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Clancy Brown

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Clarence John "Clancy" Brown III (born January 5, 1959) is an American actor. Prolific in film and television since the 1980s, Brown is often cast in villainous and authoritative roles. His film roles include Viking Lofgren in Bad Boys (1983), Rawhide in The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension (1984), The Kurgan in Highlander (1986), Sheriff Gus Gilbert in Pet Sematary Two (1992), Capt. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Clancy Brown has received more than 8,919,145 page views. His biography is available in 39 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 34 in 2019). Clancy Brown is the 1,610th most popular actor (up from 1,884th in 2019), the 2,761st most popular biography from United States (up from 3,258th in 2019) and the 781st most popular American Actor.

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  • 8.9M

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  • 54.69

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 39

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.34

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.37

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Clancy Brown ranks 1,610 out of 9,996Before him are Jill St. John, Ida Lupino, Valeria Golino, Anita Björk, Robert Powell, and Eileen Essell. After him are Anne Meara, Sally Kellerman, Jean Lefebvre, Evangeline Lilly, Marianne Koch, and Patrick Duffy.

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Among people born in 1959, Clancy Brown ranks 70Before him are Abdullah of Pahang, Azali Assoumani, Patricia Clarkson, Thomas Ravelli, Thomas F. Wilson, and Andrea de Cesaris. After him are Juha Kankkunen, Allison Janney, Yasmina Reza, Miki Matsubara, Vincent Lindon, and Renny Harlin.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Clancy Brown ranks 2,761 out of 18,182Before him are Mike Pompeo (1963), William Labov (1927), Henry Wilson (1812), Billy Milligan (1955), Charles Tilly (1929), and Ann Dunham (1942). After him are Anne Meara (1929), Archibald Gracie IV (1858), Wendy Carlos (1939), Andrew Taylor Still (1828), Sally Kellerman (1937), and Joseph Stilwell (1883).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Clancy Brown ranks 781Before him are Anne Schedeen (1949), Damon Wayans (1960), Treat Williams (1951), Edmond O'Brien (1915), Tracy Morgan (1968), and Jill St. John (1940). After him are Anne Meara (1929), Sally Kellerman (1937), Patrick Duffy (1949), Meghan, Duchess of Sussex (1981), James Remar (1953), and Heather Locklear (1961).

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