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Jimmy Smits

1955 - Today

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Jimmy L. Smits (born July 9, 1955) is an American actor. He is best known for playing attorney Victor Sifuentes on the 1980s legal drama L.A. Law, NYPD Detective Bobby Simone on the 1990s police drama NYPD Blue, Matt Santos on the political drama The West Wing, and for appearing in Switch (1991), My Family (1995), and as ADA Miguel Prado in Dexter. He also appeared as Bail Organa in the Star Wars prequel trilogy and Rogue One. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jimmy Smits has received more than 5,521,495 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia. Jimmy Smits is the 2,611th most popular actor (up from 2,993rd in 2019), the 4,276th most popular biography from United States (up from 4,864th in 2019) and the 1,280th most popular American Actor.

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  • 5.5M

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  • 61.82

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 29

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.89

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.00

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among ACTORS

Among actors, Jimmy Smits ranks 2,611 out of 10,030Before him are Mikheil Chiaureli, Marion Ramsey, Andreas Katsulas, Ray Walston, Sydne Rome, and Mildred Natwick. After him are Liselotte Pulver, Tapio Rautavaara, Geraldine James, Jacques Sernas, Claude Dauphin, and Susana Vieira.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1955, Jimmy Smits ranks 155Before him are Judy Davis, Valery Gerasimov, Marina Sirtis, Steve Jones, Yasmina Khadra, and Herbert Prohaska. After him are Anneli Jäätteenmäki, Joaquín Caparrós, DJ Kool Herc, Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, Paul Romer, and Vladimir Sorokin.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Jimmy Smits ranks 4,276 out of 15,968Before him are Marion Ramsey (1947), Andreas Katsulas (1946), Charles Wuorinen (1938), Ray Walston (1914), Sydne Rome (1951), and Mildred Natwick (1905). After him are James Thurber (1894), Tom Holland (1943), Richard Chase (1950), Chuck Close (1940), Jamie Hyneman (1956), and James Salter (1925).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Jimmy Smits ranks 1,280Before him are Leif Erickson (1911), Marion Ramsey (1947), Andreas Katsulas (1946), Ray Walston (1914), Sydne Rome (1951), and Mildred Natwick (1905). After him are Michael Moriarty (1941), Ann Miller (1923), Kevin McCarthy (1914), E. G. Marshall (1914), Larry Hankin (1940), and Robert Foxworth (1941).

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