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Hugh Jackman

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Hugh Michael Jackman (born 12 October 1968) is an Australian actor. Beginning in theatre and television, he landed his breakthrough role as Logan / Wolverine in the X-Men film series (2000–2017), a role that earned him the Guinness World Record for "longest career as a live-action Marvel character", until his record was surpassed in May 2022. He is the recipient of various accolades, including a Primetime Emmy Award, a Grammy Award and two Tony Awards, along with nominations for an Academy Award and a British Academy Film Award. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hugh Jackman has received more than 29,795,552 page views. His biography is available in 91 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 88 in 2019). Hugh Jackman is the 371st most popular actor (up from 425th in 2019), the 12th most popular biography from Australia (up from 18th in 2019) and the 7th most popular Australian Actor.

Hugh Jackman is most famous for his role as Wolverine in the X-Men movies.

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  • 64.36

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 91

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  • 7.18

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.96

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Hugh Jackman ranks 371 out of 9,996Before him are Sammo Hung, Jean-Pierre Cassel, Bourvil, Jürgen Prochnow, Chris Hemsworth, and Jamie Lee Curtis. After him are Robert Hossein, Robert Downey Jr., Marina Vlady, John Goodman, Emma Thompson, and Gian Maria Volonté.

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Among people born in 1968, Hugh Jackman ranks 6Before him are Will Smith, Celine Dion, Daniel Craig, Paolo Maldini, and Felipe VI of Spain. After him are Mika Häkkinen, Naomi Watts, Gillian Anderson, Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović, Didier Deschamps, and Marine Le Pen.

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In Australia

Among people born in Australia, Hugh Jackman ranks 12 out of 925Before him are Rupert Murdoch (1931), Elton Mayo (1880), Errol Flynn (1909), Truganini (1812), Heath Ledger (1979), and Chris Hemsworth (1983). After him are Jack Brabham (1926), Paul Hogan (1939), Julian Assange (1971), Steve Irwin (1962), Colleen McCullough (1937), and Peter Singer (1946).

Among ACTORS In Australia

Among actors born in Australia, Hugh Jackman ranks 7Before him are George Lazenby (1939), Geoffrey Rush (1951), Cate Blanchett (1969), Errol Flynn (1909), Heath Ledger (1979), and Chris Hemsworth (1983). After him are Paul Hogan (1939), Lionel Logue (1880), Margot Robbie (1990), Eric Bana (1968), Rod Taylor (1930), and Judith Anderson (1897).

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