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John Goodman

1952 - Today

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John Stephen Goodman (born June 20, 1952) is an American actor. He rose to prominence in television before transitioning his career into film becoming an acclaimed and popular character actor. He's received numerous accolades including a Primetime Emmy Award, Golden Globe Award, and a Screen Actors Guild Award. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John Goodman has received more than 15,303,920 page views. His biography is available in 95 different languages on Wikipedia. John Goodman is the 375th most popular actor (down from 346th in 2019), the 715th most popular biography from United States (down from 691st in 2019) and the 190th most popular American Actor.

John Goodman is most famous for his role as Dan Conner in the TV show "Roseanne."

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  • 15M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 64.29

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 95

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.20

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 6.51

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, John Goodman ranks 375 out of 9,996Before him are Chris Hemsworth, Jamie Lee Curtis, Hugh Jackman, Robert Hossein, Robert Downey Jr., and Marina Vlady. After him are Emma Thompson, Gian Maria Volonté, Diana Rigg, Françoise Dorléac, Curd Jürgens, and Roy Scheider.

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Among people born in 1952, John Goodman ranks 27Before him are Gary Moore, Salome Zourabichvili, Jeff Goldblum, Vahid Halilhodžić, Dan Aykroyd, and Sammo Hung. After him are Hun Sen, Douglas Adams, Isabella Rossellini, Jean-Paul Gaultier, Oleg Blokhin, and Laura Branigan.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, John Goodman ranks 715 out of 18,182Before him are Benjamin Thompson (1753), Edward Adelbert Doisy (1893), Stanley Cohen (1922), Harold Urey (1893), James Rainwater (1917), and Wes Craven (1939). After him are William Saroyan (1908), Billy Graham (1918), Maya Angelou (1928), Asaph Hall (1829), Les Paul (1915), and Floyd Mayweather Jr. (1977).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, John Goodman ranks 190Before him are Tim Robbins (1958), Ellen Burstyn (1932), Don Johnson (1949), Carole Lombard (1908), Jamie Lee Curtis (1958), and Robert Downey Jr. (1965). After him are Roy Scheider (1932), Frances Farmer (1913), Gloria Swanson (1899), Gene Wilder (1933), Ryan O'Neal (1941), and Tippi Hedren (1930).

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