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Jude Law

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David Jude Heyworth Law (born 29 December 1972) is an English actor. He received a British Academy Film Award, as well as nominations for two Academy Awards, two Tony Awards, and four Golden Globe Awards. In 2007, he received an Honorary César and was named a knight of the Order of Arts and Letters by the French government.Born and raised in London, Law began acting in theatre. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jude Law has received more than 18,385,090 page views. His biography is available in 73 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 70 in 2019). Jude Law is the 521st most popular actor (down from 486th in 2019), the 677th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 656th in 2019) and the 81st most popular British Actor.

Jude Law is most famous for his role as Dr. John Watson in the Sherlock Holmes movies.

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  • 18M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 62.32

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 73

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.40

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.30

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Jude Law ranks 521 out of 9,996Before him are Mel Ferrer, Gert Fröbe, Horst Buchholz, Mark Wahlberg, Michel Galabru, and Cillian Murphy. After him are Naomi Watts, Gena Rowlands, Jean-Pierre Léaud, Joaquin Phoenix, Edward G. Robinson, and Rade Šerbedžija.

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Among people born in 1972, Jude Law ranks 10Before him are Gwyneth Paltrow, Shaquille O'Neal, Eminem, Dwayne Johnson, The Notorious B.I.G., and Rivaldo. After him are Pavel Nedvěd, Andrzej Duda, Wentworth Miller, Luís Figo, Vanessa Paradis, and Jennifer Garner.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Jude Law ranks 677 out of 7,765Before him are Macbeth, King of Scotland (1005), Stirling Moss (1929), Thomas Chippendale (1718), J. L. Austin (1911), Amélie of Orléans (1865), and John Harrison (1693). After him are Ian McEwan (1948), Princess Charlotte of Wales (1796), Edward of Middleham, Prince of Wales (1473), Chris Slade (1946), Naomi Watts (1968), and Edgar Wallace (1875).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Jude Law ranks 81Before him are Julie Walters (1950), Jane Seymour (1951), Tim Curry (1946), Rachel Weisz (1970), Hugh Laurie (1959), and Robert Carlyle (1961). After him are Naomi Watts (1968), Jessica Tandy (1909), Jeremy Brett (1933), Kenneth Branagh (1960), Rosemary Harris (1927), and Kim Cattrall (1956).

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