Danny Aiello

1933 - 2019

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Daniel Louis Aiello Jr. () (June 20, 1933 – December 12, 2019) was an American actor. He appeared in numerous motion pictures, including The Godfather Part II (1974), The Front (1976), Once Upon a Time in America (1984), Hide in Plain Sight (1984), The Purple Rose of Cairo (1985), Moonstruck (1987), Harlem Nights (1989), Do the Right Thing (1989), Jacob's Ladder (1990), Hudson Hawk (1991), Ruby (1992), Léon: The Professional (1994), 2 Days in the Valley (1996), Dinner Rush (2000), and Lucky Number Slevin (2006). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Danny Aiello has received more than 3,920,931 page views. His biography is available in 40 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 39 in 2019). Danny Aiello is the 706th most popular actor (up from 788th in 2019), the 1,296th most popular biography from United States (up from 1,449th in 2019) and the 345th most popular American Actor.

Danny Aiello is most famous for his role as Sal in the movie "Do the Right Thing."

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  • 3.9M

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  • 60.96

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  • 40

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.46

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.97

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among actors, Danny Aiello ranks 706 out of 13,578Before him are Susan Hayward, Derek Jacobi, Joe Mantegna, Gillian Anderson, John Saxon, and Guy Williams. After him are Pedro Armendáriz, Lois Maxwell, Robert Taylor, Setsuko Hara, Pete Postlethwaite, and Alyson Hannigan.

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Among people born in 1933, Danny Aiello ranks 74Before him are Willie Nelson, Ali Shariati, Than Shwe, Robert Curl, Sandra Milo, and Cees Nooteboom. After him are Fouad Mebazaa, Jean-Claude Brialy, Larry King, Yuri Oganessian, Jehan Sadat, and Teresa Berganza. Among people deceased in 2019, Danny Aiello ranks 57Before him are Fernando de la Rúa, Ferdinand Piëch, Sydney Brenner, Moshe Arens, César Pelli, and Demetris Christofias. After him are Isabel Sarli, Sigmund Jähn, Max Wright, Michel Serres, Henri, Count of Paris, and Sibghatullah Mojaddedi.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Danny Aiello ranks 1,296 out of 20,380Before him are Gillian Anderson (1968), John Saxon (1935), Henry Hathaway (1898), Ray Ewry (1873), Anastacia (1968), and Guy Williams (1924). After him are Dale T. Mortensen (1939), John Fenn (1917), Robert Taylor (1911), Alyson Hannigan (1974), George Dantzig (1914), and Steven Chu (1948).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Danny Aiello ranks 345Before him are Jack Elam (1920), Susan Hayward (1917), Joe Mantegna (1947), Gillian Anderson (1968), John Saxon (1935), and Guy Williams (1924). After him are Robert Taylor (1911), Alyson Hannigan (1974), Owen Wilson (1968), Angela Bassett (1958), Kathleen Turner (1954), and Gene Tierney (1920).

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