Dean Cain

1966 - Today

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Dean George Cain (né Tanaka; born July 31, 1966) is an American actor and police officer. From 1993 to 1997, he played Clark Kent / Superman in the TV series Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dean Cain has received more than 8,921,255 page views. His biography is available in 38 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 36 in 2019). Dean Cain is the 1,050th most popular actor (up from 1,447th in 2019), the 1,826th most popular biography from United States (up from 2,505th in 2019) and the 497th most popular American Actor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 8.9M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 58.55

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 38

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 10.73

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.14

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among actors, Dean Cain ranks 1,050 out of 13,578Before him are Shannon Tweed, Katina Paxinou, Alain Cuny, Olivia Hussey, Wallace Shawn, and Jonathan Hyde. After him are Gottfried John, Mary Steenburgen, Yvonne De Carlo, Marcia Cross, Kiefer Sutherland, and Keira Knightley.

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Among people born in 1966, Dean Cain ranks 31Before him are Cláudio Taffarel, Erdoğan Atalay, Sinéad O'Connor, Janet Jackson, Billy Zane, and Zack Snyder. After him are Kiefer Sutherland, Gianfranco Zola, Emmanuelle Seigner, Yoshihiro Togashi, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, and Abu Musab al-Zarqawi.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Dean Cain ranks 1,826 out of 20,380Before him are Susan Atkins (1948), Eric Carr (1950), Wallace Shawn (1943), Ub Iwerks (1901), Cecil B. DeMille (1881), and Tex Avery (1908). After him are Cab Calloway (1907), Dorothea Klumpke (1861), Sam Raimi (1959), Axl Rose (1962), Jack Swigert (1931), and Count Basie (1904).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Dean Cain ranks 497Before him are Billy Zane (1966), Al Lettieri (1928), Paul L. Smith (1936), Bob Fosse (1927), Marcheline Bertrand (1950), and Wallace Shawn (1943). After him are Mary Steenburgen (1953), Marcia Cross (1962), Richard Schiff (1955), Joan Allen (1956), Loretta Young (1913), and Yaphet Kotto (1939).

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