William Christopher

1932 - 2016

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William Christopher (October 20, 1932 – December 31, 2016) was an American actor and comedian, best known for playing Private Lester Hummel on Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of William Christopher has received more than 2,917,074 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. William Christopher is the 5,632nd most popular actor (down from 4,956th in 2019), the 8,358th most popular biography from United States (down from 7,739th in 2019) and the 2,654th most popular Actor.

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  • 2.9M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 43.81

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 17

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.58

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.48

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, William Christopher ranks 5,632 out of 9,996Before him are Inés Sastre, Penny Johnson Jerald, Ana Brenda Contreras, Chun Jung-myung, Laura Haddock, and Marge Champion. After him are Craig Sheffer, Darby Stanchfield, Slim Pickens, Helen Slater, Richard Haydn, and Michael Crawford.

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Among people born in 1932, William Christopher ranks 388Before him are Katy Bødtger, Volodymyr Dakhno, Joe Arpaio, Antonia Fraser, Barbara Shelley, and Fazu Aliyeva. After him are Mark Murphy, Rodolfo Quezada Toruño, Max Streibl, Pál Gábor, Charles W. Misner, and István Kausz. Among people deceased in 2016, William Christopher ranks 405Before him are Joe Sutter, Marisol Escobar, Andrew Sachs, Fazu Aliyeva, Abu Mohammad al-Adnani, and Mr. Fuji. After him are Michel Rousseau, José Luis Artetxe, Dan Haggerty, Axel Schandorff, Mrinalini Sarabhai, and Paulo Emilio.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, William Christopher ranks 8,358 out of 18,182Before him are William Clothier (1881), Craig Jones (1972), Penny Johnson Jerald (1961), Tori Black (1988), Ana Brenda Contreras (1986), and Marge Champion (1919). After him are Eladio Rojas (1934), Craig Sheffer (1960), Robert Reid (1862), Mildred McDaniel (1933), Darby Stanchfield (1971), and Slim Pickens (1919).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, William Christopher ranks 2,654Before him are Common (1972), David Paymer (1954), Michael Rapaport (1970), Penny Johnson Jerald (1961), Ana Brenda Contreras (1986), and Marge Champion (1919). After him are Craig Sheffer (1960), Darby Stanchfield (1971), Slim Pickens (1919), Helen Slater (1963), Robert Keith (1898), and Rob Morrow (1962).

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