Sammo Hung

1952 - Today

Sammo Hung

Sammo Hung (born 7 January 1952), also known as Hung Kam-bo (洪金寶), is a Hong Kong actor, martial artist, film producer and director, known for his work in many martial arts films and Hong Kong action cinema. He has been a fight choreographer for other actors such as Jackie Chan. Hung is one of the pivotal figures who spearheaded the Hong Kong New Wave movement of the 1980s, helped reinvent the martial arts genre and started the vampire-like jiangshi genre. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sammo Hung has received more than 1,713,412 page views. His biography is available in 36 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 341st most popular actor.

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  • 1.7M

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  • 63.26

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 36

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 8.53

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.39

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Sammo Hung ranks 338 out of 8,832Before him are Alan Arkin, Emmanuelle Riva, Emil Jannings, Tilda Swinton, Ginger Rogers, and Jayne Mansfield. After him are Katie McGrath, Jean Simmons, Montgomery Clift, Charles Laughton, Chow Yun-fat, and Pat Morita.

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Among people born in 1952, Sammo Hung ranks 23Before him are Roger Milla, Sylvia Kristel, John Goodman, Arkan, Douglas Adams, and Anneliese Michel. After him are Jimmy Connors, Jean-Paul Gaultier, David Hasselhoff, Zoran Đinđić, Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani, and Salome Zourabichvili.

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In China

Among people born in China, Sammo Hung ranks 170 out of 921Before him are Yang Chen-Ning (1922), Emperor Ruizong of Tang (662), Guo Jia (170), Emperor Hui of Han (-210), Huineng (638), and Zhu De (1886). After him are Lu Xun (183), Bai Qi (-250), Gwanggaeto the Great (374), Külüg Khan (1281), Chow Yun-fat (1955), and Lin Zexu (1785).

Among ACTORS In China

Among actors born in China, Sammo Hung ranks 4Before him are Jackie Chan (1954), Toshiro Mifune (1920), and Jet Li (1963). After him are Chow Yun-fat (1955), Donnie Yen (1963), Yoshiko Yamaguchi (1920), Run Run Shaw (1907), Stephen Chow (1962), Gong Li (1965), Bolo Yeung (1946), and Shih Kien (1913).