Jean-Claude Van Damme

1960 - Today

Jean-Claude Van Damme

Jean-Claude Camille François Van Varenberg (born 18 October 1960), known professionally as Jean-Claude Van Damme (French pronunciation: ​[ʒɑ̃ klod vɑ̃ dam], Dutch: [vɑn ˈdɑmə]) and JCVD, is a Belgian actor and retired martial artist best known for his martial arts action films. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jean-Claude Van Damme has received more than 13,319,900 page views. His biography is available in 73 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 100th most popular actor.

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  • 13M

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  • 70.54

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 73

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 10.00

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.40

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Jean-Claude Van Damme ranks 99 out of 8,832Before him are Tom Hanks, Charlton Heston, Orson Welles, Doris Day, Hedy Lamarr, and Judy Garland. After him are Gary Cooper, Denzel Washington, Mel Gibson, Jean Marais, Jean Gabin, and Alan Rickman.

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Among people born in 1960, Jean-Claude Van Damme ranks 4Before him are Diego Maradona, Ayrton Senna, and Naruhito. After him are Antonio Banderas, Tim Cook, Jo Nesbø, Julianne Moore, Philippe of Belgium, Sean Penn, Yulia Tymoshenko, and Colin Firth.

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In Belgium

Among people born in Belgium, Jean-Claude Van Damme ranks 25 out of 658Before him are Margaret of Austria, Duchess of Savoy (1480), Leopold II of Belgium (1835), Eddy Merckx (1945), Leopold III of Belgium (1901), Jacques Brel (1929), and Albert I of Belgium (1875). After him are Agnès Varda (1928), Hergé (1907), César Franck (1822), Baudouin of Belgium (1930), Adolphe Sax (1814), and Charles VII, Holy Roman Emperor (1697).

Among ACTORS In Belgium

Among actors born in Belgium, Jean-Claude Van Damme ranks 2Before him are Audrey Hepburn (1929). After him are Jacques Feyder (1885), Johnny Galecki (1975), Patrick Bauchau (1938), Yolande Moreau (1953), Matthias Schoenaerts (1977), Cécile de France (1975), Benoît Poelvoorde (1964), Jan Decleir (1946), Jérémie Renier (1981), and Marie Gillain (1975).