1950 - Today


Shivaji Rao Gaekwad (born 12 December 1950), known professionally as Rajinikanth, is an Indian actor who works primarily in Tamil cinema. In addition to acting, he has also worked as a producer and screenwriter. He has won many awards, including four Tamil Nadu State Film Best Actor Awards and a Filmfare Best Tamil Actor Award. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Rajinikanth has received more than 11,991,461 page views. His biography is available in 44 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 3,032nd most popular actor.

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  • 46.52

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  • 44

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.61

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 6.04

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Rajinikanth ranks 2,991 out of 8,832Before him are Gérard Lanvin, Madge Sinclair, Ethel Merman, Brian Blessed, Cathy O'Donnell, and Edmund Gwenn. After him are Sabu Dastagir, Ben Barnes, Judith Light, Jim Varney, Catherine O'Hara, and Leif Erickson.

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Among people born in 1950, Rajinikanth ranks 231Before him are Dee Dee Bridgewater, Włodzimierz Cimoszewicz, Andrzej Bartkowiak, Josiane Balasko, Rick Perry, and Gérard Lanvin. After him are Carlos Caszely, Om Puri, Bill Irwin, Renate Stecher, Morgan Fairchild, and Lenny Kuhr.

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In India

Among people born in India, Rajinikanth ranks 368 out of 848Before him are Telesphore Toppo (1939), Kumar Sanu (1957), Ramananda (1400), Bidhan Chandra Roy (1882), Fauja Singh (1911), and Vyjayanthimala Bali (1936). After him are Sabu Dastagir (1924), Shakuntala Devi (1929), Satya Nadella (1967), Om Puri (1950), B. V. Doshi (1927), and Brian Horrocks (1895).

Among ACTORS In India

Among actors born in India, Rajinikanth ranks 35Before him are Rishi Kapoor (1952), Meena Kumari (1933), Sanjeev Kumar (1938), Nutan (1936), Suriya (1975), and Vyjayanthimala Bali (1936). After him are Sabu Dastagir (1924), Om Puri (1950), Akshay Kumar (1967), Sanjay Dutt (1959), Hrithik Roshan (1974), and Bhupen Hazarika (1926).