ACTOR

Jim Parsons

1973 - Today

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James Joseph Parsons (born March 24, 1973) is an American actor and producer. From 2007 to 2019, Parsons played Sheldon Cooper in the CBS sitcom The Big Bang Theory. He has received various awards for his performance, including four Primetime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series and the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor in a Television Series Musical or Comedy. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jim Parsons has received more than 14,335,134 page views. His biography is available in 65 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 61 in 2019). Jim Parsons is the 832nd most popular actor (up from 846th in 2019), the 1,555th most popular biography from United States (up from 1,644th in 2019) and the 413th most popular American Actor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 14M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 68.35

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 65

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.26

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.36

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among ACTORS

Among actors, Jim Parsons ranks 832 out of 10,030Before him are Simon Baker, Sônia Braga, Michelle Rodriguez, Cybill Shepherd, Peter Lorre, and Clive Owen. After him are Jake Gyllenhaal, Gunnar Björnstrand, Kyle MacLachlan, Cliff Robertson, Sylva Koscina, and Roddy McDowall.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1973, Jim Parsons ranks 11Before him are Filippo Inzaghi, Fabio Cannavaro, Edgar Davids, Javier Zanetti, Zuzana Čaputová, and Adrien Brody. After him are Larry Page, Neil Patrick Harris, Sergey Brin, Heidi Klum, Kate Beckinsale, and Dida.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Jim Parsons ranks 1,555 out of 15,968Before him are Thornton Wilder (1897), Sonny Bono (1935), Michelle Rodriguez (1978), Cybill Shepherd (1950), Lisa Ann (1972), and George Davis Snell (1903). After him are Jake Gyllenhaal (1980), Kyle MacLachlan (1959), Jody Williams (1950), Edward Charles Pickering (1846), Larry Page (1973), and Cliff Robertson (1923).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Jim Parsons ranks 413Before him are J. K. Simmons (1955), Fran Drescher (1957), Max Wright (1943), Janet Gaynor (1906), Michelle Rodriguez (1978), and Cybill Shepherd (1950). After him are Jake Gyllenhaal (1980), Kyle MacLachlan (1959), Cliff Robertson (1923), Brad Dourif (1950), Barbara Bel Geddes (1922), and Jackie Coogan (1914).

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