Dennis Quaid

1954 - Today

Dennis Quaid

Dennis William Quaid (born April 9, 1954) is an American actor known for a wide variety of dramatic and comedic roles. First gaining widespread attention in the 1980s, some of his notable credits include Breaking Away (1979), The Right Stuff (1983), The Big Easy (1986), Innerspace (1987), Great Balls of Fire! (1989), Dragonheart (1996), The Parent Trap (1998), Frequency (2000), Traffic (2000), The Rookie (2002), The Day After Tomorrow (2004), Vantage Point (2008), Footloose (2011), Soul Surfer (2011), and The Intruder (2019). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dennis Quaid has received more than 10,843,883 page views. His biography is available in 50 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 747th most popular actor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 11M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 57.70

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 50

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.37

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.11

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Dennis Quaid ranks 742 out of 8,832Before him are Bruno Cremer, Denholm Elliott, Ken Kercheval, John Turturro, James Mason, and Ryan Gosling. After him are Kenneth Branagh, Vera Miles, Linda Gray, Billy Drago, Adrien Brody, and Orlando Bloom.

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Among people born in 1954, Dennis Quaid ranks 43Before him are François Fillon, Sezen Aksu, Vojislav Šešelj, Ray Liotta, Lee Child, and Hrant Dink. After him are Gianna Nannini, Steven Pinker, Prayut Chan-o-cha, Rene Russo, Ilan Ramon, and Robert Kocharyan.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Dennis Quaid ranks 1,467 out of 12,171Before him are Eugene Merle Shoemaker (1928), Caroline Kennedy (1957), John Turturro (1957), Richard Serra (1939), Alfred Thayer Mahan (1840), and Wilbur Scoville (1865). After him are Ron Paul (1935), Bo Diddley (1928), Tex Avery (1908), Lee de Forest (1873), Anthony Bourdain (1956), and Gus Van Sant (1952).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Dennis Quaid ranks 362Before him are William Fichtner (1956), Shia LaBeouf (1986), Seymour Cassel (1935), Agnes Moorehead (1900), Hal Holbrook (1925), and John Turturro (1957). After him are Vera Miles (1929), Linda Gray (1940), Billy Drago (1945), Adrien Brody (1973), Carroll Baker (1931), and Mildred Harris (1901).