Don S. Davis

1942 - 2008

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Don Sinclair Davis (August 4, 1942 – June 29, 2008) was an American character actor best known for playing General Hammond in the television series Stargate SG-1 (1997–2007), and earlier for playing Major Garland Briggs on the television series Twin Peaks (1990–1991). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Don S. Davis has received more than 1,013,294 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia. Don S. Davis is the 1,545th most popular actor (down from 1,446th in 2019), the 2,733rd most popular biography from United States (down from 2,625th in 2019) and the 764th most popular American Actor.

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  • 64.96

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  • 29

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.88

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  • 3.51

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Don S. Davis ranks 1,545 out of 10,030Before him are Melissa Leo, Mary Astor, Lamberto Maggiorani, Mikael Persbrandt, Estelle Getty, and John Gilbert. After him are Jaya Bachchan, Tina Aumont, Samantha Fox, Treat Williams, Brigitte Fossey, and Lois Chiles.

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Among people born in 1942, Don S. Davis ranks 179Before him are Zhou Yongkang, Michel Kafando, Curtis Mayfield, Péter Medgyessy, Sixto Rodriguez, and Milton Nascimento. After him are Iolu Abil, Rose Francine Rogombé, David Stern, Chris Sarandon, Nguyễn Minh Triết, and Valeriy Brumel. Among people deceased in 2008, Don S. Davis ranks 94Before him are Jean Delannoy, Gerard Damiano, Manuel Marulanda, Sufi Abu Taleb, Leyla Gencer, and Estelle Getty. After him are Claude Piron, Paul Scofield, Lazare Ponticelli, Ove Andersson, Robert Mulligan, and Khertek Anchimaa-Toka.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Don S. Davis ranks 2,733 out of 15,968Before him are John C. Calhoun (1782), Ben Bernanke (1953), Estelle Getty (1923), John Gilbert (1895), Glenn Frey (1948), and Triple H (1969). After him are Jessye Norman (1945), Jim Thorpe (1887), Donald Davidson (1917), Tina Aumont (1946), Tommy Bolin (1951), and Robert J. Van de Graaff (1901).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Don S. Davis ranks 764Before him are June Allyson (1917), Jackie Cooper (1922), Melissa Leo (1960), Mary Astor (1906), Estelle Getty (1923), and John Gilbert (1895). After him are Tina Aumont (1946), Treat Williams (1951), Lois Chiles (1947), Rob Schneider (1963), Thomas F. Wilson (1959), and Jason Momoa (1979).

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