1935 - Today


Dharam Singh Deol (born 8 December 1935, known mononymously as Dharmendra), is an Indian film actor, producer, and politician. In 1997, he received the Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award for his contribution to Hindi cinema. He is one of the most successful actors in the history of Indian cinema.One of his most notable roles was in the 1975 film Sholay.He was a member of the 14th Lok Sabha of India, representing Bikaner constituency in Rajasthan from Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dharmendra has received more than 7,170,192 page views. His biography is available in 38 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,166th most popular actor.

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  • 38

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  • 2.12

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  • 5.12

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Dharmendra ranks 1,156 out of 8,832Before him are Don Cheadle, Richard Basehart, Elisabeth Shue, Jason Momoa, Frank Oz, and Beau Bridges. After him are María Casares, DeForest Kelley, Ciarán Hinds, Anne Ramsey, Jack Warden, and Esther Williams.

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Among people born in 1935, Dharmendra ranks 101Before him are Ján Popluhár, Azzedine Alaïa, Tsutomu Hata, Richard Kuklinski, Alfonso López Trujillo, and Luis del Sol. After him are Orlando Peçanha, Wang Hongwen, Sergei Yursky, Samak Sundaravej, Charles Koch, and Donald P. Bellisario.

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In India

Among people born in India, Dharmendra ranks 182 out of 848Before him are Kailash Satyarthi (1954), Abu'l-Fazl ibn Mubarak (1551), Lala Lajpat Rai (1865), Abdul Rahim Khan-I-Khana (1556), Morarji Desai (1896), and Tansen (1493). After him are Birbal (1528), Dadabhai Naoroji (1825), Rajaraja I (947), Henry McMahon (1862), Anna Hazare (1937), and Subramania Bharati (1882).