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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. Beginning in 2005, he has 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 24,584,906 page views. His biography is available in 49 different languages on Wikipedia. Tom Selleck is the 99th most popular actor (down from 84th in 2019), the 187th most popular biography from United States (down from 172nd in 2019) and the 48th 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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  • 25M

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  • 71.76

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  • 49

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 9.92

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.68

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Tom Selleck ranks 99 out of 9,996Before him are Charlotte Rampling, Leslie Nielsen, Jason Statham, Michael Gambon, Sidney Poitier, and Pierce Brosnan. After him are Shah Rukh Khan, Gary Cooper, Alec Baldwin, Monica Vitti, Helen Mirren, and Ben Affleck.

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Among people born in 1945, Tom Selleck ranks 11Before him are Franz Beckenbauer, Aung San Suu Kyi, Vince McMahon, Radovan Karadžić, Hans-Adam II, Prince of Liechtenstein, and Eric Clapton. After him are Daniel Ortega, Helen Mirren, Björn Ulvaeus, Jupp Heynckes, Lemmy, and Wim Wenders.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Tom Selleck ranks 187 out of 18,182Before him are Sigourney Weaver (1949), James Monroe (1758), Samuel Colt (1814), Richard Gere (1949), Carl Sagan (1934), and Ray Bradbury (1920). After him are Talcott Parsons (1902), James Madison (1751), Scatman John (1942), Gary Cooper (1901), John Rawls (1921), and Whitney Houston (1963).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Tom Selleck ranks 48Before him are Ava Gardner (1922), Denzel Washington (1954), Jane Fonda (1937), Tom Cruise (1962), Sigourney Weaver (1949), and Richard Gere (1949). After him are Gary Cooper (1901), Alec Baldwin (1958), Ben Affleck (1972), Henry Fonda (1905), Christopher Reeve (1952), and Mel Gibson (1956).

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