Simon Pegg

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Simon John Pegg (né Beckingham; born 14 February 1970) is an English actor, comedian, screenwriter, and producer. He came to public prominence in the UK as the co-creator of the Channel 4 sitcom Spaced, directed by Edgar Wright. He went on to co-write and star in the Three Flavours Cornetto film trilogy: Shaun of the Dead (2004), Hot Fuzz (2007), and The World's End (2013). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Simon Pegg has received more than 10,148,063 page views. His biography is available in 104 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 103 in 2019). Simon Pegg is the 13th most popular comedian, the 1,078th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 1,102nd in 2019) and the 2nd most popular British Comedian.

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  • 104

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  • 5.09

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  • 6.11

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among comedians, Simon Pegg ranks 13 out of 90Before him are Ellen DeGeneres, Dick Van Dyke, Chevy Chase, George Carlin, Bob Newhart, and Bob Hope. After him are Joan Rivers, Andy Kaufman, Richard Pryor, Henry Winkler, Ricky Gervais, and Don Rickles.

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Among people born in 1970, Simon Pegg ranks 21Before him are Ethan Hawke, Dominic Purcell, Luis Enrique, Naomi Campbell, Claudia Schiffer, and Paul Ryan. After him are Beck, Gianni Infantino, Halit Ergenç, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Marco Pantani, and Fred Durst.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Simon Pegg ranks 1,078 out of 6,924Before him are John Harvard (1607), Ernest Jones (1879), Albert Pierrepoint (1905), Bob Paisley (1919), Nicko McBrain (1952), and Sam Mendes (1965). After him are Lord Randolph Churchill (1849), Elizabeth Tudor (1492), Joan Plowright (1929), Mark Strong (1963), George Robert Gray (1808), and Rodney Robert Porter (1917).

Among COMEDIANS In United Kingdom

Among comedians born in United Kingdom, Simon Pegg ranks 2Before him are Bob Hope (1903). After him are Ricky Gervais (1961), Steve Coogan (1965), Tracey Ullman (1959), and Stephen Merchant (1974).

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