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William Keighley

1889 - 1984

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William Jackson Keighley (August 4, 1889 – June 24, 1984) was an American stage actor and Hollywood film director. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of William Keighley has received more than 88,590 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. William Keighley is the 6,540th most popular actor (down from 4,575th in 2019), the 9,728th most popular biography from United States (down from 7,110th in 2019) and the 3,142nd most popular American Actor.

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  • 89k

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  • 41.75

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  • 15

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.07

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.71

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, William Keighley ranks 6,540 out of 9,996Before him are Leatrice Joy, Jane Krakowski, Zoltán Várkonyi, Lynn Fontanne, Margarita Levieva, and Fyvush Finkel. After him are Marie Osborne Yeats, Jason Acuña, Kristen Johnston, Sam Robards, Mélanie Thierry, and Lee Kwang-soo.

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Among people born in 1889, William Keighley ranks 246Before him are Otto Scheff, José María Belauste, Carl Folcker, Herbert Hübner, Vasily Struve, and Hugo Wieslander. After him are Jamnalal Bajaj, Marjorie Rambeau, Robert Benchley, Ray Collins, Frederico Paredes, and Walter Catlett. Among people deceased in 1984, William Keighley ranks 226Before him are Balasaraswati, Otto Arosemena, Rudolf Stahl, Margaret Livingston, Bill Holland, and Bjarne Johnsen. After him are John Betjeman, Edith Massey, Shelly Manne, Andrea Leeds, Frank Church, and H. Bruce Humberstone.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, William Keighley ranks 9,728 out of 18,182Before him are Leatrice Joy (1893), Don Davis (1957), Jane Krakowski (1968), John Henninger Reagan (1818), Margaret Oakley Dayhoff (1925), and Fyvush Finkel (1922). After him are Benji Madden (1979), John Brown Gordon (1832), Roy Harris (1898), Marie Osborne Yeats (1911), Steve Smith (1954), and Janine Lindemulder (1968).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, William Keighley ranks 3,142Before him are Anna Deavere Smith (1950), Norman Fell (1924), Ralph Lewis (1872), Leatrice Joy (1893), Jane Krakowski (1968), and Fyvush Finkel (1922). After him are Marie Osborne Yeats (1911), Kristen Johnston (1967), Sam Robards (1961), April Bowlby (1980), Barbara Loden (1932), and Roxann Dawson (1958).

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