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Ken Jenkins

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Ken Jenkins (born August 28, 1940) is an American actor, best known for his role as Dr. Bob Kelso, the Chief of Medicine on the American comedy series Scrubs (2001–2009). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ken Jenkins has received more than 1,342,266 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Ken Jenkins is the 1,990th most popular actor (up from 2,081st in 2019), the 3,311th most popular biography from United States (up from 3,524th in 2019) and the 953rd most popular American Actor.

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  • 1.3M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 53.17

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 22

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.24

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.98

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Ken Jenkins ranks 1,990 out of 9,996Before him are Fabrice Luchini, Daniel Dae Kim, Crispin Glover, Benedict Wong, Michelle Fairley, and Manu Bennett. After him are Irene Dunne, Lena Endre, Jason Miller, Craig T. Nelson, Dan Hedaya, and Claire Trevor.

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Among people born in 1940, Ken Jenkins ranks 178Before him are Gigi Proietti, Georgi Ivanov, Viktor Savinykh, Wim Ruska, Vagif Mustafazadeh, and Mirko Jozić. After him are Dan Hedaya, Michel Micombero, Macha Méril, Smokey Robinson, Vito Acconci, and Manfred Mann.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Ken Jenkins ranks 3,311 out of 18,182Before him are Benny Golson (1929), Marian Anderson (1897), Crispin Glover (1964), Garret Hobart (1844), E. C. Segar (1894), and Alan Wilson (1943). After him are Irene Dunne (1898), Jason Miller (1939), Holland Smith (1882), Craig T. Nelson (1944), Dan Hedaya (1940), and Bugs Moran (1893).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Ken Jenkins ranks 953Before him are Jo Van Fleet (1915), Kevin Peter Hall (1955), Ron Rifkin (1939), Kevin James (1965), Benjamin Bratt (1963), and Crispin Glover (1964). After him are Irene Dunne (1898), Jason Miller (1939), Craig T. Nelson (1944), Dan Hedaya (1940), Claire Trevor (1910), and Jason Alexander (1959).

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