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Robert Downey Jr.

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Robert John Downey Jr. (born April 4, 1965) is an American actor and producer. His career has been characterized by critical and popular success in his youth, followed by a period of substance abuse and legal troubles, before a resurgence of commercial success later in his career. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Robert Downey Jr. has received more than 40,145,282 page views. His biography is available in 93 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 91 in 2019). Robert Downey Jr. is the 373rd most popular actor (up from 450th in 2019), the 708th most popular biography from United States (up from 840th in 2019) and the 189th most popular American Actor.

Robert Downey Jr. is most famous for his role as Tony Stark in the Iron Man movies.

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  • 40M

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  • 64.33

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 93

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.39

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 6.54

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Robert Downey Jr. ranks 373 out of 9,996Before him are Bourvil, Jürgen Prochnow, Chris Hemsworth, Jamie Lee Curtis, Hugh Jackman, and Robert Hossein. After him are Marina Vlady, John Goodman, Emma Thompson, Gian Maria Volonté, Diana Rigg, and Françoise Dorléac.

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Among people born in 1965, Robert Downey Jr. ranks 10Before him are Bashar al-Assad, Petro Poroshenko, Tedros Adhanom, Salman Khan, Mads Mikkelsen, and Brandon Lee. After him are Gheorghe Hagi, Charlie Sheen, Dr. Dre, Björk, Sarah Jessica Parker, and Brooke Shields.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Robert Downey Jr. ranks 708 out of 18,182Before him are Philip Johnson (1906), Robert E. Howard (1906), Matthew C. Perry (1794), Jules Dassin (1911), Charles Taze Russell (1852), and Scott Joplin (1868). After him are Benjamin Thompson (1753), Edward Adelbert Doisy (1893), Stanley Cohen (1922), Harold Urey (1893), James Rainwater (1917), and Wes Craven (1939).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Robert Downey Jr. ranks 189Before him are Brandon Lee (1965), Tim Robbins (1958), Ellen Burstyn (1932), Don Johnson (1949), Carole Lombard (1908), and Jamie Lee Curtis (1958). After him are John Goodman (1952), Roy Scheider (1932), Frances Farmer (1913), Gloria Swanson (1899), Gene Wilder (1933), and Ryan O'Neal (1941).

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