William Hopper

1915 - 1970

William Hopper

William DeWolf Hopper Jr. (January 26, 1915 – March 6, 1970) was an American stage, film, and television actor. The only child of actor DeWolf Hopper and actress and Hollywood columnist Hedda Hopper, he appeared in predominantly minor roles in more than 80 feature films in the 1930s and '40s. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of William Hopper has received more than 1,957,813 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 5,033rd most popular actor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 2.0M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 40.40

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 18

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.33

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.67

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, William Hopper ranks 4,998 out of 8,832Before him are Brit Marling, Bradley James, Daniel Henney, Jonathan Ke Quan, Kim Soo-hyun, and Corinne Griffith. After him are Mark Lester, Joe Alwyn, Okan Yalabık, Tiger Shroff, Audrey Munson, and Neville Brand.

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Among people born in 1915, William Hopper ranks 184Before him are Brenda Marshall, Jean Parker, Brian Shawe-Taylor, Billy Strayhorn, Helmut Niedermayr, and John Woodruff. After him are Khushwant Singh, Anita Louise, Ewan MacColl, Dan Dailey, Magda Gabor, and David "Honeyboy" Edwards. Among people deceased in 1970, William Hopper ranks 173Before him are Lev Kassil, Marjorie Rambeau, Maurice Stokes, Otis Spann, Booker Ervin, and Alice Hamilton. After him are Anita Louise, Máirtín Ó Cadhain, Edward Everett Horton, Daniel Kinsey, Chester Morris, and Preston Foster.

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