Salman Khan

1965 - Today

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Abdul Rashid Salim Salman Khan (pronounced [səlˈmɑːn xɑːn]; born 27 December 1965) is an Indian actor, film producer, and television personality who works predominantly in Hindi films. In a career spanning over three decades, Khan has received numerous awards, including two National Film Awards as a film producer, and two Filmfare Awards as an actor. He is cited in the media as one of the most commercially successful actors of Indian cinema. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Salman Khan has received more than 43,041,217 page views. His biography is available in 89 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 87 in 2019). Salman Khan is the 132nd most popular actor (up from 270th in 2019), the 34th most popular biography from India (up from 57th in 2019) and the 5th most popular Indian Actor.

Salman Khan is most famous for being the host of the popular TV show, "Bigg Boss."

Memorability Metrics

  • 43M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 70.36

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 89

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 13.60

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.24

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Salman Khans by language

Over the past year Salman Khan has had the most page views in the with 5,593,573 views, followed by Persian (376,022), and Hindi (228,992). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Zazaki (41,300.00%), Simple English (1,445.10%), and Egyptian Arabic (186.95%)


Among actors, Salman Khan ranks 132 out of 13,578Before him are Klaus Kinski, Robert Forster, Joe Pesci, Lee Van Cleef, Judi Dench, and Dianne Wiest. After him are Bruno Ganz, Donald Sutherland, Irene Papas, Gary Cooper, Gene Hackman, and Ben Kingsley.

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Among people born in 1965, Salman Khan ranks 5Before him are Shah Rukh Khan, J. K. Rowling, Dmitry Medvedev, and Bashar al-Assad. After him are Petro Poroshenko, Mads Mikkelsen, Tedros Adhanom, Gheorghe Hagi, Hans-Dieter Flick, Björk, and Charlie Sheen.

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In India

Among people born in India, Salman Khan ranks 34 out of 1,861Before him are Salman Rushdie (1947), Jahangir (1569), Adi Shankara (788), Aishwarya Rai (1973), Aurangzeb (1618), and Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan (1888). After him are Brahmagupta (598), Kabir (1440), Sathya Sai Baba (1926), Jiddu Krishnamurti (1895), Rani of Jhansi (1828), and Amir Khusrow (1253).

Among ACTORS In India

Among actors born in India, Salman Khan ranks 5Before him are Amitabh Bachchan (1942), Vivien Leigh (1913), Shah Rukh Khan (1965), and Aishwarya Rai (1973). After him are Julie Christie (1940), Mithun Chakraborty (1950), Akshay Kumar (1967), Ajay Devgn (1969), Dharmendra (1935), Shilpa Shetty (1975), and Amrish Puri (1932).

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