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Hiroyuki Tanaka (田中博行, Tanaka Hiroyuki, born November 18, 1964), known professionally as Sabu (サブ), is a Japanese actor and film director. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sabu has received more than 110,984 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Sabu is the 7,823rd most popular actor, the 1,752nd most popular biography from Japan and the 174th most popular Japanese Actor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 110k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 41.63

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 15

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.03

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.95

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Sabus by language

Over the past year Sabu has had the most page views in the with 20,587 views, followed by Russian (9,246), and English (6,483). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Malagasy (126.29%), Malay (63.53%), and Egyptian Arabic (30.72%)


Among actors, Sabu ranks 7,823 out of 13,578Before him are Edward Dillon, Valeria Marini, Bruce Weitz, Clea DuVall, Edward Albert, and Anya Chalotra. After him are Stéphane Freiss, Guinevere Turner, Birce Akalay, Danica Curcic, Aasif Mandvi, and Veerle Baetens.

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Among people born in 1964, Sabu ranks 491Before him are Ron Harper, Erik Breukink, Michael Frontzeck, Dumitru Stângaciu, Carolina Morace, and Emma Chambers. After him are Fofi Gennimata, Gigi Fernández, French Stewart, Buzz Osborne, Ola Lindgren, and Pavlo Yakovenko.

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In Japan

Among people born in Japan, Sabu ranks 1,752 out of 6,245Before him are Naoki Matsuda (1977), Takanohana Kōji (1972), Nobutoshi Canna (1968), Yoshinori Kitase (1966), Sakura Miyawaki (1998), and Byron Howard (1968). After him are Sakon Yamamoto (1982), Yui Hatano (1988), Genki Haraguchi (1991), Yuriko Shima (1959), Katsuo Takaishi (1906), and Keiko Kitagawa (1986).

Among ACTORS In Japan

Among actors born in Japan, Sabu ranks 174Before him are Houko Kuwashima (1975), Hiro Shimono (1980), Noriaki Sugiyama (1974), Yui Aragaki (1988), Hideo Ishikawa (1969), and Nobutoshi Canna (1968). After him are Keiko Kitagawa (1986), Michie Tomizawa (1961), Yoshitsugu Matsuoka (1986), Satomi Ishihara (1986), Kana Hanazawa (1989), and Rie Tanaka (1979).

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