Fernando Poe Jr.

1939 - 2004

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Ronald Allan Kelley Poe (August 20, 1939 – December 14, 2004), known professionally as Fernando Poe Jr., and often referred to by his initials FPJ, was a Filipino actor, film director, producer, screenwriter, and politician. His long and successful career as an action star earned him the nickname "Da King" (i.e. the "King of Philippine movies"). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Fernando Poe Jr. has received more than 936,027 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia. Fernando Poe Jr. is the 6,793rd most popular actor, the 57th most popular biography from Philippines and the 3rd most popular Filipino Actor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 940k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 53.03

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 18

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.37

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.75

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Fernando Poe Jr. ranks 6,793 out of 10,030Before him are Satomi Ishihara, Ana María Orozco, François Damiens, Terry Farrell, Kira Kosarin, and Brit Marling. After him are Shahid Kapoor, Carly Chaikin, Joe Chen, Katrin Heß, Yvette Nicole Brown, and Vittoria Puccini.

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Among people born in 1939, Fernando Poe Jr. ranks 460Before him are Bill Toomey, David Souter, R. C. Sproul, John M. Fabian, Anne Heggtveit, and Ted Kaufman. After him are Hadi Khosroshahi, Jim Baxter, William B. Lenoir, Basil van Rooyen, Ayi Kwei Armah, and David Hobbs. Among people deceased in 2004, Fernando Poe Jr. ranks 255Before him are Mulk Raj Anand, Emlyn Hughes, Julius Sang, Yash Johar, Bernice Rubens, and Vilayat Khan. After him are Big Boss Man, Henry Cockburn, Paul Klebnikov, Richard Biggs, Rodger Ward, and Yang Xinhai.

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In Philippines

Among people born in Philippines, Fernando Poe Jr. ranks 57 out of 96Before him are Orlando Quevedo (1939), Jose Tomas Sanchez (1920), Freddie Aguilar (1953), Francisco Guilledo (1901), Carlos P. Romulo (1899), and Jejomar Binay (1942). After him are Lea Salonga (1971), Miguel White (1909), Mariano Trías (1868), Juan Ponce Enrile (1924), Rufino Santos (1908), and Julio Rosales (1906).

Among ACTORS In Philippines

Among actors born in Philippines, Fernando Poe Jr. ranks 3Before him are Lou Diamond Phillips (1962) and Reggie Lee (1975). After him are Lea Salonga (1971), Nora Aunor (1953), Regine Velasquez (1970), Daniel Padilla (1995), Kathryn Bernardo (1996), Sarah Geronimo (1988), Nadine Lustre (1993), Kim Chiu (1990), and Angel Locsin (1985).

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