ACTOR

Denzel Washington

1954 - Today

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Denzel Hayes Washington Jr. (born December 28, 1954) is an American actor, director, and producer. He has been described as an actor who reconfigured "the concept of classic movie stardom", associating with characters defined by their grace, dignity, humanity, and inner strength. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Denzel Washington has received more than 19,470,079 page views. His biography is available in 93 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 92 in 2019). Denzel Washington is the 100th most popular actor, the 200th most popular biography from United States and the 51st most popular American Actor.

Denzel Washington is an American actor and director. He is best known for his roles in the films "The Great Debaters", "Malcolm X", "The Hurricane", "Training Day", "Glory", "Philadelphia", "Remember the Titans", "He Got Game", "American Gangster", "The Book of Eli", "Safe House", "Unstoppable" and "Flight".

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  • 19M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 78.32

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 93

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.37

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.94

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among ACTORS

Among actors, Denzel Washington ranks 100 out of 10,030. Before him are Donald Sutherland, Johnny Depp, Rowan Atkinson, Hedy Lamarr, Tom Cruise, and Orson Welles. After him are Samuel L. Jackson, Cary Grant, Richard Gere, Gary Cooper, Jean Marais, and Christopher Lloyd.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1954, Denzel Washington ranks 6Before him are Angela Merkel, Jackie Chan, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Alexander Lukashenko, and John Travolta. After him are Hugo Chávez, François Hollande, James Cameron, Sócrates, Emir Kusturica, and Shinzō Abe.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Denzel Washington ranks 200 out of 15,968. Before him are Charles Sanders Peirce (1839), Quentin Tarantino (1963), Frederick Winslow Taylor (1856), Tom Cruise (1962), George Lucas (1944), and Orson Welles (1915). After him are Samuel L. Jackson (1948), Emily Dickinson (1830), B. F. Skinner (1904), Thomas Hunt Morgan (1866), John Adams (1735), and Louis Sullivan (1856).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Denzel Washington ranks 51Before him are Charlton Heston (1923), Gloria Stuart (1910), Humphrey Bogart (1899), Johnny Depp (1963), Tom Cruise (1962), and Orson Welles (1915). After him are Samuel L. Jackson (1948), Richard Gere (1949), Gary Cooper (1901), Christopher Lloyd (1938), Mel Gibson (1956), and Tony Curtis (1925).

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