Ian Somerhalder

1978 - Today

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Ian Joseph Somerhalder (born December 8, 1978) is an American actor, model, activist and director. He is known for playing Boone Carlyle in the TV drama Lost, Damon Salvatore in The CW's supernatural drama The Vampire Diaries and Dr. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ian Somerhalder has received more than 13,510,616 page views. His biography is available in 61 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 59 in 2019). Ian Somerhalder is the 1,094th most popular actor (down from 1,069th in 2019), the 2,025th most popular biography from United States (down from 1,991st in 2019) and the 537th most popular American Actor.

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  • 66.88

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  • 61

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.83

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.18

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Ian Somerhalder ranks 1,094 out of 10,030Before him are Lionel Stander, Martin Freeman, Haing S. Ngor, Hibari Misora, Suzy Delair, and Tuncel Kurtiz. After him are Jesper Christensen, Linda Evans, Tod Browning, Emmanuelle Seigner, Hilary Swank, and Jonathan Hyde.

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Among people born in 1978, Ian Somerhalder ranks 11Before him are Didier Drogba, Michelle Rodriguez, Gennaro Gattuso, Frank Lampard, Ashton Kutcher, and Rachel McAdams. After him are Omar Sy, Volodymyr Zelensky, James Franco, Juan Román Riquelme, Katherine Heigl, and Zoe Saldana.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Ian Somerhalder ranks 2,025 out of 15,968Before him are Janet Yellen (1946), Ronnie Coleman (1964), Henry L. Stimson (1867), Edwin G. Krebs (1918), George H. Hitchings (1905), and Lionel Stander (1908). After him are Larry Holmes (1949), Bob Cousy (1928), Linda Evans (1942), Tod Browning (1880), Moby (1965), and Hilary Swank (1974).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Ian Somerhalder ranks 537Before him are Anne Meara (1929), Clara Bow (1905), Dyanne Thorne (1936), Don Taylor (1920), Eva Mendes (1974), and Lionel Stander (1908). After him are Linda Evans (1942), Tod Browning (1880), Hilary Swank (1974), Lynn Cohen (1933), Chris Cooper (1951), and Ellen Pompeo (1969).

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