Johnny Depp

1963 - Today

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John Christopher Depp II (born June 9, 1963) is an American actor, producer, musician and painter. He is the recipient of multiple accolades, including a Golden Globe Award and a Screen Actors Guild Award, in addition to nominations for three Academy Awards and two BAFTAs. Depp made his debut in the horror film A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984), before rising to prominence as a teen idol on the television series 21 Jump Street (1987–1990). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Johnny Depp has received more than 54,002,712 page views. His biography is available in 109 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 104 in 2019). Johnny Depp is the 94th most popular actor (down from 83rd in 2019), the 192nd most popular biography from United States (down from 167th in 2019) and the 48th most popular American Actor.

Johnny Depp is most famous for his role as Captain Jack Sparrow in the Pirates of the Caribbean series.

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  • 54M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 78.49

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 109

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.81

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.30

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Johnny Depp ranks 94 out of 10,030Before him are Buster Keaton, John Travolta, Charlton Heston, Gloria Stuart, Humphrey Bogart, and Donald Sutherland. After him are Rowan Atkinson, Hedy Lamarr, Tom Cruise, Orson Welles, Denzel Washington, and Samuel L. Jackson.

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Among people born in 1963, Johnny Depp ranks 2Before him is Brad Pitt. After him are Quentin Tarantino, Whitney Houston, Michael Jordan, Jet Li, Ronald Koeman, José Mourinho, George Michael, Viktor Orbán, Garry Kasparov, and Till Lindemann.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Johnny Depp ranks 192 out of 15,968Before him are Gloria Stuart (1910), Humphrey Bogart (1899), Edward Thorndike (1874), Talcott Parsons (1902), Walt Whitman (1819), and David Lynch (1946). After him are Edward Hopper (1882), Charles Sanders Peirce (1839), Quentin Tarantino (1963), Frederick Winslow Taylor (1856), Tom Cruise (1962), and George Lucas (1944).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Johnny Depp ranks 48Before him are Gregory Peck (1916), Buster Keaton (1895), John Travolta (1954), Charlton Heston (1923), Gloria Stuart (1910), and Humphrey Bogart (1899). After him are Tom Cruise (1962), Orson Welles (1915), Denzel Washington (1954), Samuel L. Jackson (1948), Richard Gere (1949), and Gary Cooper (1901).

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