David Hasselhoff

1952 - Today

David Hasselhoff

David Michael Hasselhoff (born July 17, 1952), nicknamed "The Hoff", is an American actor, singer, producer, television personality, and businessman. He has set a Guinness World Record as the most watched man on TV. Hasselhoff first gained recognition on The Young and The Restless (1975–1982), playing the role of Dr. Snapper Foster. His career continued with his leading role as Michael Knight on Knight Rider (1982–1986) and as L.A. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of David Hasselhoff has received more than 6,959,149 page views. His biography is available in 48 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 393rd most popular actor.

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  • 7.0M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 62.28

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 48

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.48

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.40

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, David Hasselhoff ranks 390 out of 8,832Before him are Mickey Rooney, Juliette Gréco, Jean Harlow, Luke Perry, Burgess Meredith, and Kate Winslet. After him are Lola Montez, Oona O'Neill, Diana Rigg, Robert Wagner, Kris Jenner, and Javier Bardem.

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Among people born in 1952, David Hasselhoff ranks 26Before him are Arkan, Douglas Adams, Anneliese Michel, Sammo Hung, Jimmy Connors, and Jean-Paul Gaultier. After him are Zoran Đinđić, Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani, Salome Zourabichvili, Jeff Goldblum, Hun Sen, and Oleg Blokhin.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, David Hasselhoff ranks 794 out of 12,171Before him are Boris Johnson (1964), Ray Tomlinson (1941), Burgess Meredith (1907), Paul Greengard (1925), Kenneth Arrow (1921), and Priscilla Presley (1945). After him are Ronald Wayne (1934), Ben E. King (1938), Ice-T (1958), Anne Sullivan (1866), Stanford Moore (1913), and Pete Seeger (1919).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, David Hasselhoff ranks 203Before him are Renée Zellweger (1969), Richard Dean Anderson (1950), Mickey Rooney (1920), Jean Harlow (1911), Luke Perry (1966), and Burgess Meredith (1907). After him are Robert Wagner (1930), Kris Jenner (1955), Don Johnson (1949), Tom Selleck (1945), James Cromwell (1940), and Steve Reeves (1926).