Ioan Gruffudd

1973 - Today

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Ioan Gruffudd (Welsh: [ˈjɔan ˈɡrɪfɪð] (listen); born 6 October 1973) is a Welsh actor. He first came to public attention as Fifth Officer Harold Lowe in Titanic (1997), and then 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 sequel (2007), 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 5,926,244 page views. His biography is available in 37 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 36 in 2019). Ioan Gruffudd is the 2,494th most popular actor (down from 2,379th in 2019), the 2,349th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 2,300th in 2019) and the 327th most popular British Actor.

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  • 37

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  • 4.91

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  • 3.47

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Ioan Gruffudd ranks 2,494 out of 10,030Before him are Murray Head, Fernando Colunga, Leila Abashidze, Frank Welker, Mayumi Tanaka, and Kajol. After him are Tuba Büyüküstün, Neve Campbell, Jon Polito, Bruce Cabot, Doug Jones, and Joe Dallesandro.

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Among people born in 1973, Ioan Gruffudd ranks 77Before him are Savo Milošević, Tyra Banks, Pharrell Williams, Rose McGowan, Portia de Rossi, and Nasser Al-Khelaifi. After him are Neve Campbell, Jan Ullrich, Takeshi Kaneshiro, Brandi Love, Edge, and Brian Austin Green.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Ioan Gruffudd ranks 2,349 out of 6,924Before him are Nick Hornby (1957), John Aubrey (1626), Murray Head (1946), Allan Octavian Hume (1829), Edward Braddock (1695), and Snowy White (1948). After him are David Bailey (1938), William Playfair (1759), James H. Wilkinson (1919), Richard Marquand (1937), Eleanor Hibbert (1906), and William Wilson (1844).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Ioan Gruffudd ranks 327Before him are Patricia Routledge (1929), Ray Stevenson (1964), Chris Vance (1971), Jodie Whittaker (1982), Ray Cooney (1932), and Murray Head (1946). After him are Freddie Highmore (1992), Rufus Sewell (1967), Maurice Evans (1901), Barry Morse (1918), Terry-Thomas (1911), and Marina Sirtis (1955).

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