Dev Anand

1923 - 2011

Dev Anand

Dharamdev Pishorimal Anand (26 September 1923 – 3 December 2011), better known as Dev Anand, was an Indian film actor, writer, director and producer known for his work in Hindi cinema, through a career that spanned over six decades. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dev Anand has received more than 3,387,153 page views. His biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 2,853rd most popular actor.

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  • 47.09

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  • 32

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.62

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.05

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Dev Anand ranks 2,814 out of 8,832Before him are Denver Pyle, Stella Stevens, Clive Revill, Michael Peña, Patsy Kensit, and Kim Coates. After him are Sienna Guillory, Paz Vega, Cameron Boyce, Lucho Gatica, Dominique Blanc, and Michael B. Jordan.

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Among people born in 1923, Dev Anand ranks 215Before him are Murray Hamilton, Rudolf Augstein, Brendan Behan, Xie Jin, Sara Lidman, and Rhonda Fleming. After him are Alfredo Nobre da Costa, Robert Maxwell, James Arness, Henryk Gulbinowicz, Inger Jacobsen, and Ann Miller. Among people deceased in 2011, Dev Anand ranks 208Before him are Nat Lofthouse, Nate Dogg, Coen Moulijn, Patrick Leigh Fermor, Bhimsen Joshi, and Robert Ettinger. After him are Valery Rozhdestvensky, Mikhail Simonov, Clemar Bucci, Jean Bartik, Luiz Bueno, and Nicol Williamson.

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In Pakistan

Among people born in Pakistan, Dev Anand ranks 57 out of 125Before him are L. K. Advani (1927), Arif Alvi (1949), Malala Yousafzai (1997), Tariq Ali (1943), Prithviraj Kapoor (1906), and Fatima Jinnah (1893). After him are Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan (1948), Faiz Ahmad Faiz (1911), Ibn Warraq (1946), Muhammad Rafiq Tarar (1929), Farooq Leghari (1940), and Gulzar (1934).

Among ACTORS In Pakistan

Among actors born in Pakistan, Dev Anand ranks 6Before him are Raj Kapoor (1924), Kabir Bedi (1946), Dilip Kumar (1922), Sunil Dutt (1929), and Prithviraj Kapoor (1906). After him are Amjad Khan (1940), Vinod Khanna (1946), Margaret Lockwood (1916), Manoj Kumar (1937), Balraj Sahni (1913), and Iqbal Theba (1963).