Douglas Fairbanks

1883 - 1939

Douglas Fairbanks

Douglas Elton Fairbanks (born Douglas Elton Thomas Ullman; May 23, 1883 – December 12, 1939) was an American actor, screenwriter, director, and producer. He was best known for his swashbuckling roles in silent films including The Thief of Bagdad, Robin Hood, and The Mark of Zorro, but spent the early part of his career making comedies. Fairbanks was a founding member of United Artists. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Douglas Fairbanks has received more than 1,892,672 page views. His biography is available in 50 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 457th most popular actor.

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  • 61.27

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  • 50

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  • 4.28

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.73

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Douglas Fairbanks ranks 450 out of 8,832Before him are Raquel Welch, Helmut Berger, Peter Finch, Mads Mikkelsen, Curd Jürgens, and Adam West. After him are Shah Rukh Khan, Charlie Sheen, Armin Mueller-Stahl, Harry Dean Stanton, Robert Hossein, and Tom Waits.

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Among people born in 1883, Douglas Fairbanks ranks 36Before him are Archduchess Elisabeth Marie of Austria, Nina Ricci, Wang Jingwei, A. S. Neill, Alexander Vasilyevich Alexandrov, and Peter Kürten. After him are Erich Heckel, Mohammed Nadir Shah, Döme Sztójay, Giovanni Messe, Alexander Yegorov, and Joseph Pilates. Among people deceased in 1939, Douglas Fairbanks ranks 20Before him are Anthony Fokker, Lucien Lévy-Bruhl, Philipp Scheidemann, Edward Sapir, Ferdinand von Lindemann, and Antonio Machado. After him are Alexander Yegorov, Prince Valdemar of Denmark, Otto Rank, Ernst Toller, Archduke Franz Salvator of Austria, and Ghazi of Iraq.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Douglas Fairbanks ranks 920 out of 12,171Before him are Adam Sandler (1966), David Scott (1932), Floyd Mayweather Jr. (1977), Philip Warren Anderson (1923), Leo Fender (1909), and Adam West (1928). After him are George Minot (1885), Charlie Sheen (1965), Harry Dean Stanton (1926), James Jones (1921), Lynn Margulis (1938), and Tom Waits (1949).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Douglas Fairbanks ranks 234Before him are Sally Field (1946), Gloria Swanson (1899), Elizabeth Montgomery (1933), Halle Berry (1966), Raquel Welch (1940), and Adam West (1928). After him are Charlie Sheen (1965), Harry Dean Stanton (1926), Tom Waits (1949), Lance Henriksen (1940), Louise Fletcher (1934), and Vincent Price (1911).