Gary Sinise

1955 - Today

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Gary Alan Sinise ( sih-NEESS; born March 17, 1955) is an American actor of stage and screen, as well as a director, producer, musician, and humanitarian. Among other awards, he has won a Primetime Emmy Award, a Golden Globe Award, a Tony Award, and four Screen Actors Guild Awards. He has also received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, and he has been nominated for an Academy Award. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Gary Sinise has received more than 9,670,368 page views. His biography is available in 65 different languages on Wikipedia. Gary Sinise is the 576th most popular actor (down from 561st in 2019), the 1,053rd most popular biography from United States (down from 1,044th in 2019) and the 280th most popular American Actor.

Gary Sinise is most famous for his portrayal of Lieutenant Dan Taylor in the movie Forrest Gump.

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  • 9.7M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 62.33

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 65

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.85

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.05

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among actors, Gary Sinise ranks 576 out of 13,578Before him are Danielle Darrieux, Buck Henry, Lance Henriksen, La Belle Otero, Oliver Reed, and Cantinflas. After him are Ed O'Neill, Groucho Marx, Maurice Ronet, Milena Dravić, Emma, Lady Hamilton, and Luise Rainer.

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Among people born in 1955, Gary Sinise ranks 46Before him are Lazarus Chakwera, Billy Bob Thornton, Shoko Asahara, Martin Schulz, Roland Emmerich, and Brendan Gleeson. After him are Pietro Parolin, Haitham bin Tariq, Denis Mukwege, François Cluzet, Björn Andrésen, and Philippe Troussier.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Gary Sinise ranks 1,053 out of 20,380Before him are Howard H. Aiken (1900), Muddy Waters (1913), Margaret Brown (1867), Chester Bennington (1976), Thomas Pynchon (1937), and Edward Norton Lorenz (1917). After him are Ed O'Neill (1946), Jack Kirby (1917), Groucho Marx (1890), Frank B. Kellogg (1856), Joyce Carol Oates (1938), and Alicia Keys (1981).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Gary Sinise ranks 280Before him are David Hasselhoff (1952), R. Lee Ermey (1944), Lillian Gish (1893), Laurence Fishburne (1961), Buck Henry (1930), and Lance Henriksen (1940). After him are Ed O'Neill (1946), Groucho Marx (1890), Michelle Phillips (1944), Steve Carell (1962), Brian Dennehy (1938), and David Caruso (1956).

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