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Tom Cruise

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Thomas Cruise Mapother IV (born July 3, 1962) is an American actor and producer. One of the world's highest-paid actors, he has received various accolades, including an Honorary Palme d'Or and three Golden Globe Awards, in addition to nominations for four Academy Awards. His films have grossed over $4 billion in North America and over $11.1 billion worldwide, making him one of the highest-grossing box-office stars of all time.Cruise began acting in the early 1980s and made his breakthrough with leading roles in the comedy film Risky Business (1983) and action film Top Gun (1986). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Tom Cruise has received more than 63,727,280 page views. His biography is available in 105 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 104 in 2019). Tom Cruise is the 89th most popular actor (up from 97th in 2019), the 178th most popular biography from United States (up from 197th in 2019) and the 45th most popular American Actor.

Tom Cruise is most famous for his film roles in the Mission Impossible, Top Gun, Rain Man, and Jerry Maguire.

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  • 72.16

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  • 105

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  • 8.48

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.02

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Tom Cruise ranks 89 out of 9,996Before him are Samuel L. Jackson, Gregory Peck, Ava Gardner, Jean Marais, Denzel Washington, and Jane Fonda. After him are Sigourney Weaver, Judi Dench, Richard Gere, Charlotte Rampling, Leslie Nielsen, and Jason Statham.

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Among people born in 1962, Tom Cruise ranks 1After him are Jim Carrey, Jodie Foster, Mohammed Omar, Cliff Burton, Frank Rijkaard, Ralph Fiennes, Ruud Gullit, Nicolás Maduro, Demi Moore, David Fincher, and Steve Irwin.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Tom Cruise ranks 178 out of 18,182Before him are Denzel Washington (1954), Herman Melville (1819), Herbert Hoover (1874), Harvey Weinstein (1952), Jane Fonda (1937), and William James Sidis (1898). After him are David Lynch (1946), Pearl S. Buck (1892), Sigourney Weaver (1949), James Monroe (1758), Samuel Colt (1814), and Richard Gere (1949).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Tom Cruise ranks 45Before him are Tom Hanks (1956), Samuel L. Jackson (1948), Gregory Peck (1916), Ava Gardner (1922), Denzel Washington (1954), and Jane Fonda (1937). After him are Sigourney Weaver (1949), Richard Gere (1949), Tom Selleck (1945), Gary Cooper (1901), Alec Baldwin (1958), and Ben Affleck (1972).

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