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Dustin Hoffman

1937 - Today

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Dustin Lee Hoffman (born August 8, 1937) is an American actor and filmmaker. As one of the key actors in the formation of New Hollywood, Hoffman is known for his versatile portrayals of antiheroes and emotionally vulnerable characters. He is the recipient of numerous accolades including two Academy Awards, five Golden Globe Awards, four BAFTA Awards, and two Primetime Emmy Awards. Hoffman has received numerous honors including the Cecil B. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dustin Hoffman has received more than 12,742,803 page views. His biography is available in 88 different languages on Wikipedia (down from 89 in 2019). Dustin Hoffman is the 55th most popular actor (down from 30th in 2019), the 113th most popular biography from United States (down from 78th in 2019) and the 22nd most popular American Actor.

Dustin Hoffman is most famous for his portrayal of Benjamin Braddock in the 1967 film The Graduate.

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  • 13M

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  • 74.74

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  • 88

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  • 7.58

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  • 4.77

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Among actors, Dustin Hoffman ranks 55 out of 9,996Before him are Nicolas Cage, Jean Reno, Ian McKellen, Liam Neeson, Elizabeth Taylor, and Catherine Deneuve. After him are Katharine Hepburn, Omar Sharif, Greta Garbo, Gérard Depardieu, Brad Pitt, and Rowan Atkinson.

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Among people born in 1937, Dustin Hoffman ranks 8Before him are Anthony Hopkins, Morgan Freeman, Harald V of Norway, Valentina Tereshkova, Jack Nicholson, and Ridley Scott. After him are Jane Fonda, Abdelaziz Bouteflika, Renzo Piano, Bobby Charlton, Queen Sonja of Norway, and Boris Spassky.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Dustin Hoffman ranks 113 out of 18,182Before him are Barack Obama (1961), Nicolas Cage (1964), Gerald Ford (1913), Douglas MacArthur (1880), Bhumibol Adulyadej (1927), and Lyndon B. Johnson (1908). After him are Katharine Hepburn (1907), Jackson Pollock (1912), Frank Lloyd Wright (1867), Carl Rogers (1902), Madonna (1958), and Vince McMahon (1945).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Dustin Hoffman ranks 22Before him are Harrison Ford (1942), Chuck Norris (1940), Meryl Streep (1949), Michael Douglas (1944), Debbie Reynolds (1932), and Nicolas Cage (1964). After him are Katharine Hepburn (1907), Brad Pitt (1963), Clark Gable (1901), Sharon Tate (1943), Kirk Douglas (1916), and Vin Diesel (1967).

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