John Gavin

1931 - 2018

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John Gavin (born John Anthony Golenor; 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 1,793,839 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 26 in 2019). John Gavin is the 768th most popular actor (up from 1,431st in 2019), the 1,446th most popular biography from United States (up from 2,587th in 2019) and the 382nd most popular American Actor.

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Among actors, John Gavin ranks 768 out of 10,030Before him are David Prowse, Linda Cristal, Kim Cattrall, Jane Wyman, Nǃxau ǂToma, and Olivia Hussey. After him are Elizabeth Montgomery, José Ferrer, Dirk Bogarde, Gary Busey, Lionel Logue, and Holland Taylor.

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Among people born in 1931, John Gavin ranks 73Before him are Hiroto Muraoka, Takashi Takabayashi, Richard F. Heck, Alfred Brendel, Stephen Boyd, and Mike Nichols. After him are Jean-Claude Carrière, Hamilton O. Smith, Samir Amin, Barbara Eden, Telê Santana, and Mauricio Kagel. Among people deceased in 2018, John Gavin ranks 68Before him are Anthony Bourdain, Atal Bihari Vajpayee, Girma Wolde-Giorgis, Oskar Gröning, Gene Sharp, and Dolores O'Riordan. After him are Paul D. Boyer, Osamu Shimomura, Samir Amin, Tom Wolfe, Aaron Klug, and Avicii.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, John Gavin ranks 1,446 out of 15,968Before him are Hugh David Politzer (1949), Pontiac (1714), Mamie Eisenhower (1896), Leroy Anderson (1908), Jane Wyman (1917), and Jerry Reed (1937). After him are Elizabeth Montgomery (1933), Steven Soderbergh (1963), Robert E. Park (1864), Ray Conniff (1916), Christina Onassis (1950), and Gary Busey (1944).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, John Gavin ranks 382Before him are Robert Patrick (1958), Mark Ruffalo (1967), Dirk Benedict (1945), Val Kilmer (1959), Katharine Ross (1940), and Jane Wyman (1917). After him are Elizabeth Montgomery (1933), Gary Busey (1944), Holland Taylor (1943), Mark Harmon (1951), Gillian Anderson (1968), and Norman Reedus (1969).

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