Alan Dale

1947 - Today

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Alan Hugh Dale (born 6 May 1947) is a New Zealand-born actor. As a child, Dale enjoyed theatre and rugby. After retiring from the sport, he took on a number of occupations, before deciding to become a professional actor at age 27. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alan Dale has received more than 1,467,040 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia. Alan Dale is the 1,253rd most popular actor (up from 1,307th in 2019), the 14th most popular biography from New Zealand and the 3rd most popular New Zealander Actor.

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  • 1.5M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 66.15

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 26

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.44

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.98

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Alan Dale ranks 1,253 out of 10,030Before him are Ronald Colman, Vic Morrow, Ellen Barkin, Kabir Bedi, Machiko Kyō, and Eddie Fisher. After him are Leslie Caron, Van Heflin, Carolyn Jones, Olympia Dukakis, Sam Rockwell, and Rupert Everett.

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Among people born in 1947, Alan Dale ranks 125Before him are Princess Christina of the Netherlands, Mykola Azarov, Ted Danson, Gérard Houllier, Greg Lake, and Jaume Cabré. After him are Glenn Tipton, Zdeněk Zeman, Christian Jacq, Takeo Takahashi, Kevin Farrell, and Edu Coimbra.

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In New Zealand

Among people born in New Zealand, Alan Dale ranks 14 out of 206Before him are Denny Hulme (1936), Alan MacDiarmid (1927), Kiri Te Kanawa (1944), Chris Amon (1943), Burt Munro (1899), and Lucy Lawless (1968). After him are Martin Campbell (1943), Bruce Spence (1945), John Money (1921), Jane Campion (1954), Karl Urban (1972), and Ngaio Marsh (1895).

Among ACTORS In New Zealand

Among actors born in New Zealand, Alan Dale ranks 3Before him are Russell Crowe (1964) and Lucy Lawless (1968). After him are Bruce Spence (1945), Karl Urban (1972), Manu Bennett (1969), Marton Csokas (1966), Cliff Curtis (1968), Taika Waititi (1975), Clive Revill (1930), Temuera Morrison (1960), and Kevin Smith (1963).

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