Chuck Norris

1940 - Today

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Carlos Ray "Chuck" Norris (born March 10, 1940) is an American martial artist and actor. He is a black belt in Tang Soo Do, Brazilian jiu jitsu and judo. After serving in the United States Air Force, Norris won many martial arts championships and later founded his own discipline, Chun Kuk Do. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Chuck Norris has received more than 22,986,606 page views. His biography is available in 84 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 83 in 2019). Chuck Norris is the 51st most popular actor (down from 40th in 2019), the 122nd most popular biography from United States (down from 98th in 2019) and the 20th most popular American Actor.

Chuck Norris is most famous for being a martial artist and actor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 23M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 74.72

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 84

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.76

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.04

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among actors, Chuck Norris ranks 51 out of 13,578Before him are Claudia Cardinale, Debbie Reynolds, Alan Rickman, Jack Nicholson, James Dean, and Asta Nielsen. After him are Katharine Hepburn, Dustin Hoffman, Elizabeth Taylor, Meryl Streep, Michael Douglas, and Bruce Willis.

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Among people born in 1940, Chuck Norris ranks 7Before him are Pelé, Bruce Lee, Margrethe II of Denmark, Al Pacino, John Lennon, and Zodiac Killer. After him are Annie Ernaux, Michael Gambon, Constantine II of Greece, Ringo Starr, Nursultan Nazarbayev, and J. M. G. Le Clézio.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Chuck Norris ranks 122 out of 20,380Before him are Isadora Duncan (1877), Tupac Shakur (1971), Noam Chomsky (1928), James Dean (1931), Ted Bundy (1946), and Barack Obama (1961). After him are Katharine Hepburn (1907), Dustin Hoffman (1937), Dr. Seuss (1904), Meryl Streep (1949), Douglas MacArthur (1880), and Richard Feynman (1918).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Chuck Norris ranks 20Before him are Harrison Ford (1942), Nicolas Cage (1964), Vin Diesel (1967), Debbie Reynolds (1932), Jack Nicholson (1937), and James Dean (1931). After him are Katharine Hepburn (1907), Dustin Hoffman (1937), Meryl Streep (1949), Michael Douglas (1944), Will Smith (1968), and Charles Bronson (1921).

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