Laurence Fishburne

1961 - Today

Laurence Fishburne

Laurence John Fishburne III (born July 30, 1961) is an American actor, playwright, producer, screenwriter, and film director. He has been critically hailed for his forceful, militant, and authoritative characters in his films. He is known for playing Morpheus in The Matrix trilogy (1999, 2003) Jason "Furious" Styles in the drama film Boyz n the Hood (1991), Tyrone "Mr. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Laurence Fishburne has received more than 8,418,456 page views. His biography is available in 57 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 692nd most popular actor.

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  • 8.4M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 58.28

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 57

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.80

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.62

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Laurence Fishburne ranks 685 out of 8,832Before him are Mistinguett, Kenny Baker, Brendan Gleeson, Gabriel Byrne, Héctor Elizondo, and Ray Liotta. After him are Bernard Lee, Walter Brennan, Conrad Bain, Isabel Sarli, Charles Boyer, and Milena Dravić.

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Among people born in 1961, Laurence Fishburne ranks 28Before him are Meg Ryan, Nastassja Kinski, Lisa Gerrard, Samy Naceri, Dave Mustaine, and Tim Roth. After him are Frans Timmermans, Karl von Habsburg, Yanis Varoufakis, Dennis Rodman, Susan Boyle, and Jared Harris.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Laurence Fishburne ranks 1,372 out of 12,171Before him are John Denver (1943), John Zorn (1953), George Wald (1906), Héctor Elizondo (1936), Mary Ainsworth (1913), and Ray Liotta (1954). After him are Peter Bogdanovich (1939), Walter Brennan (1894), Ethan Allen (1738), Izzy Stradlin (1962), Bob Newhart (1929), and Charles Eames (1907).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Laurence Fishburne ranks 339Before him are Karen Grassle (1942), Patrick Dempsey (1966), Lita Grey (1908), Eva Marie Saint (1924), Héctor Elizondo (1936), and Ray Liotta (1954). After him are Walter Brennan (1894), John Forsythe (1918), Susan Hayward (1917), Robert Taylor (1911), David Graf (1950), and Brooke Shields (1965).