Ioan Gruffudd

1973 - Today

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Ioan Gruffudd (Welsh: [ˈjɔan ˈɡrɪfɪð] ; ; born 6 October 1973) is a Welsh actor. He is known for his roles in film and television series in the United Kingdom, the United States and Australia. He first was noted for his portrayal of Harold Lowe in Titanic (1997), and for his portrayal of Horatio Hornblower in the Hornblower series of television films (1998–2003). Subsequent roles have included Lancelot in King Arthur (2004), Reed Richards / Mister Fantastic in Fantastic Four (2005) and its 2007 sequel, William Wilberforce in Amazing Grace (2006), and Tony Blair in W. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ioan Gruffudd has received more than 7,890,924 page views. His biography is available in 38 different languages on Wikipedia. Ioan Gruffudd is the 3,271st most popular actor (down from 2,796th in 2019), the 2,736th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 2,495th in 2019) and the 395th most popular British Actor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 7.9M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 50.73

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 38

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.34

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.85

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Ioan Gruffudds by language

Over the past year Ioan Gruffudd has had the most page views in the with 891,262 views, followed by German (105,115), and Russian (103,283). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Hebrew (705.88%), Simple English (179.76%), and Uzbek (147.57%)


Among actors, Ioan Gruffudd ranks 3,271 out of 13,578Before him are Doug Jones, CCH Pounder, Jacques Doniol-Valcroze, Gösta Ekman, Wojciech Pszoniak, and Svetlana Toma. After him are Norio Wakamoto, Lily Collins, Jean Richard, Ryan Phillippe, Julie Benz, and Bae Yong-joon.

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Among people born in 1973, Ioan Gruffudd ranks 110Before him are Semmy Schilt, Tim Kang, Michael Reiziger, Roselyn Sánchez, Igor Matovič, and Darko Kovačević. After him are Björn Kuipers, Asia Carrera, Paulo Fonseca, Nacho Vidal, Cassandra Clare, and Mariza.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Ioan Gruffudd ranks 2,736 out of 8,785Before him are Thandie Newton (1972), Harry Maguire (1993), Gwendoline Christie (1978), Alexander Mackenzie (1822), Anne of York (1475), and James B. Francis (1815). After him are Lily Collins (1989), Melanie C (1974), Laura Mulvey (1941), Harold Jeffreys (1891), Graham McTavish (1961), and Alan White (1949).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Ioan Gruffudd ranks 395Before him are Jeremy Bulloch (1945), Simon MacCorkindale (1952), Chris Vance (1971), Hayley Mills (1946), Thandie Newton (1972), and Gwendoline Christie (1978). After him are Lily Collins (1989), Graham McTavish (1961), Caroline Munro (1949), Phyllida Law (1932), Edward Woodward (1930), and Nicol Williamson (1936).

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