Eriq La Salle

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Erik Ki La Salle (born July 23, 1962), professionally known as Eriq La Salle, is an American actor, director, writer and producer. Best known for his performance in the film Coming to America (1988) and especially as Dr. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Eriq La Salle has received more than 2,112,453 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Eriq La Salle is the 4,417th most popular actor (down from 4,143rd in 2019), the 6,875th most popular biography from United States (down from 6,364th in 2019) and the 2,165th most popular American Actor.

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  • 2.1M

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  • 57.95

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 22

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.34

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.13

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Eriq La Salle ranks 4,417 out of 10,030Before him are Kim Soo-hyun, Bob Einstein, Shuhrat Abbosov, Jason Gray-Stanford, Alice Davenport, and Brandon Routh. After him are Elizabeth Gillies, Colette Marchand, Richard Mulligan, Bárbara Mori, Guy Madison, and Kati Outinen.

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Among people born in 1962, Eriq La Salle ranks 219Before him are Vivian Campbell, Pipilotti Rist, Jackie Joyner-Kersee, Bruno Pelletier, Jon Stewart, and Mizan Zainal Abidin of Terengganu. After him are Lee Arenberg, Gabriele Tarquini, Tom Kenny, Grigory Leps, Federico Franco, and Yoshiyuki Sadamoto.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Eriq La Salle ranks 6,875 out of 15,968Before him are Stephen Allen Benson (1816), Dominic Sena (1949), Sarah Silverman (1970), Brandon Routh (1979), Allen Toussaint (1938), and Shane McMahon (1970). After him are Elizabeth Gillies (1993), Richard Mulligan (1932), Skrillex (1988), Spencer Fullerton Baird (1823), Wovoka (1856), and Kevin MacLeod (1972).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Eriq La Salle ranks 2,165Before him are Evan Rachel Wood (1987), Judy Greer (1975), Holland Roden (1986), Bob Einstein (1942), Alice Davenport (1864), and Brandon Routh (1979). After him are Elizabeth Gillies (1993), Richard Mulligan (1932), Guy Madison (1922), Geoff Pierson (1949), Margaret Colin (1958), and Kathryn Grayson (1922).

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