Mel Gibson

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Mel Gibson

Mel Columcille Gerard Gibson (born January 3, 1956) is an American actor, film director, producer, and screenwriter. He is best known for his action hero roles, particularly his breakout role as Max Rockatansky in the first three films of the post-apocalyptic action series Mad Max and as Martin Riggs in the buddy cop film series Lethal Weapon. Born in Peekskill, New York, Gibson moved with his parents to Sydney, Australia, when he was 12 years old. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mel Gibson has received more than 19,227,813 page views. His biography is available in 93 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 103rd most popular actor.

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  • 19M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 70.52

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 93

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.73

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.90

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Mel Gibson ranks 102 out of 8,832Before him are Doris Day, Hedy Lamarr, Judy Garland, Jean-Claude Van Damme, Gary Cooper, and Denzel Washington. After him are Jean Marais, Jean Gabin, Alan Rickman, Clark Gable, Yves Montand, and Christopher Lloyd.

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Among people born in 1956, Mel Gibson ranks 2Before him is Tom Hanks. After him are Theresa May, Björn Borg, Lars von Trier, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, Christoph Waltz, Frank-Walter Steinmeier, Steve Ballmer, Michel Houellebecq, Christine Lagarde, and Bryan Cranston.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Mel Gibson ranks 201 out of 12,171Before him are Charles Sanders Peirce (1839), James Madison (1751), John Ford (1894), Judy Garland (1922), Gary Cooper (1901), and Denzel Washington (1954). After him are Frank Zappa (1940), Ezra Pound (1885), Talcott Parsons (1902), Robert Andrews Millikan (1868), Herbert Hoover (1874), and Ella Fitzgerald (1917).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Mel Gibson ranks 55Before him are Charlton Heston (1923), Orson Welles (1915), Doris Day (1922), Judy Garland (1922), Gary Cooper (1901), and Denzel Washington (1954). After him are Clark Gable (1901), Christopher Lloyd (1938), Sigourney Weaver (1949), Tony Curtis (1925), Tommy Lee Jones (1946), and Robert Duvall (1931).