Famke Janssen

1964 - Today

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Famke Beumer Janssen (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈfɑmkə ˈbøːmər ˈjɑnsə(n)]; born 5 November 1964) is a Dutch actress. She played Xenia Onatopp in GoldenEye (1995), Jean Grey / Phoenix in the X-Men film series (2000–2014), and Lenore Mills in the Taken film trilogy (2008–2014). In 2008, she was appointed a Goodwill Ambassador for Integrity by the United Nations. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Famke Janssen has received more than 13,426,048 page views. Her biography is available in 63 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 61 in 2019). Famke Janssen is the 731st most popular actor (down from 563rd in 2019), the 170th most popular biography from Netherlands (down from 118th in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Dutch Actor.

Famke Janssen is most famous for playing the role of Dr. Jean Grey in the X-Men film series.

Memorability Metrics

  • 13M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 60.81

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 63

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.20

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.83

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Famke Janssens by language

Over the past year Famke Janssen has had the most page views in the with 1,747,209 views, followed by German (214,388), and Spanish (203,945). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Latvian (647.57%), Albanian (79.35%), and Ukrainian (72.91%)


Among actors, Famke Janssen ranks 731 out of 13,578Before her are Michael York, James Spader, Death of Marilyn Monroe, Mark Ruffalo, Ray Milland, and J. K. Simmons. After her are Max Linder, Linda Christian, Lionel Logue, Eric Roberts, Daniela Bianchi, and Adam West.

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Among people born in 1964, Famke Janssen ranks 37Before her are Guillermo del Toro, Tom Morello, Ernesto Valverde, Lenny Kravitz, Courtney Love, and Gitanas Nausėda. After her are Andy Serkis, Mehriban Aliyeva, Dražen Petrović, Oleksandr Turchynov, Lady Sarah Chatto, and Giuseppe Conte.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Famke Janssen ranks 170 out of 1,646Before her are John II, Count of Holland (1247), Cees Nooteboom (1933), Ruud van Nistelrooy (1976), Nikolaus Joseph von Jacquin (1727), Willy van de Kerkhof (1951), and Arjen Robben (1984). After her are Mariska Veres (1947), Coenraad Jacob Temminck (1778), Karel Appel (1921), Pieter Lastman (1583), Peter Bosz (1963), and Cornelis Johannes van Houten (1920).

Among ACTORS In Netherlands

Among actors born in Netherlands, Famke Janssen ranks 3Before her are Rutger Hauer (1944), and Sylvia Kristel (1952). After her are Jeroen Krabbé (1944), Johannes Heesters (1903), Carel Struycken (1948), Fons Rademakers (1920), Nina Foch (1924), Herman van Veen (1945), Derek de Lint (1950), Carice van Houten (1976), and Maruschka Detmers (1962).

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