Hugh Jackman

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Hugh Michael Jackman (born 12 October 1968) is an Australian actor, singer, and producer. He is best known for playing Wolverine/Logan in the X-Men film series (2000–2020), a role for which he holds the Guinness World Record for "longest career as a live-action Marvel superhero". Jackman is also recognised for his lead roles in films such as the romantic comedy Kate & Leopold (2001), the action film Van Helsing (2004), the drama The Prestige (2006), the fantasy drama The Fountain (2006), the period romance Australia (2008), the film version of Les Misérables (2012), the thriller Prisoners (2013), and the musical The Greatest Showman (2017), for which he received a Grammy Award for Best Soundtrack Album. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hugh Jackman has received more than 21,863,064 page views. His biography is available in 88 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 85 in 2019). Hugh Jackman is the 427th most popular actor (down from 356th in 2019), the 18th most popular biography from Australia (down from 16th in 2019) and the 8th most popular Australian Actor.

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  • 22M

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  • 71.89

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 88

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.58

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.15

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Hugh Jackman ranks 427 out of 10,030. Before him are Zsa Zsa Gabor, Jack Palance, Desmond Llewelyn, Kevin Kline, Javier Bardem, and Joan Collins. After him are Renée Zellweger, Mel Ferrer, Boris Karloff, Gary Sinise, Lee Strasberg, and Magda Schneider.

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Among people born in 1968, Hugh Jackman ranks 6Before him are Will Smith, Paolo Maldini, Celine Dion, Daniel Craig, and Felipe VI of Spain. After him are Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović, Naomi Watts, Guy Ritchie, Frederik, Crown Prince of Denmark, Mika Häkkinen, and Didier Deschamps.

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In Australia

Among people born in Australia, Hugh Jackman ranks 18 out of 790. Before him are Rod Laver (1938), Colleen McCullough (1937), Truganini (1812), Julian Assange (1971), Steve Irwin (1962), and Alexander Prokhorov (1916). After him are Ned Kelly (1855), Peter Singer (1946), V. Gordon Childe (1892), Margot Robbie (1990), P. L. Travers (1899), and John Eccles (1903).

Among ACTORS In Australia

Among actors born in Australia, Hugh Jackman ranks 8Before him are Geoffrey Rush (1951), Paul Hogan (1939), Errol Flynn (1909), Heath Ledger (1979), Cate Blanchett (1969), and Chris Hemsworth (1983). After him are Margot Robbie (1990), Lionel Logue (1880), Rod Taylor (1930), Simon Baker (1969), Eric Bana (1968), and Judith Anderson (1897).

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