James Gandolfini

1961 - 2013

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James Joseph Gandolfini Jr. (Italian: [ɡandolˈfiːni]; September 18, 1961 – June 19, 2013) was an American actor and producer. He was best known for his role as Tony Soprano, the Italian-American crime boss in HBO's television series The Sopranos, for which he won three Emmy Awards, three Screen Actors Guild Awards, and one Golden Globe Award. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of James Gandolfini has received more than 13,294,710 page views. His biography is available in 85 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 80 in 2019). James Gandolfini is the 912th most popular actor (up from 1,075th in 2019), the 1,706th most popular biography from United States (up from 1,995th in 2019) and the 451st most popular American Actor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 13M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 67.88

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 85

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.49

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 6.72

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, James Gandolfini ranks 912 out of 10,030Before him are Sacha Guitry, Alan Ladd, Theda Bara, Bekim Fehmiu, Elke Sommer, and Audrey Tautou. After him are Kurt Gerron, Danny Kaye, Jean-Claude Pascal, Coluche, Türkan Şoray, and Denholm Elliott.

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Among people born in 1961, James Gandolfini ranks 37Before him are Andoni Zubizarreta, Henry Rollins, Enzo Francescoli, Karl von Habsburg, Samy Naceri, and António Costa. After him are Ben Johnson, Erwin Koeman, Daniele Massaro, Andy Lau, Billy Ray Cyrus, and Boy George. Among people deceased in 2013, James Gandolfini ranks 72Before him are Jack Vance, Robert Fogel, Damiano Damiani, Henri Dutilleux, David H. Hubel, and Zillur Rahman. After him are Moritz, Landgrave of Hesse, Gyula Horn, Chris Kyle, Stéphane Hessel, László Csatáry, and Roger Ebert.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, James Gandolfini ranks 1,706 out of 15,968Before him are Benjamin Bloom (1913), Thomas Tew (1649), Alfred Newman (1900), Anthony Kiedis (1962), Robert Trujillo (1964), and Joshua Lederberg (1925). After him are Danny Kaye (1911), John Robert Schrieffer (1931), Beck (1970), Billy Milligan (1955), Chris Kyle (1974), and Edward Albee (1928).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, James Gandolfini ranks 451Before him are Annette Bening (1958), Stanley Tucci (1960), Lou Ferrigno (1951), Sondra Locke (1944), Alan Ladd (1913), and Theda Bara (1885). After him are Danny Kaye (1911), Helen Hayes (1900), Elisabeth Shue (1963), Sam Elliott (1944), Tony Shalhoub (1953), and George Hamilton (1939).

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