Telly Savalas

1922 - 1994

Telly Savalas

Aristotelis Savalas (Greek: Αριστοτέλης Σαβάλας; January 21, 1922 – January 22, 1994) was a Greek-American actor and singer whose career spanned four decades. Noted for his bald head and deep, resonant voice, he is perhaps best known for portraying Lt. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Telly Savalas has received more than 4,123,161 page views. His biography is available in 42 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 358th most popular actor.

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  • 4.1M

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  • 62.87

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  • 42

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.16

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.32

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Telly Savalas ranks 355 out of 8,832Before him are Jean Seberg, Lee Marvin, John Malkovich, Jason Robards, Carmen Amaya, and Hugh Grant. After him are Hugh Jackman, Tippi Hedren, Bob Hoskins, Charles Dance, Dick Van Dyke, and Sam Neill.

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Among people born in 1922, Telly Savalas ranks 38Before him are Liliane Bettencourt, Nikolay Basov, Yang Chen-Ning, Stanley Cohen, Arthur Ashkin, and Jason Robards. After him are Miguel Muñoz, Olga Ladyzhenskaya, Leon M. Lederman, Julius Nyerere, Nándor Hidegkuti, and Jacques Piccard. Among people deceased in 1994, Telly Savalas ranks 34Before him are John Wayne Gacy, Pierre Boulle, André Michel Lwoff, Juvénal Habyarimana, Paul Delvaux, and Robert Doisneau. After him are Gian Maria Volonté, Matt Busby, Louis Ferdinand, Prince of Prussia, Witold Lutosławski, Fernando Rey, and Roger Wolcott Sperry.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Telly Savalas ranks 721 out of 12,171Before him are Sam Peckinpah (1925), Edward Adelbert Doisy (1893), Francis Gary Powers (1929), John Irving (1942), Hulk Hogan (1953), and John Young (1930). After him are John Huston (1906), Michio Kaku (1947), John L. Hall (1934), Roy J. Glauber (1925), Laura Ingalls Wilder (1867), and Monica Lewinsky (1973).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Telly Savalas ranks 186Before him are James Earl Jones (1931), Carole Lombard (1908), Jean Seberg (1938), Lee Marvin (1924), John Malkovich (1953), and Jason Robards (1922). After him are Tippi Hedren (1930), Dick Van Dyke (1925), Anne Bancroft (1931), Karl Malden (1912), Gene Wilder (1933), and Melanie Griffith (1957).