Patrick Duffy

1949 - Today

Patrick Duffy

Patrick George Duffy (born March 17, 1949) is an American actor, best known for his role on the CBS primetime soap opera Dallas, where he played Bobby Ewing, the youngest son of Miss Ellie and the nicest brother of J.R. Ewing (played by Barbara Bel Geddes and Larry Hagman respectively) from 1978 to 1985 and from 1986 to 1991. Duffy returned to reprise his role as Bobby in a continuation of Dallas, which aired on TNT from 2012 to 2014. He is also well known for his role on the ABC sitcom Step by Step as Mr. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Patrick Duffy has received more than 2,181,215 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,048th most popular actor.

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  • 55.48

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  • 26

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.47

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.05

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Patrick Duffy ranks 1,040 out of 8,832Before him are Kathleen Turner, Eddie Redmayne, Daniel Olbrychski, Ralph Bellamy, Josh Duhamel, and Thomas Kretschmann. After him are Vic Morrow, Sofía Vergara, Sacha Baron Cohen, Michael Biehn, Sterling Hayden, and Angela Bassett.

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Among people born in 1949, Patrick Duffy ranks 92Before him are Billy Gibbons, Ken Wilber, Axel Honneth, Elizabeth George, Victor Garber, and Gary Ridgway. After him are Alan Menken, Annie Leibovitz, Trương Tấn Sang, Mick Taylor, Bo Xilai, and Andy Kaufman.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Patrick Duffy ranks 1,931 out of 12,171Before him are James Dwight Dana (1813), Ralph Bellamy (1904), Merce Cunningham (1919), Josh Duhamel (1972), Johnny Winter (1944), and Jeremy Rifkin (1945). After him are Vic Morrow (1929), Archie Shepp (1937), Michael Biehn (1956), Wayne Shorter (1933), Sterling Hayden (1916), and J. C. R. Licklider (1915).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Patrick Duffy ranks 503Before him are Gene Tierney (1920), Chris Cooper (1951), Barbara Bach (1947), Kathleen Turner (1954), Ralph Bellamy (1904), and Josh Duhamel (1972). After him are Vic Morrow (1929), Michael Biehn (1956), Sterling Hayden (1916), Angela Bassett (1958), Olympia Dukakis (1931), and Paul Rudd (1969).