Sam Heughan

1980 - Today

Sam Heughan

Sam Roland Heughan (; born 30 April 1980) is a Scottish actor and producer. He is best known for his starring role as Jamie Fraser in the Starz historical drama series Outlander (2014–present), for which he won the People's Choice Award for Favorite Cable Sci-Fi/Fantasy TV Actor, the Saturn Award for Best Actor on Television, and received a nomination for the Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Actor in a Drama Series. Heughan also starred in films, such as the spy comedy The Spy Who Dumped Me (2018) and the superhero action film Bloodshot (2020). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sam Heughan has received more than 8,580,405 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 4,303rd most popular actor.

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  • 8.6M

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  • 42.66

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 22

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.70

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.03

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Sam Heughan ranks 4,270 out of 8,832Before him are Chill Wills, Kathleen Robertson, Gary Cole, Matthew Labyorteaux, Mónica Cruz, and Željko Ivanek. After him are Jennifer Saunders, Priscilla Lane, Madge Bellamy, Sean Pertwee, R. G. Armstrong, and Kat Dennings.

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Among people born in 1980, Sam Heughan ranks 94Before him are Katherine Waterston, Zach McGowan, Yasuhito Endō, Fränk Schleck, Tiziano Ferro, and Kareena Kapoor. After him are Chris Owen, Lene Marlin, Gotye, Rachel Nichols, Joris Mathijsen, and Sarah Carter.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Sam Heughan ranks 3,370 out of 5,347Before him are Andy Bell (1964), Jack Butler Yeats (1871), John Polkinghorne (1930), John Kendrew (1917), Margaret Drabble (1939), and Bob Gerard (1914). After him are Jennifer Saunders (1958), Sean Pertwee (1964), Harry Mallin (1892), Bernard Lovell (1913), Joanne Harris (1964), and Karen Spärck Jones (1935).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Sam Heughan ranks 531Before him are Jayne Atkinson (1959), Natalia Tena (1984), Kelly Reilly (1977), Eric Sykes (1923), Shirley Henderson (1965), and Dave Legeno (1963). After him are Jennifer Saunders (1958), Sean Pertwee (1964), Sophie Turner (1996), Tobias Menzies (1974), Moira Shearer (null), and Rebecca Hall (1982).