Heather Locklear

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Heather Deen Locklear (born September 25, 1961) is an American actress famous for her role as Amanda Woodward on Melrose Place (1993–99), for which she received four consecutive Golden Globe nominations for Best Actress – Television Series Drama. She is also known for her role as Sammy Jo Carrington on Dynasty from 1981 to 1989, her first major television role, which began a longtime collaboration with producer Aaron Spelling. Other notable television roles include Officer Stacy Sheridan on T. J. Hooker (1982–86) and Caitlin Moore on Spin City (1999–2002), for which she earned two more Golden Globe nominations, this time for Best Actress – Television Series Musical or Comedy. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Heather Locklear has received more than 8,474,799 page views. Her biography is available in 42 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 39 in 2019). Heather Locklear is the 1,408th most popular actor (down from 1,272nd in 2019), the 2,518th most popular biography from United States (down from 2,348th in 2019) and the 690th most popular American Actor.

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  • 42

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  • 4.12

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  • 4.29

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Among actors, Heather Locklear ranks 1,408 out of 10,030Before her are Diane Ladd, Stella Adler, Michael Sheen, Michael Parks, Tom Cavanagh, and James McAvoy. After her are Richard Basehart, Marta Eggerth, Michelle Williams, Michael Ironside, Esther Williams, and Ben Johnson.

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Among people born in 1961, Heather Locklear ranks 57Before her are Martin Gore, Tom Ford, Wayne Gretzky, Lea Thompson, Ian Rush, and Iain Glen. After her are Guido Buchwald, Isiah Thomas, Alexandre Desplat, Macky Sall, Tite, and Íngrid Betancourt.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Heather Locklear ranks 2,518 out of 15,968Before her are Clifford Brown (1930), Tracy Chapman (1964), Bob Pettit (1932), Andrew Taylor Still (1828), Richard Axel (1946), and Ivan Sutherland (1938). After her are Richard Basehart (1914), Curtis Hanson (1945), Henry H. Arnold (1886), Maria Shriver (1955), Johnston McCulley (1883), and J. Walter Christie (1865).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Heather Locklear ranks 690Before her are Rob Reiner (1947), Paul Michael Glaser (1943), Meghan, Duchess of Sussex (1981), Diane Ladd (1935), Stella Adler (1901), and Michael Parks (1940). After her are Richard Basehart (1914), Michelle Williams (1980), Esther Williams (1921), Ben Johnson (1918), Paul Rudd (1969), and David Strathairn (1949).

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