Don Johnson

1949 - Today

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Donnie Wayne Johnson (born December 15, 1949) is an American actor, producer, director, singer, and songwriter. He played the role of James "Sonny" Crockett in the 1980s television series Miami Vice, winning a Golden Globe for his work in the role. He played the protagonist Nash Bridges in the 1990s series Nash Bridges. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Don Johnson has received more than 12,230,011 page views. His biography is available in 42 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 39 in 2019). Don Johnson is the 356th most popular actor (up from 396th in 2019), the 718th most popular biography from United States (up from 822nd in 2019) and the 191st most popular American Actor.

Don Johnson is most famous for his role as Sonny Crockett in the 1980s TV show "Miami Vice."

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  • 3.93

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Among actors, Don Johnson ranks 356 out of 10,030Before him are Emil Jannings, Annie Girardot, Joaquin Phoenix, Kim Novak, Tippi Hedren, and Carmen Amaya. After him are Kate Winslet, Vittorio Gassman, Juliette Binoche, Virna Lisi, Peter Stormare, and Sammo Hung.

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Among people born in 1949, Don Johnson ranks 31Before him are Patrick Süskind, Carlos the Jackal, Bobby Farrell, Luis Sepúlveda, Robin Gibb, and Alla Pugacheva. After him are Dominique Strauss-Kahn, Thomas Sankara, Sebastián Piñera, John Belushi, George Foreman, and Amin Maalouf.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Don Johnson ranks 718 out of 15,968Before him are Tippi Hedren (1930), Martin Lewis Perl (1927), William T. G. Morton (1819), Anne Sullivan (1866), Gloria Gaynor (1947), and W. Edwards Deming (1900). After him are Dorothea Lange (1895), Margaret Brown (1867), John Howard Northrop (1891), Ben Roy Mottelson (1926), Edward Norton Lorenz (1917), and Don Shirley (1927).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Don Johnson ranks 191Before him are John Cassavetes (1929), Gene Wilder (1933), John Goodman (1952), Ed O'Neill (1946), Kim Novak (1933), and Tippi Hedren (1930). After him are Ginger Rogers (1911), Jeff Goldblum (1952), Carole Lombard (1908), Danny Glover (1946), Anne Baxter (1923), and James Woods (1947).

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