David Soul

1943 - Today

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David Soul (born David Richard Solberg, August 28, 1943) is a British-American actor and singer. He is known for his role as Detective Kenneth "Hutch" Hutchinson in the television series Starsky & Hutch from 1975 to 1979; Joshua Bolt on Here Come the Brides from 1968 to 1970; and Officer John Davis in Magnum Force in 1973. He also had a successful career as a singer, scoring major hits in 1977 with "Don't Give Up on Us" (US & UK No. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of David Soul has received more than 3,247,106 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). David Soul is the 1,524th most popular actor (up from 1,592nd in 2019), the 2,699th most popular biography from United States (up from 2,874th in 2019) and the 751st most popular American Actor.

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  • 3.2M

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  • 65.05

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 22

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  • 2.97

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.22

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, David Soul ranks 1,524 out of 10,030Before him are Jean-Pierre Aumont, Néstor Almendros, Edward Herrmann, Linda Kozlowski, Terry Crews, and Matthew Modine. After him are Julia Ormond, Viveca Lindfors, Tom Savini, Margot Kidder, Betty Grable, and Nancy Allen.

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Among people born in 1943, David Soul ranks 170Before him are Poul Nyrup Rasmussen, Lucio Battisti, Eduardo Mendoza Garriga, David Morrell, Wallace Shawn, and Edward Herrmann. After him are Ian Kershaw, Luis Eduardo Aute, Rolf Stommelen, Ramón Sampedro, Raphael, and Ove Kindvall.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, David Soul ranks 2,699 out of 15,968Before him are Dinah Washington (1924), Edward Herrmann (1943), Linda Kozlowski (1958), Terry Crews (1968), James E. Webb (1906), and Matthew Modine (1959). After him are Benjamin West (1738), Elbridge Gerry (1744), Nikki Sixx (1958), William C. Durant (1861), Michael Kamen (1948), and Tom Savini (1946).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, David Soul ranks 751Before him are Marcia Gay Harden (1959), Xander Berkeley (1955), Edward Herrmann (1943), Linda Kozlowski (1958), Terry Crews (1968), and Matthew Modine (1959). After him are Tom Savini (1946), Betty Grable (1916), Nancy Allen (1950), Everett McGill (1945), Frank Vincent (1939), and Mercedes McCambridge (1916).

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