ACTOR

Rajinikanth

1950 - Today

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Rajinikanth (born Shivaji Rao Gaekwad; 12 December 1950) is an Indian actor, producer and screenwriter who works primarily in Tamil cinema. He has won many awards, including four Tamil Nadu State Film Best Actor Awards and a Filmfare Best Tamil Actor Award. The Government of India has honoured him with the Padma Bhushan (2000) and the Padma Vibhushan (2016). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Rajinikanth has received more than 13,948,850 page views. His biography is available in 49 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 44 in 2019). Rajinikanth is the 2,796th most popular actor (up from 2,986th in 2019), the 363rd most popular biography from India (up from 365th in 2019) and the 30th most popular Indian Actor.

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  • 14M

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  • 61.41

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  • 49

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.65

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 6.29

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among ACTORS

Among actors, Rajinikanth ranks 2,796 out of 10,030Before him are Ed O'Ross, Fritz Kortner, William Levy, Carice van Houten, Martha Hyer, and Roy Rogers. After him are Tori Spelling, Pierre Fresnay, Bruce McGill, Arkady Raikin, Kristanna Loken, and Sanjeev Kumar.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1950, Rajinikanth ranks 212Before him are Kathy Baker, Huey Lewis, David Cassidy, Dann Florek, Martine Aubry, and James Redfield. After him are Bruce McGill, Thomas Gottschalk, Francis Collins, Yang Jiechi, Jadranka Stojaković, and Pedro Juan Gutiérrez.

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In India

Among people born in India, Rajinikanth ranks 363 out of 1,227Before him are Venkatraman Ramakrishnan (1952), Jayant Narlikar (1938), Gupta (240), Mahbub ul Haq (1934), Syama Prasad Mukherjee (1901), and Lakshmi Sahgal (1914). After him are Abdul Sattar Edhi (1928), Sanjeev Kumar (1938), Jaimini (-390), Begum Hazrat Mahal (1820), Satya Nadella (1967), and Guru Har Rai (1630).

Among ACTORS In India

Among actors born in India, Rajinikanth ranks 30Before him are Sridevi (1963), Anil Kapoor (1956), Shammi Kapoor (1931), Vidya Balan (1979), Kajol (1974), and Madhubala (1933). After him are Sanjeev Kumar (1938), Meena Kumari (1933), Prakash Raj (1965), Akshay Kumar (1967), Nutan (1936), and Priyanka Chopra (1982).

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