popular biography from United States (down from 885th in 2019) and the 6th most popular American Comedian.

Steve Martin is most famous for his work as a comedian, actor, and author. He has written several books including "Born Standing Up: A Comic's Life" and "The Cruel Shoes."

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  • 54

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  • 3.67

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  • 5.23

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Among COMEDIANS

Among comedians, Steve Martin ranks 6 out of 90Before him are Robin Williams, Whoopi Goldberg, Eddie Murphy, Bill Cosby, and Adam Sandler. After him are Ellen DeGeneres, Dick Van Dyke, Chevy Chase, George Carlin, Bob Newhart, and Bob Hope.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1945, Steve Martin ranks 45Before him are Slobodan Praljak, Jean Nouvel, Abdrabbuh Mansur Hadi, Jacqueline du Pré, Keith Jarrett, and Jacky Ickx. After him are John Lithgow, Roger Glover, James Avery, Nikita Mikhalkov, Richard Thaler, and Abdelmadjid Tebboune.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Steve Martin ranks 915 out of 15,968Before him are Lynn Margulis (1938), Robert A. Dahl (1915), Harry Dean Stanton (1926), George F. Kennan (1904), Melvin Schwartz (1932), and Willie Nelson (1933). After him are Mark David Chapman (1955), Percy Spencer (1894), James Jones (1921), Lillian Gish (1893), Karl Malden (1912), and Stan Getz (1927).

Among COMEDIANS In United States

Among comedians born in United States, Steve Martin ranks 6Before him are Robin Williams (1951), Whoopi Goldberg (1955), Eddie Murphy (1961), Bill Cosby (1937), and Adam Sandler (1966). After him are Ellen DeGeneres (1958), Dick Van Dyke (1925), Chevy Chase (1943), George Carlin (1937), Bob Newhart (1929), and Joan Rivers (1933).

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