Mark Hamill

1951 - Today

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Mark Richard Hamill (; born September 25, 1951) is an American actor. He starred as Luke Skywalker in the Star Wars franchise, in the original and sequel trilogies. Through the 1980s, Hamill distinguished himself from his role in the original Star Wars trilogy by pursuing a theatre career on Broadway, starring in productions of The Elephant Man, Amadeus and The Nerd. His other live-action film and television roles include Kenneth W. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mark Hamill has received more than 23,967,080 page views. His biography is available in 61 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 57 in 2019). Mark Hamill is the 436th most popular actor (down from 394th in 2019), the 788th most popular biography from United States (down from 750th in 2019) and the 217th most popular American Actor.

Mark Hamill is most famous for his role as Luke Skywalker in the Star Wars movies.

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  • 24M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 64.07

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 61

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.17

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.26

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among actors, Mark Hamill ranks 436 out of 13,578Before him are Brandon Lee, Heath Ledger, Cillian Murphy, Bruno Cremer, Emmanuelle Riva, and David McCallum. After him are Françoise Dorléac, Gian Maria Volonté, Jane Seymour, John Goodman, Paul Hogan, and Frances McDormand.

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Among people born in 1951, Mark Hamill ranks 26Before him are Akhmad Kadyrov, Paul Breitner, Aslan Maskhadov, Gordon Brown, Salva Kiir Mayardit, and Tommy Hilfiger. After him are Jane Seymour, Juan Manuel Santos, Traian Băsescu, Jill Biden, Kevin Keegan, and Sergei Skripal.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Mark Hamill ranks 788 out of 20,380Before him are Joe DiMaggio (1914), Robert Hofstadter (1915), Robert McNamara (1916), Dalton Trumbo (1905), Judith Butler (1956), and Antony Blinken (1962). After him are Marvin Gaye (1939), Bill Russell (1934), Douglass North (1920), Frederick Chapman Robbins (1916), William Alfred Fowler (1911), and George Eastman (1854).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Mark Hamill ranks 217Before him are Randy Quaid (1950), James Woods (1947), Roy Scheider (1932), Jean Harlow (1911), Charlie Sheen (1965), and Brandon Lee (1965). After him are John Goodman (1952), Frances McDormand (1957), Pat Morita (1932), Renée Zellweger (1969), Robert Wagner (1930), and Halle Berry (1966).

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