Davy Jones

1945 - 2012

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David Thomas Jones (30 December 1945 – 29 February 2012) was an English musician, singer, actor and businessman, best known as a member of the band the Monkees, and for starring in the TV series of the same name. His acting credits include a Tony-nominated performance as the Artful Dodger in the original London and Broadway productions of Oliver! as well as a guest star role in a hallmark episode of The Brady Bunch television show and later reprised parody film; Love, American Style; and My Two Dads. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Davy Jones has received more than 214,677 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 28 in 2019). Davy Jones is the 4,010th most popular actor (down from 3,488th in 2019), the 3,310th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 2,950th in 2019) and the 507th most popular British Actor.

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  • 58.83

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  • 29

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  • 1.68

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  • 4.78

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Davy Jones ranks 4,010 out of 10,030. Before him are Robert Joy, Freddie Prinze Jr., Verónica Forqué, Noah Hathaway, Vinod Khanna, and David Burke. After him are Edgar Bergen, Krysten Ritter, Mikhail Zharov, Darry Cowl, Jack Davenport, and Kane Hodder.

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Among people born in 1945, Davy Jones ranks 334Before him are Liu Yandong, Tommy Svensson, Gamal El-Ghitani, Roland Moreno, Mario Livio, and Robert T. Bakker. After him are Sadakazu Tanigaki, Katharine Houghton, Kent Karlsson, Burhan Ghalioun, Clive Russell, and Nigel Terry. Among people deceased in 2012, Davy Jones ranks 274Before him are Othmar Schneider, Fyodor Khitruk, Claude Cheysson, Rashidi Yekini, Roland Moreno, and Lennart Samuelsson. After him are Sergio Livingstone, Hans Nowak, Elza Ibrahimova, Leila Denmark, Leon Schlumpf, and Carmen Basilio.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Davy Jones ranks 3,310 out of 6,924. Before him are Long John Baldry (1941), Phil Taylor (1960), Henry Bird (1830), Siouxsie Sioux (1957), Hugh Latimer (1485), and David Burke (1934). After him are Jack Davenport (1973), Vanessa Kirby (1988), Susan George (1950), Astley Cooper (1768), Havergal Brian (1876), and Richard Attwood (1940).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Davy Jones ranks 507Before him are Lennie James (1965), Katherine Waterston (1980), Eva Le Gallienne (1899), Sydney Greenstreet (1879), Tobias Menzies (1974), and David Burke (1934). After him are Jack Davenport (1973), Vanessa Kirby (1988), Susan George (1950), Rhona Mitra (1976), Tommy Cooper (1921), and Russell Brand (1975).

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