Mickey Rourke

1952 - Today

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Philip Andre "Mickey" Rourke Jr. (; born September 16, 1952) is an American actor, screenwriter, activist, and former boxer who has appeared primarily as a leading man in drama, action, and thriller films. During the 1980s, Rourke starred in the comedy-drama Diner (1982), the drama Rumble Fish (1983), the crime-black-comedy film The Pope of Greenwich Village (1984), and the erotic drama 9½ Weeks (1986). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mickey Rourke has received more than 8,330,697 page views. His biography is available in 60 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 59 in 2019). Mickey Rourke is the 239th most popular actor (down from 223rd in 2019), the 467th most popular biography from United States (down from 449th in 2019) and the 126th most popular American Actor.

Mickey Rourke is most famous for his role in the movie "The Wrestler."

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  • 8.3M

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  • 74.75

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  • 60

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  • 6.83

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  • 3.96

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Mickey Rourke ranks 239 out of 10,030Before him are Sidney Poitier, Liv Ullmann, James Coburn, Kim Basinger, Ian McShane, and Roy Scheider. After him are Benny Hill, Marcel Marceau, Paul Hogan, John Cazale, Faye Dunaway, and Alec Guinness.

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Among people born in 1952, Mickey Rourke ranks 11Before him are Liam Neeson, Orhan Pamuk, Vajiralongkorn, Roberto Benigni, Park Geun-hye, and Christopher Reeve. After him are Jostein Gaarder, Robert Zemeckis, Sylvia Kristel, Gary Moore, Nelson Piquet, and Francis Fukuyama.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Mickey Rourke ranks 467 out of 15,968Before him are John Coltrane (1926), James Coburn (1928), Louisa May Alcott (1832), Kim Basinger (1953), Milton H. Erickson (1901), and Roy Scheider (1932). After him are Barbara McClintock (1902), Ernest Lawrence (1901), Edward Drinker Cope (1840), T. S. Eliot (1888), John Cazale (1935), and Paul Tibbets (1915).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Mickey Rourke ranks 126Before him are Christopher Reeve (1952), Jessica Lange (1949), Sidney Poitier (1927), James Coburn (1928), Kim Basinger (1953), and Roy Scheider (1932). After him are John Cazale (1935), Faye Dunaway (1941), Warren Beatty (1937), Richard Chamberlain (1934), Jared Leto (1971), and Viggo Mortensen (1958).

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