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Kurt Russell

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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 he starred as Dexter Riley in films, such as The Computer Wore Tennis Shoes (1969), Now You See Him, Now You Don't (1972), and The Strongest Man in the World (1975). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kurt Russell has received more than 26,298,496 page views. His biography is available in 66 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 65 in 2019). Kurt Russell is the 207th most popular actor (up from 230th in 2019), the 384th most popular biography from United States (up from 446th in 2019) and the 101st most popular American Actor.

Kurt Russell is most famous for his roles in the films, "Escape from New York" and "Big Trouble in Little China."

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  • 26M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 68.20

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 66

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.64

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.72

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Kurt Russell ranks 207 out of 9,996Before him are Antonio Banderas, David Suchet, Faye Dunaway, Rock Hudson, David Carradine, and Kathy Bates. After him are Nicole Kidman, Kevin Costner, Jeff Bridges, Shirley Temple, Peter Ustinov, and Jodie Foster.

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Among people born in 1951, Kurt Russell ranks 7Before him are Robin Williams, John Deacon, Ilona Staller, Sting, Phil Collins, and Louis van Gaal. After him are Geoffrey Rush, Michelle Bachelet, Santiago Calatrava, Stellan Skarsgård, Mohamed Morsi, and Ayman al-Zawahiri.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Kurt Russell ranks 384 out of 18,182Before him are Kurt Cobain (1967), Dian Fossey (1932), David Carradine (1936), Kathy Bates (1948), Chet Baker (1929), and Chester W. Nimitz (1885). After him are Nicole Kidman (1967), Kevin Costner (1955), Jeff Bridges (1949), Charles Goodyear (1800), Sarah Vaughan (1924), and Gertrude B. Elion (1918).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Kurt Russell ranks 101Before him are Mickey Rourke (1952), Paulette Goddard (1910), Faye Dunaway (1941), Rock Hudson (1925), David Carradine (1936), and Kathy Bates (1948). After him are Nicole Kidman (1967), Kevin Costner (1955), Jeff Bridges (1949), Shirley Temple (1928), Jodie Foster (1962), and Michael Clarke Duncan (1957).

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