William S. Hart

1864 - 1946

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William Surrey Hart (December 6, 1864 – June 23, 1946) was an American silent film actor, screenwriter, director and producer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of William S. Hart has received more than 381,818 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). William S. Hart is the 3,615th most popular actor (up from 3,948th in 2019), the 5,706th most popular biography from United States (up from 6,115th in 2019) and the 1,771st most popular American Actor.

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  • 21

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  • 2.79

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  • 3.25

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, William S. Hart ranks 3,615 out of 10,030Before him are Park Shin-hye, Tom Conti, Scott Caan, Carina Lau, Mari Törőcsik, and Mark Rydell. After him are Betty Compson, Lane Smith, Won Bin, Jean Vilar, Jamey Sheridan, and Sergi López.

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Among people born in 1864, William S. Hart ranks 112Before him are Jakob Emanuel Lange, Frances Cleveland, Vera Komissarzhevskaya, Juhan Liiv, John Walter Gregory, and Einar Benediktsson. After him are Princess Marie Anne of Saxe-Altenburg, José Pardo y Barreda, Herman Heijermans, Aleksey Shakhmatov, Jozef Murgaš, and Stéphane Javelle. Among people deceased in 1946, William S. Hart ranks 150Before him are Harry Hopkins, Gualberto Villarroel, Antti Hackzell, Alfred Stock, Henry Lehrman, and Wen Yiduo. After him are Joseph Stella, Nikolay Burdenko, Jacob Ellehammer, Carl Gustav Witt, Juan Antonio Ríos, and Federigo Enriques.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, William S. Hart ranks 5,706 out of 15,968Before him are Scott Caan (1976), Vernon A. Walters (1917), Muhtar Kent (1952), Mark Rydell (1929), Lil Pump (2000), and David A. Huffman (1925). After him are Betty Compson (1897), T. C. Boyle (1948), William Eggleston (1939), Jay Gould (1836), Shawn Crahan (1969), and Lane Smith (1936).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, William S. Hart ranks 1,771Before him are Paul Dooley (1928), Grace Moore (1898), Arthur Freed (1894), Victor Buono (1938), Scott Caan (1976), and Mark Rydell (1929). After him are Betty Compson (1897), Lane Smith (1936), Jamey Sheridan (1951), Mildred Davis (1901), Adriana Caselotti (1916), and Will Yun Lee (1971).

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