Peter Gallagher

1955 - Today

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Peter Killian Gallagher (born August 19, 1955) is an American actor. Since 1980, he has played roles in numerous Hollywood films. He is best known for starring as Sandy Cohen in the television drama series The O.C. from 2003 to 2007, recurring roles such as Deputy Chief William Dodds on Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, Stacey Koons on the Showtime comedy-drama Californication, and Nick on the Netflix series Grace & Frankie. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Peter Gallagher has received more than 5,182,481 page views. His biography is available in 36 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 35 in 2019). Peter Gallagher is the 1,848th most popular actor (down from 1,631st in 2019), the 3,089th most popular biography from United States (down from 2,880th in 2019) and the 889th most popular Actor.

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  • 5.2M

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  • 53.74

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  • 36

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  • 3.43

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.17

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Peter Gallagher ranks 1,848 out of 9,996Before him are Joe Don Baker, Marilyn Chambers, Richard Jordan, Folco Lulli, Oleg Tabakov, and Bruce Boxleitner. After him are Shadia, Aleksander Krupa, Ti Lung, Scott Bakula, John C. Reilly, and Stockard Channing.

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Among people born in 1955, Peter Gallagher ranks 113Before him are John de Mol Jr., Xander Berkeley, Paul Romer, Bruno Conti, Akira Nishino, and Alessandro Altobelli. After him are Siri Hustvedt, Olivier Assayas, Anne Sofie von Otter, Mark Hollis, Thomas Newman, and Kiyoshi Kurosawa.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Peter Gallagher ranks 3,089 out of 18,182Before him are Donald Davidson (1917), Joe Don Baker (1936), Marilyn Chambers (1952), Richard Jordan (1937), Archie Hahn (1880), and Bruce Boxleitner (1950). After him are Michael J. Sandel (1953), Nikki Sixx (1958), Curtis Mayfield (1942), Scott Bakula (1954), John C. Reilly (1965), and Siri Hustvedt (1955).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Peter Gallagher ranks 889Before him are Barbara O'Neil (1910), Daniel Baldwin (1960), Joe Don Baker (1936), Marilyn Chambers (1952), Richard Jordan (1937), and Bruce Boxleitner (1950). After him are Scott Bakula (1954), John C. Reilly (1965), Stockard Channing (1944), Jonathan Groff (1985), Teresa Wright (1918), and Harris Yulin (1937).

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