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John Gavin

1931 - 2018

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John Gavin (born Juan Vincent Apablasa; April 8, 1931 – February 9, 2018) was an American actor who was the president of the Screen Actors Guild (1971–73), and the United States Ambassador to Mexico (1981–86). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John Gavin has received more than 2,129,216 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 29 in 2019). John Gavin is the 1,063rd most popular actor (down from 768th in 2019), the 1,919th most popular biography from United States (down from 1,445th in 2019) and the 520th most popular American Actor.

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  • 31

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  • 4.13

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  • 3.55

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Among actors, John Gavin ranks 1,063 out of 9,996Before him are John Noble, Pedro Infante, Henry Cavill, Youn Yuh-jung, John Cusack, and Fran Drescher. After him are Patricia Neal, Debra Paget, Jean Sorel, Colin Farrell, Angie Dickinson, and Victor French.

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Among people born in 1931, John Gavin ranks 93Before him are Jack Swigert, James Tolkan, Mauricio Kagel, Olympia Dukakis, Peter Collins, and Takashi Takabayashi. After him are Angie Dickinson, Mike Nichols, Yao Wenyuan, Nikolai Chernykh, Vujadin Boškov, and Barbara Eden. Among people deceased in 2018, John Gavin ranks 79Before him are Robert Faurisson, Aharon Appelfeld, Tom Wolfe, Christine Nöstlinger, James Mirrlees, and Hayden White. After him are Thomas A. Steitz, Alan Bean, Ermanno Olmi, Luigi Luca Cavalli-Sforza, Efraín Ríos Montt, and Keith O'Brien.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, John Gavin ranks 1,919 out of 18,182Before him are Asa Griggs Candler (1851), Vera Wang (1949), John Cusack (1966), Fran Drescher (1957), Gloria Steinem (1934), and Buddy Rich (1917). After him are Patricia Neal (1926), Debra Paget (1933), Nicholas Sparks (1965), Thomas A. Steitz (1940), Billy Gibbons (1949), and Darren Aronofsky (1969).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, John Gavin ranks 520Before him are Dick York (1928), Ashton Kutcher (1978), Rosanna Arquette (1959), Ed Lauter (1938), John Cusack (1966), and Fran Drescher (1957). After him are Patricia Neal (1926), Debra Paget (1933), Angie Dickinson (1931), Victor French (1934), Jason Momoa (1979), and Sydney Chaplin (1926).

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