Joe Pesci

1943 - Today

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Joseph Frank Pesci ( PESH-ee, Italian pronunciation: [ˈpeʃʃi]; born February 9, 1943) is a retired American actor and musician. He is known for portraying tough, volatile characters in a variety of genres and for his collaborations with Robert De Niro and Martin Scorsese in the films Raging Bull (1980), Goodfellas (1990), Casino (1995), and The Irishman (2019). He also appeared in Once Upon a Time in America (1984), Moonwalker (1988), JFK (1991), A Bronx Tale (1993), and The Good Shepherd (2006). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Joe Pesci has received more than 14,332,627 page views. His biography is available in 57 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 54 in 2019). Joe Pesci is the 143rd most popular actor (up from 315th in 2019), the 277th most popular biography from United States (up from 628th in 2019) and the 75th most popular American Actor.

Joe Pesci is most famous for his role as the psychopathic Tommy DeVito in the 1990 Martin Scorsese film, Goodfellas.

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  • 76.83

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  • 57

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  • 5.84

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.32

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Joe Pesci ranks 143 out of 10,030Before him are Christopher Plummer, Pierce Brosnan, Bette Davis, Gwyneth Paltrow, Paul Walker, and Charlotte Rampling. After him are Peter Ustinov, Spencer Tracy, Ian Holm, Eli Wallach, Fred Astaire, and Christopher Walken.

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Among people born in 1943, Joe Pesci ranks 15Before him are Bobby Fischer, Queen Silvia of Sweden, Mick Jagger, Vangelis, Ben Kingsley, and Keith Richards. After him are Elena Ferrante, Christopher Walken, Roger Waters, Toto Cutugno, Sadako Sasaki, and Albano Carrisi.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Joe Pesci ranks 277 out of 15,968Before him are Leonardo DiCaprio (1974), Bette Davis (1908), Gwyneth Paltrow (1972), Paul Walker (1973), B.B. King (1925), and Jay Leno (1950). After him are Ezra Pound (1885), Norbert Wiener (1894), Tim Cook (1960), Spencer Tracy (1900), Brian De Palma (1940), and Jimmy Wales (1966).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Joe Pesci ranks 75Before him are Shirley Temple (1928), Diane Keaton (1946), Leonardo DiCaprio (1974), Bette Davis (1908), Gwyneth Paltrow (1972), and Paul Walker (1973). After him are Spencer Tracy (1900), Eli Wallach (1915), Fred Astaire (1899), Christopher Walken (1943), Audie Murphy (1925), and Liza Minnelli (1946).

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