ACTOR

Dustin Hoffman

1937 - Today

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Dustin Lee Hoffman (born August 8, 1937) is an American actor and filmmaker. He is known for his versatile portrayals of antiheroes and emotionally vulnerable characters. Actor Robert De Niro described him as "an actor with the everyman's face who embodied the heartbreakingly human". Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dustin Hoffman has received more than 9,217,569 page views. His biography is available in 89 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 85 in 2019). Dustin Hoffman is the 30th most popular actor (up from 41st in 2019), the 78th most popular biography from United States (up from 96th in 2019) and the 14th 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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  • 9.2M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 82.37

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 89

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 8.01

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.47

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among ACTORS

Among actors, Dustin Hoffman ranks 30 out of 10,030. Before him are Judy Garland, Bud Spencer, Sarah Bernhardt, Yul Brynner, Danny DeVito, and Elizabeth Taylor. After him are Patrick Swayze, Romy Schneider, Terence Hill, James Dean, Debbie Reynolds, and Meryl Streep.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1937, Dustin Hoffman ranks 6Before him are Saddam Hussein, Anthony Hopkins, Morgan Freeman, Jack Nicholson, and Harald V of Norway. After him are Valentina Tereshkova, Ridley Scott, Jane Fonda, Queen Sonja of Norway, Boris Spassky, and Vanessa Redgrave.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Dustin Hoffman ranks 78 out of 15,968. Before him are Helen Keller (1880), Woody Allen (1935), Robin Williams (1951), Stephen King (1947), John Dewey (1859), and Joe Biden (1942). After him are Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis (1929), Patrick Swayze (1952), Frank Sinatra (1915), Theodore Roosevelt (1858), Johnny Cash (1932), and James Dean (1931).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Dustin Hoffman ranks 14Before him are Morgan Freeman (1937), Kirk Douglas (1916), Jack Nicholson (1937), James Stewart (1908), Judy Garland (1922), and Danny DeVito (1944). After him are Patrick Swayze (1952), James Dean (1931), Debbie Reynolds (1932), Meryl Streep (1949), Charles Bronson (1921), and Michael Douglas (1944).

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