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 2,358,925 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). William Christopher is the 4,959th most popular actor (down from 4,883rd in 2019), the 7,751st most popular biography from United States (down from 7,292nd in 2019) and the 2,452nd most popular American Actor.

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  • 2.4M

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  • 56.75

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 17

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.61

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.47

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, William Christopher ranks 4,959 out of 10,030Before him are Kevin J. O'Connor, James Cruze, Golshifteh Farahani, Julie Gayet, Charlie Cox, and James Frain. After him are H. B. Warner, Emile Hirsch, Marc Cherry, John Hodiak, Allison Mack, and Bibi Besch.

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Among people born in 1932, William Christopher ranks 351Before him are Jenő Dalnoki, Kenneth Appel, François Deguelt, Marguerite Pindling, Fazu Aliyeva, and Jerry Unser Jr.. After him are Rodolfo Quezada Toruño, Mark Murphy, Douglas McIlroy, Mike Hodges, Robert L. Forward, and Robert Coover. Among people deceased in 2016, William Christopher ranks 373Before him are Mrinalini Sarabhai, Angus Scrimm, Joseph Keller, Ken Howard, André Guelfi, and Fazu Aliyeva. After him are Muriel Casals i Couturier, Florence Henderson, Denton Cooley, Larry Drake, Tim LaHaye, and Joe Alaskey.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, William Christopher ranks 7,751 out of 15,968Before him are Chuck Russell (1958), William M. Evarts (1818), Robert Tarjan (1948), James Smith (1953), Chris Paul (1985), and Steven Saylor (1956). After him are H. C. Robbins Landon (1926), Emile Hirsch (1985), Marc Cherry (1962), David Rice Atchison (1807), John Hodiak (1914), and Robinson Jeffers (1887).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, William Christopher ranks 2,452Before him are Helen Slater (1963), Paul Dano (1984), Kellan Lutz (1985), Lana Clarkson (1962), Kevin J. O'Connor (1963), and James Cruze (1884). After him are Emile Hirsch (1985), Marc Cherry (1962), John Hodiak (1914), Donna Mills (1940), Laverne Cox (1984), and Wendie Malick (1950).

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