James Hong

1929 - Today

James Hong

James Hong (traditional Chinese: 吳漢章; simplified Chinese: 吴汉章; pinyin: Wú Hànzhāng; Jyutping: Ng4 Hon3zoeng1; born February 22, 1929) is an American actor, voice actor, producer, and director of Chinese descent. He has worked in numerous productions in American media since the 1950s, playing a variety of East Asian roles. He became known to audiences through starring in the crime series The New Adventures of Charlie Chan (1957–1958), and through numerous appearances on the original Hawaii Five-O (1968–1980). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of James Hong has received more than 2,044,849 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,272nd most popular actor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 2.0M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 53.92

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 28

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.20

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.75

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, James Hong ranks 1,255 out of 8,832Before him are James Faulkner, Armand Assante, Gorden Kaye, Stella Adler, Ida Kamińska, and Jean-Pierre Aumont. After him are Sondra Locke, Chris Pine, David Thewlis, Louise Brooks, Amaury Nolasco, and Ben Johnson.

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Among people born in 1929, James Hong ranks 137Before him are Ronnie Biggs, Darío Castrillón Hoyos, Thomas Remengesau Sr., Richard F. Gordon Jr., Joe Pass, and Lee Hazlewood. After him are Zeca Afonso, Katherine Helmond, Peter Yates, Alexis Weissenberg, Osamu Yamaji, and Screamin' Jay Hawkins.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, James Hong ranks 2,328 out of 12,171Before him are Jef Raskin (1943), James Mark Baldwin (1861), Ric Flair (1949), Seymour Martin Lipset (1922), Bruno Mars (1985), and Gloria Leonard (1940). After him are Sondra Locke (1944), Donna Karan (1948), Chris Pine (1980), Voltairine de Cleyre (1866), Louise Brooks (1906), and Irving Baxter (1876).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, James Hong ranks 616Before him are Piper Laurie (1932), Barbara Hershey (1948), Chris Sarandon (1942), Michael Jeter (1952), Armand Assante (1949), and Stella Adler (1901). After him are Sondra Locke (1944), Chris Pine (1980), Louise Brooks (1906), Ben Johnson (1918), Griffin Dunne (1955), and Jessica Chastain (1977).