Danny Glover

1946 - Today

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Danny Lebern Glover ( GLUV-ər; born July 22, 1946) is an American actor, producer and political activist. Over his career he has received numerous accolades including the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, the NAACP's President's Award, as well as nominations for five Emmy Awards and four Grammy Awards. Glover made his film acting debut in Escape from Alcatraz (1979). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Danny Glover has received more than 11,419,074 page views. His biography is available in 52 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 51 in 2019). Danny Glover is the 401st most popular actor (up from 417th in 2019), the 725th most popular biography from United States (up from 802nd in 2019) and the 199th most popular American Actor.

Danny Glover is most famous for his role as Detective Roger Murtaugh in the Lethal Weapon film series.

Memorability Metrics

  • 11M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 64.53

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 52

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.34

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.75

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Danny Glovers by language

Over the past year Danny Glover has had the most page views in the with 1,375,731 views, followed by Spanish (122,526), and German (122,097). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Simple English (103.94%), Malagasy (66.91%), and Latvian (56.46%)


Among actors, Danny Glover ranks 401 out of 13,578Before him are Vincent Cassel, Montgomery Clift, Bibi Andersson, Edwin Booth, Warren Beatty, and Karl Malden. After him are John Lithgow, Richard Griffiths, Zsa Zsa Gabor, Doris Day, Christopher Lambert, and Walter Matthau.

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Among people born in 1946, Danny Glover ranks 64Before him are Barry Gibb, Dragan Džajić, Dolly Parton, Naoto Kan, Sally Field, and Bolo Yeung. After him are Tansu Çiller, Berti Vogts, Ilie Năstase, John Woo, Miguel Ángel Félix Gallardo, and Rade Šerbedžija.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Danny Glover ranks 725 out of 20,380Before him are Vincent du Vigneaud (1901), Warren Beatty (1937), Karl Malden (1912), Walter Hill (1942), Buckminster Fuller (1895), and Alexander Calder (1898). After him are Mel Brooks (1926), John Lithgow (1945), Donald Rumsfeld (1932), Rosalynn Carter (1927), Vera Rubin (1928), and Kamehameha I (1758).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Danny Glover ranks 199Before him are Sally Field (1946), Lee Marvin (1924), Montgomery Clift (1920), Edwin Booth (1833), Warren Beatty (1937), and Karl Malden (1912). After him are John Lithgow (1945), Doris Day (1922), Christopher Lambert (1957), Walter Matthau (1920), Alan Arkin (1934), and Ron Perlman (1950).

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