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David Selby

1941 - Today

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David Lynn Selby (born February 5, 1941) is an American film, television, and stage actor. He is best known for playing Quentin Collins on the daytime soap Dark Shadows (1968–71) and Richard Channing on the prime-time soap Falcon Crest (1982–90). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of David Selby has received more than 936,990 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. David Selby is the 4,551st most popular actor (up from 4,553rd in 2019), the 6,787th most popular biography from United States (up from 7,071st in 2019) and the 2,118th most popular American Actor.

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  • 940k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 46.28

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 17

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.54

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.93

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, David Selby ranks 4,551 out of 9,996Before him are Natalia Bessmertnova, Kotono Mitsuishi, Tor Johnson, Cris Morena, Darío Grandinetti, and Carole Laure. After him are Nicette Bruno, Kane Hodder, Galina Volchek, May Robson, Khandi Alexander, and Catherine McCormack.

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Among people born in 1941, David Selby ranks 384Before him are Dinko Dermendzhiev, Zalman King, Mario Trevi, Vadim Glowna, Wasim Sajjad, and Natalia Bessmertnova. After him are Gianfranco Terenzi, Stokely Carmichael, Alberto Mario González, Torgeir Brandtzæg, Christopher Jones, and Michael Lerner.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, David Selby ranks 6,787 out of 18,182Before him are Charles Reisner (1887), Buddy DeFranco (1923), Randall Wallace (1949), David Peoples (1940), Wayne Newton (1942), and Johnny Mathis (1935). After him are Kane Hodder (1955), Dan Hartman (1950), Khandi Alexander (1957), Jacqueline Logan (1904), George Herbig (1920), and Frank Silva (1950).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, David Selby ranks 2,118Before him are Alan Tudyk (1971), Michael Brandon (1945), Elizabeth Berkley (1972), Billy Barty (1924), Chuck McCann (1934), and Jessica Capshaw (1976). After him are Kane Hodder (1955), Khandi Alexander (1957), Jacqueline Logan (1904), Frank Silva (1950), Dominique Dunne (1959), and Lea Michele (1986).

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