James Caan

1940 - Today

James Caan

James Edmund Caan (born March 26, 1940) is an American actor. After early roles in The Glory Guys (1965), for which he received a Golden Globe nomination, El Dorado (1967), and The Rain People (1969), he came to prominence in the 1970s with significant roles in films such as Brian's Song (1971), Cinderella Liberty (1973), The Gambler (1974), Freebie and the Bean (1974), Rollerball (1975), Funny Lady (1975), A Bridge Too Far (1977) and Chapter Two (1979). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of James Caan has received more than 6,884,379 page views. His biography is available in 55 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 247th most popular actor.

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  • 6.9M

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  • 65.37

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 55

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.68

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.75

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, James Caan ranks 246 out of 8,832Before him are Jeremy Irons, Bela Lugosi, Michael J. Fox, Leonard Nimoy, Sidney Poitier, and Willem Dafoe. After him are Kim Basinger, Timothy Dalton, Lída Baarová, Sean Penn, George Peppard, and Burt Reynolds.

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Among people born in 1940, James Caan ranks 34Before him are Abbas Kiarostami, Joseph Brodsky, Terry Gilliam, Joachim Gauck, Tabaré Vázquez, and Zodiac Killer. After him are George A. Romero, Stuart Sutcliffe, Patrick Stewart, Dario Argento, Kip Thorne, and Burhanuddin Rabbani.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, James Caan ranks 489 out of 12,171Before him are Gertrude B. Elion (1918), Chester W. Nimitz (1885), Lewis H. Morgan (1818), Zodiac Killer (1940), Toni Morrison (1931), and Edgar Cayce (1877). After him are Kim Basinger (1953), Barbara McClintock (1902), Alan Shepard (1923), George A. Romero (1940), Sean Penn (1960), and George Peppard (1928).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, James Caan ranks 127Before him are Michael Landon (1936), Warren Beatty (1937), John Cazale (1935), Leonard Nimoy (1931), Sidney Poitier (1927), and Willem Dafoe (1955). After him are Kim Basinger (1953), Sean Penn (1960), George Peppard (1928), Burt Reynolds (1936), Joan Crawford (1904), and Jessica Lange (1949).