Tom Selleck

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Thomas William Selleck (; born January 29, 1945) is an American actor. His breakout role was playing private investigator Thomas Magnum in the television series Magnum, P.I. (1980–1988), for which he received five Emmy Award nominations for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series, winning in 1985. Since 2010, Selleck has co-starred as New York City Police Commissioner Frank Reagan in the series Blue Bloods. From 2005–2015, he portrayed troubled small-town police chief Jesse Stone in nine television films based on the Robert B. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Tom Selleck has received more than 29,302,423 page views. His biography is available in 50 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 49 in 2019). Tom Selleck is the 76th most popular actor (up from 99th in 2019), the 153rd most popular biography from United States (up from 187th in 2019) and the 34th most popular American Actor.

Tom selleck is most famous for his role as a detective in the tv show, "Law and Order."

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  • 29M

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  • 73.28

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  • 50

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  • 9.97

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  • 2.65

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among actors, Tom Selleck ranks 76 out of 13,578Before him are Henry Fonda, Johnny Depp, Ian McKellen, Maggie Smith, Jean Marais, and Steven Seagal. After him are Roger Moore, John Wayne, Denzel Washington, Hedy Lamarr, Michael Caine, and Sharon Tate.

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Among people born in 1945, Tom Selleck ranks 12Before him are Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, Vince McMahon, Hans-Adam II, Prince of Liechtenstein, Aung San Suu Kyi, Wim Wenders, and Radovan Karadžić. After him are Eric Clapton, Helen Mirren, Daniel Ortega, Jupp Heynckes, Priscilla Presley, and Ehud Olmert.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Tom Selleck ranks 153 out of 20,380Before him are Carl Rogers (1902), Stan Lee (1922), Ray Charles (1930), David Letterman (1947), Steven Seagal (1952), and John Adams (1735). After him are Francis Ford Coppola (1939), J. D. Salinger (1919), James Monroe (1758), John Wayne (1907), John Steinbeck (1902), and Denzel Washington (1954).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Tom Selleck ranks 34Before him are Brad Pitt (1963), Kirk Douglas (1916), Alan Alda (1936), Henry Fonda (1905), Johnny Depp (1963), and Steven Seagal (1952). After him are John Wayne (1907), Denzel Washington (1954), Sharon Tate (1943), Paul Newman (1925), Judy Garland (1922), and Samuel L. Jackson (1948).

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