Tom Bosley

1927 - 2010

Tom Bosley

Thomas Edward Bosley (October 1, 1927 – October 19, 2010) was an American actor, television personality and entertainer. Bosley is best known for portraying Howard Cunningham on the 1970s ABC sitcom Happy Days, and the title character on the NBC/ABC series Father Dowling Mysteries. He also was featured in a recurring role on Murder, She Wrote. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Tom Bosley has received more than 1,873,322 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,841st most popular actor.

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  • 1.9M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 51.00

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 23

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.55

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.54

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Tom Bosley ranks 1,817 out of 8,832Before him are William Devane, Michael Ballhaus, Julio Baghy, Paul Winfield, David Tennant, and Dyanne Thorne. After him are Angela Winkler, RuPaul, Marton Csokas, Alisa Freindlich, Ivan Mosjoukine, and Margaux Hemingway.

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Among people born in 1927, Tom Bosley ranks 149Before him are Mikhail Ulyanov, Per Oscarsson, Joan Segarra, Patti Page, Vladimir Kuts, and Martha Chase. After him are Emmanuel III Delly, Halton Arp, Carlos Romero, Freddie Jones, Kenneth Anger, and Hans Bauer. Among people deceased in 2010, Tom Bosley ranks 125Before him are Dimitrios Ioannidis, Albert Ghiorso, Fud Leclerc, Per Oscarsson, Carl Adam Petri, and Sinan Hasani. After him are Bobbejaan Schoepen, Paul Augustin Mayer, Luigi Poggi, Rudolf Barshai, Georges Wilson, and Richard Holbrooke.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Tom Bosley ranks 3,174 out of 12,171Before him are William Devane (1939), Martha Chase (1927), Paul Winfield (1939), Jackie Gleason (1916), John Stockton (1962), and George Washington Carver (1864). After him are William Hoyt (1875), Adrian Smith (1944), Alan Freed (1921), RuPaul (1960), Tim Buckley (1947), and William Goldman (1931).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Tom Bosley ranks 864Before him are Diane Baker (1938), Dan Blocker (1928), Divine (1945), Edmond O'Brien (1915), William Devane (1939), and Paul Winfield (1939). After him are RuPaul (1960), Margaux Hemingway (1954), Michael Winslow (1958), Jeff Fahey (1952), Sylvia Sidney (1910), and Peter MacNicol (1954).