Lou Diamond Phillips

1962 - Today

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Louis Diamond Phillips (né Upchurch; born February 17, 1962) is an American actor and film director. His breakthrough came when he starred as Ritchie Valens in the biographical drama film La Bamba (1987). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lou Diamond Phillips has received more than 8,977,034 page views. His biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 30 in 2019). Lou Diamond Phillips is the 3,499th most popular actor (up from 3,883rd in 2019), the 30th most popular biography from Philippines (up from 31st in 2019) and the most popular Filipino Actor.

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  • 9.0M

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  • 59.88

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  • 32

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.50

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.41

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Lou Diamond Phillips ranks 3,499 out of 10,030Before him are Leonid Bronevoy, Paul Hörbiger, Gordon Thomson, Christine Lahti, Saoirse Ronan, and Broncho Billy Anderson. After him are Sally Kellerman, Jodi Lyn O'Keefe, Anastasiya Vertinskaya, Aracy Balabanian, Tom Noonan, and Bernhard Goetzke.

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Among people born in 1962, Lou Diamond Phillips ranks 167Before him are Taslima Nasrin, Magne Furuholmen, Dorian Yates, Tracy Chevalier, Tran Anh Hung, and Susanne Klatten. After him are Joan Osborne, Seiko Matsuda, John Slattery, Stephen Sommers, Michael Zorc, and Jack Irons.

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In Philippines

Among people born in Philippines, Lou Diamond Phillips ranks 30 out of 96Before him are Francisco Balagtas (1788), Diosdado Macapagal (1910), Marcelo H. del Pilar (1850), Sergio Osmeña (1878), Carlos P. Garcia (1896), and Apolinario Mabini (1864). After him are Melchora Aquino (1812), Juan Luna (1857), Jaime Sin (1928), (1974), Antonio Luna (1866), and Nur Misuari (1939).

Among ACTORS In Philippines

Among actors born in Philippines, Lou Diamond Phillips ranks 1After him are Reggie Lee (1975), Fernando Poe Jr. (1939), Lea Salonga (1971), Nora Aunor (1953), Regine Velasquez (1970), Daniel Padilla (1995), Kathryn Bernardo (1996), Sarah Geronimo (1988), Nadine Lustre (1993), Kim Chiu (1990), and Angel Locsin (1985).

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