Mike Rowe

1962 - Today

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Michael Gregory Rowe (born March 18, 1962) is an American television host, narrator, and former opera singer. He is known for his work on the Discovery Channel series Dirty Jobs and the series Somebody's Gotta Do It originally developed for CNN. He currently hosts a series produced for Facebook called Returning the Favor in which he finds people doing good deeds and does something for them in return. He also hosts the podcast The Way I Heard It with Mike Rowe, which he describes as "short stories designed specifically for the curious mind plagued with a short attention span". Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mike Rowe has received more than 3,386,562 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Mike Rowe is the 99th most popular presenter (down from 87th in 2019), the 14,382nd most popular biography from United States (down from 11,070th in 2019) and the 58th most popular American Presenter.

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  • 3.4M

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  • 44.27

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  • 15

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  • 1.13

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  • 3.67

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among presenters, Mike Rowe ranks 99 out of 109Before him are Rod Roddy, Andy Cohen, Sam Berns, Dr. Demento, Ann Curry, and Alice Tumler. After him are Erik Solbakken, Adam Carolla, Karl Pilkington, Kayleigh McEnany, Keith Olbermann, and Bindi Irwin.

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Among people born in 1962, Mike Rowe ranks 642Before him are Ashish Vidyarthi, Steve Hodge, Miloš Rus, Takeshi Ono, Jack Pierce, and Deepa Sahi. After him are Steve Daines, Alvin Drew, Stavros Lambrinidis, James Sie, Richard Gough, and Luís dos Reis.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Mike Rowe ranks 14,382 out of 15,968Before him are Josh Keaton (1979), Kaia Gerber (2001), Dree Hemingway (1987), Silvio Horta (1974), Curt Hawkins (1985), and Scott Pruitt (1968). After him are Fred Stoller (1958), Stark Sands (1978), Brian Kendrick (1979), Terrence Trammell (1978), Charlie Jane Anders (1969), and Amy Van Dyken (1973).

Among PRESENTERS In United States

Among presenters born in United States, Mike Rowe ranks 58Before him are Maria Menounos (1978), Meredith Vieira (1953), Rod Roddy (1937), Andy Cohen (1968), Sam Berns (1996), and Dr. Demento (1941). After him are Adam Carolla (1964), Kayleigh McEnany (1988), Keith Olbermann (1959), Erin Andrews (1978), Erin Burnett (1976), and Ana Kasparian (1986).