ACTOR

David Tennant

1971 - Today

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David John Tennant (né McDonald; born 18 April 1971) is a Scottish actor. He is best known for his roles as the tenth incarnation of The Doctor in the BBC sci-fi series Doctor Who (2005–2010), Giacomo Casanova in the BBC comedy-drama serial Casanova (2005), the title prince in the Royal Shakespeare Company's 2009 adaptation of Hamlet (2009), Barty Crouch, Jr. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of David Tennant has received more than 14,278,600 page views. His biography is available in 48 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 46 in 2019). David Tennant is the 2,428th most popular actor (down from 1,813th in 2019), the 2,302nd most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 1,928th in 2019) and the 319th most popular British Actor.

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  • 14M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 62.32

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 48

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.50

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.85

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among ACTORS

Among actors, David Tennant ranks 2,428 out of 10,030Before him are Bruce Davison, Shirley Jones, Norman Wisdom, Marie Dressler, Natalia Makarova, and Larry Semon. After him are Rose McGowan, Catherine Hicks, Jesse Eisenberg, Martin Ferrero, Pauline Moran, and Patricia Routledge.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1971, David Tennant ranks 76Before him are Edmundo, Damian Lewis, Chris Hardwick, Paul van Dyk, Howard Webb, and Goran Ivanišević. After him are Pedro de la Rosa, Chris Vance, Jessalyn Gilsig, Guillaume Depardieu, Jon Hamm, and Valdis Dombrovskis.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, David Tennant ranks 2,302 out of 6,924Before him are Lesley-Anne Down (1954), Evelyn Beatrice Hall (1868), Peter James (1948), Ernst Wilhelm Bohle (1903), Richard de Bury (1287), and Norman Wisdom (1915). After him are Galyani Vadhana (1923), Tony Brooks (1932), Robert Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Earl of Lytton (1831), Pauline Moran (1947), Robert Watson-Watt (1892), and Margaret Bondfield (1873).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, David Tennant ranks 319Before him are Patrick Troughton (1920), Belinda Lee (1935), David Tomlinson (1917), Billy Boyd (1968), Lesley-Anne Down (1954), and Norman Wisdom (1915). After him are Pauline Moran (1947), Patricia Routledge (1929), Ray Stevenson (1964), Chris Vance (1971), Jodie Whittaker (1982), and Ray Cooney (1932).

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