Kevin Smith

1963 - 2002

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Kevin Tod Smith (16 March 1963 – 15 February 2002) was a New Zealand actor and musician, best known for starring as the Greek god of war, Ares, in the TV series Hercules: The Legendary Journeys and in its two spin-offs – Xena: Warrior Princess and Young Hercules. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kevin Smith has received more than 8,727,834 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia. Kevin Smith is the 3,926th most popular actor (down from 3,781st in 2019), the 49th most popular biography from New Zealand (down from 47th in 2019) and the 12th most popular New Zealander Actor.

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  • 18

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  • 5.45

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  • 2.07

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Among actors, Kevin Smith ranks 3,926 out of 10,030Before him are Frankie Faison, Thomas Brodie-Sangster, Sharlto Copley, Devika Rani, Natalya Bondarchuk, and Rosie O'Donnell. After him are Anthony Head, Jiang Wen, Rachel Bilson, Meg Tilly, Emily Ratajkowski, and Nick Adams.

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Among people born in 1963, Kevin Smith ranks 209Before him are Jon Brion, Lajos Détári, Jan Heintze, Rupert Graves, Thomas Bickel, and Jørn Andersen. After him are Jiang Wen, Andrei Tchmil, Ihor Kolomoyskyi, Rashidi Yekini, Yoko Kanno, and Mikhail Yefremov. Among people deceased in 2002, Kevin Smith ranks 193Before him are John Baptist Wu, Ong Teng Cheong, Ekrem Akurgal, Jean Dockx, Kakhi Asatiani, and John Eriksen. After him are Sanya Dharmasakti, Gregorio Fuentes, Sándor Mátrai, Pasieguito, David Todd Wilkinson, and Hans-Peter Tschudi.

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In New Zealand

Among people born in New Zealand, Kevin Smith ranks 49 out of 206Before him are Wallace Fard Muhammad (null), Howden Ganley (1941), Ronald Syme (1903), Jean Batten (1909), Temuera Morrison (1960), and Anthony Wilding (1883). After him are Jonah Lomu (1975), Lee Tamahori (1950), Raymond Firth (1901), Fran Walsh (1959), John Nicholson (1941), and Margaret Mahy (1936).

Among ACTORS In New Zealand

Among actors born in New Zealand, Kevin Smith ranks 12Before him are Manu Bennett (1969), Marton Csokas (1966), Cliff Curtis (1968), Taika Waititi (1975), Clive Revill (1930), and Temuera Morrison (1960). After him are Rupert Julian (1879), Martin Henderson (1974), Peter Hambleton (1960), Lawrence Makoare (1968), Zoë Bell (1978), and Lisa Chappell (1968).

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