Navid Negahban

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Navid Negahban (Persian: نوید نگهبان; born June 2, 1968) is an Iranian-American actor. He has appeared on 24, Homeland, Mistresses and as Amahl Farouk / Shadow King in the second and third seasons of FX's Legion. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Navid Negahban has received more than 2,589,566 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia. Navid Negahban is the 4,938th most popular actor (down from 4,565th in 2019), the 390th most popular biography from Iran (down from 340th in 2019) and the 9th most popular Iranian Actor.

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  • 2.6M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 47.24

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 24

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.46

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.99

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among actors, Navid Negahban ranks 4,938 out of 13,578Before him are Birol Ünel, Robert Armstrong, Rachel Griffiths, Anica Dobra, Werner Peters, and Polly Holliday. After him are Ted Raimi, Rupert Friend, Bárbara Mori, Lluís Homar, Pauline Collins, and Park Hae-jin.

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Among people born in 1968, Navid Negahban ranks 205Before him are Howard Donald, Mark Fisher, Bülent Korkmaz, Mariana Mazzucato, Sandrine Kiberlain, and Rachel Griffiths. After him are Yasmine Bleeth, Ellen Allien, Molly Ringwald, Matteo Garrone, Akira Yamaoka, and Ľuboš Micheľ.

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In Iran

Among people born in Iran, Navid Negahban ranks 390 out of 631Before him are Golshifteh Farahani (1983), Ali Javan (1926), Mahmoud Dowlatabadi (1940), Andranik Eskandarian (1951), Mehdi Taremi (1992), and Ali Parvin (1946). After him are Ali Hatami (1944), Nasser Hejazi (1949), Dariush Shayegan (1935), Ahmad Vahidi (1958), Zahra Rahnavard (1945), and Shahram Nazeri (1950).

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Among ACTORS In Iran

Among actors born in Iran, Navid Negahban ranks 9Before him are Shaun Toub (1963), Mohammad Ali Fardin (1930), Irán Eory (1939), Marshall Manesh (1950), Homayoun Ershadi (1947), and Golshifteh Farahani (1983). After him are Nazanin Boniadi (1979), Leila Hatami (1972), Parviz Parastui (1955), Shahab Hosseini (1974), Tami Stronach (1972), and Jasmin Tabatabai (1967).

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