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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 10,830,199 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia. Kevin Smith is the 4,472nd most popular actor (down from 3,925th in 2019), the 53rd most popular biography from New Zealand (down from 49th in 2019) and the 12th most popular New Zealander Actor.

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  • 11M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 46.46

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 18

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.28

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.03

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Kevin Smith ranks 4,472 out of 9,996Before him are Chris Elliott, Amira Casar, Rostislav Plyatt, Simon McBurney, Brian G. Hutton, and James Wilby. After him are Elizabeth Hartman, Kajal Aggarwal, Kelly Macdonald, Steve Forrest, Cote de Pablo, and Rachel Chagall.

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Among people born in 1963, Kevin Smith ranks 246Before him are Miro Cerar, Rambo Amadeus, Martín Torrijos, Jiang Wen, Francesco Quinn, and Alberigo Evani. After him are Andrei Tchmil, Dizzy Reed, Daniel Pearl, Raimond Aumann, Randy Johnson, and Jake Weber. Among people deceased in 2002, Kevin Smith ranks 217Before him are Lotfia Elnadi, William Luther Pierce, Barry Foster, Neal E. Miller, R. A. Lafferty, and Eddie Meduza. After him are Kakhi Asatiani, Kaisa Parviainen, Daniel Pearl, Ekrem Akurgal, Reginald Rose, and John Baptist Wu.

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In New Zealand

Among people born in New Zealand, Kevin Smith ranks 53 out of 248Before him are Jean Batten (1909), Keith Urban (1967), Jonah Lomu (1975), Ronald Syme (1903), Keri Hulme (1947), and Lee Tamahori (1950). After him are Martin Henderson (1974), Fran Walsh (1959), John Nicholson (1941), Melanie Lynskey (1977), Vaughan Jones (1952), and Yvette Williams (1929).

Among ACTORS In New Zealand

Among actors born in New Zealand, Kevin Smith ranks 12Before him are Temuera Morrison (1960), Manu Bennett (1969), Marton Csokas (1966), Cliff Curtis (1968), Taika Waititi (1975), and Clive Revill (1930). After him are Martin Henderson (1974), Melanie Lynskey (1977), Rupert Julian (1879), Terence Bayler (1930), Lawrence Makoare (1968), and Peter Hambleton (1960).

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