Kurt Russell

1951 - Today

Kurt Russell

Kurt Vogel Russell (born March 17, 1951) is an American actor. He began acting on television at the age of 12 in the western series The Travels of Jaimie McPheeters (1963–1964). In the late 1960s, he signed a ten-year contract with The Walt Disney Company where, according to Robert Osborne, he became the studio's top star of the 1970s.Russell was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture for his performance in Silkwood (1983). In the 1980s, he starred in several films directed by John Carpenter, including anti-hero roles such as army hero-turned-robber Snake Plissken in the futuristic action film Escape from New York (1981), and its sequel Escape from L.A. (1996), helicopter pilot R.J. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kurt Russell has received more than 18,078,395 page views. His biography is available in 61 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 261st most popular actor.

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  • 18M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 65.07

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 61

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.15

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.82

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Kurt Russell ranks 260 out of 8,832Before him are Jessica Lange, Jennifer Aniston, Daniel Day-Lewis, Christopher Reeve, Patrick Stewart, and Danny Trejo. After him are Faye Dunaway, Richard Harris, Michael Keaton, Kevin Spacey, Bryan Cranston, and Donald Pleasence.

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Among people born in 1951, Kurt Russell ranks 15Before him are Santiago Calatrava, Geoffrey Rush, Michelle Bachelet, Anatoly Karpov, Stellan Skarsgård, and Claudio Ranieri. After him are Michael Keaton, Romina Power, Juan Manuel Santos, Gordon Brown, Tommy Hilfiger, and Ayman al-Zawahiri.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Kurt Russell ranks 512 out of 12,171Before him are Eugene O'Neill (1888), Jeff Bezos (1964), Christopher Reeve (1952), Nat King Cole (1919), Danny Trejo (1944), and Charles Goodyear (1800). After him are Faye Dunaway (1941), Harold Urey (1893), Jack Kirby (1917), Gordon Allport (1897), Charles Greeley Abbot (1872), and Jon Bon Jovi (1962).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Kurt Russell ranks 137Before him are Burt Reynolds (1936), Joan Crawford (1904), Jessica Lange (1949), Jennifer Aniston (1969), Christopher Reeve (1952), and Danny Trejo (1944). After him are Faye Dunaway (1941), Michael Keaton (1951), Kevin Spacey (1959), Bryan Cranston (1956), Reese Witherspoon (1976), and Frances Farmer (1913).